With InforCRM version 8.5.1, custom or modified items in the project explorer now show up with a specialized icon to indicate their "Custom" status. Only "Custom" items can be added to bundle manifests. This means that any out of the box item can no longer be bundled. Fortunately, there is an easy way to make Application Architect identify an item as Custom, without having to modify that object.
It is possible to host multiple Infor CRM SLX sites (or other sites) on the same IIS server instance, as long as each site has a unique port and host name combination.
It is sometimes desirable to control the IIS settings for the Infor CRM SLX web client manually, rather than having them set by Application Architect.
There are cases in which you need to adjust the Internet Options on your computer to allow the Infor CRM SLX web client site to function.
Here is quick outline of how to move an Infor CRM SLX database from one instance of SQL to another.
If you can do even a little bit of Infor CRM SLX troubleshooting, you can alleviate many issues without rebooting the whole server.
There are several considerations to take into account when installing a SQL instance on which to host the Infor CRM SLX database.
In Infor CRM SLX, you can edit pick lists either in the Administrator program or in the Administration section of the web client.
Though slightly changed in version 8.5, the procedure for applying an update for Infor CRM SLX within the same version has been largely unchanged for most of the 8.x versions.
The 01 update for Infor CRM SLX 8.5 converts Application Architect to a 64-bit program, which now requires its own connection to the database.
It is advisable to set up a test instance of Infor CRM, so any prospective changes may be applied their first before being implemented in the live database on the production instance.
There may be many routes to the same solution, but here is one method to get a new Manager field into Infor CRM. First and foremost, do this on a test system. Also, backup your database prior to making any changes. In this scenario we want to create a new Support Manager field on the […]
How to add a URL attachment in the Infor CRM web via server-side code
It is necessary to connect Infor CRM SpeedSearch to the database and run indexing before it will be operational.
When setting up new Infor CRM instance, it is advisable to check the Saleslogix Job Server and run a test job.
InforCRM has had the ability to define boolean entity properties as either True/False or Yes/No for a long time, however in a recent project, I found that displaying such an entity property as a bound field in a Data Grid would always display True or False (or nothing, if not set) regardless if it was set as a Yes/No data type.
When setting up Infor CRM, you must set up Windows folder shares for Documents, Library, and possible Synclogs.
If you have enough memory, it is possible to set up the Infor CRM Job Server service for multi-threading, which will prevent a single hung job from blocking the entire job server from processing.
You can use the SQL console or a SQL command to shrink a Infor CRM SQL database log file that has grown too large, but be sure to back up the database first.
As I mentioned in last week’s post, using the Full recovery model in SQL in an Infor CRM database would prevent some data loss in the event of a database failure, but would require more careful management of the SQL logs. In today’s post, I will expand on that. When using the Full recovery model […]