How to use Dataflows in data migration

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In this post I will show you how to use Dataflows as a data migration tool to do initial data load/sync of the accounts from the source system to the target. My initial plan was to do both Account and Contact migration in this post as well as talking about how to do an incremental/delta sync. But this post is long enough just talking about using dataflows for data migration initial sync. This will therefore be at least three-part series and in part two I will outline how to migrate the contacts and keeping the correct relationship.… Read More

I love to learn but my passion is teaching and helping others

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I have always been curious and wanted to explore the world learn new things and gain new experiences. I started early to learn this new thing called HTML to be able to create homepages for the internet. This was in 1996/7 or so and I had started to help friends and family to “put the internet in their PCs”. This was the task of installing a dial-up modem in the PC and doing both software and hardware configurations, dealing with the hardware jumpers was a real thing back then.… Read More

Dynamics 365 and Power Platform demo data

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When you deploy a new environment there is no data in any of the new tables, that is also the case when you select to deploy some sample and Dynamics 365 apps. But loading sample data is very easy and is done in a few steps via the environment settings.… Read More

Power Platform – Copy an Environment

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The “Environment management” in the Power Platform admin center has a featur to copy one environment over another. It is worth noting that the full copy option is time consuming.… Read More

Is there a future for Dynamics 365 on-prem?

Hosting D365 on-prem is falling way behind the development and new features in the cloud version. The two main areas are financials and functionality. The future is in the cloud for D365 like many other applications from Microsoft. Read my take on the future of D365 on-pem vs. the cloud.… Read More

A new podcast dedicated to tech in Iceland

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I have started a podcast with my good friend and coworker Gísli Guðmundsson.

We are talking about technology, azure, and powerful platform and what we can do with it. We will have Icelandic guest stars with some great stories to hear about; however, the only issue is that everything will be in Icelandic.… Read More

Power Platform and Application Lifecycle Management – PP & ALM

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The ALM is the key to a successful implementation, delivery and maintenance of any software application or product that a group of people work on. This post is about the ALM for Power Platform applications… Read More

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