Solved

CRM Attribute Mappings Error

Posted on 2010-08-17
5
461 Views
Last Modified: 2013-11-24
In our Microsoft Dynamics CRM 4.0 system, we have mapped a number of the attributes of two custom entities; however, all but one of the fields actually maps when we are using the system.

At this point, what would be the troubleshooting steps, as I have already ensured it was properly mapped, published, etc.? Are there particular types of fields/values that cannot be mapped?
0
Comment
Question by:rdracer58
  • 3
  • 2
5 Comments
 
LVL 7

Expert Comment

by:stacko111
ID: 33454829
What types are the attributes you are trying to map? I.e. nvarchar, picklist etc.
0
 

Author Comment

by:rdracer58
ID: 33454856
ID records - entity 1 has an associated Supplier record, and we want the supplier ID mapped to the supplier field in entity 2.
0
 
LVL 7

Expert Comment

by:stacko111
ID: 33454908
Ok so that sounds like the Suppler ID on Entity 1 is a lookup field - is that correct? Is the Supplier ID on entity 2 also a lookup field?
0
 

Author Comment

by:rdracer58
ID: 33454966
Correct, lookup field on both entities.
0
 
LVL 7

Accepted Solution

by:
stacko111 earned 500 total points
ID: 33455144
Well they are both custom entities so I'm not sure that the lookup would map - I think they would need to be in a Parent/Child situation for it it work. You could try this javascript on this post to achieve the lookup population: http://www.nathaneccles.com/?p=1090

I haven't been able to test this as I don't have your situation in my setup.
0

Featured Post

PRTG Network Monitor: Intuitive Network Monitoring

Network Monitoring is essential to ensure that computer systems and network devices are running. Use PRTG to monitor LANs, servers, websites, applications and devices, bandwidth, virtual environments, remote systems, IoT, and many more. PRTG is easy to set up & use.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

On Sep 22nd 2014 Microsoft released Update Rollup 1 for Microsoft Dynamics CRM 2013 Service Pack 1 and back in July Update Rollup 3 was released.  So we now have:   Update Rollup 1Update Rollup 2Update Rollup 3Service Pack 1Update Rollup 1 for S…
Get to know the ins and outs of building a web-based ERP system for your enterprise. Development timeline, technology, and costs outlined.
This Micro Tutorial will give you a basic overview how to record your screen with Microsoft Expression Encoder. This program is still free and open for the public to download. This will be demonstrated using Microsoft Expression Encoder 4.
This Micro Tutorial hows how you can integrate  Mac OSX to a Windows Active Directory Domain. Apple has made it easy to allow users to bind their macs to a windows domain with relative ease. The following video show how to bind OSX Mavericks to …

863 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question

Need Help in Real-Time?

Connect with top rated Experts

24 Experts available now in Live!

Get 1:1 Help Now