Kris Halsrud’s Blog

Kris Halsrud on development and Integration with CRM and Development.

Infor CRM Contour Geocode mapping

Starting in Infor CRM 8.3.04 they added a feature called Contour which can utilize either Google or Bing mapping APIs to geocode the ADDRESS table in Infor CRM and then allow you to map addresses and find other close records. Scott Weber has a nice demo of all the features here. I wanted to get […]

How to Update Data with Update-able Recordsets

This was an oldie but a goodie that I originally wrote for slxdeveloper.com way, way back in 2005! While most of my work is geared towards developing in the web client now, every once in a while I have to dust of the VBScript brain cells and remember out how to do these things. In […]

Resize the Lookup Popup in the Infor CRM Web Client

In the Infor CRM web client the lookup control’s popup dialog defaults to being something like 750px wide. Sometimes this may not be wide enough to incorporate a lookup whose grid contains a lot of columns. You can modify this behavior by extending the base sDataLookup widget. In a previous post I talked about how […]

Error with Currency Controls in Infor CRM Web 8.3.08

I recently have run into a really frustrating behavior of the Currency control in the Infor CRM web client. Running in an 8.3.08 system, the following issues exist out of the box: If you bring up the edit screen for an Opportunity Product, you can see this issue with the Currency control. By default this […]

Infor CRM 8.3.06 Proximity Search Sorting Error

In the web client there is now a proximity search to find records within a specified distance of one another. There are 2 proximity searches- one for account and one for contacts. This functionality is in 2 custom smart parts both in the ProximitySearch folder: ContactDistanceSearch.ascx AccountDistanceSearch.ascx Searching on the Contact version has a problem […]

“Service Sage.Platform.Application.IEntityContextService is not available in the current context” in Infor CRM web client

If you are trying to navigate to a page in the Infor CRM web client and get a message of: We apologize for the inconvenience, but your request cannot be completed. Service Sage.Platform.Application.IEntityContextService is not available in the current context. Fear not, nothing is wrong with your system. It is an unhandled error that is […]

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