Custom Virtual Table provider with CRUD operations: Create, update, view, and delete records using a virtual table and final considerations – part 6 of 6

Hi, after creating a Virtual Table in the part 5, now in this last post of the serie I show you how to create a simple Model-Driven App that include this table so as to test everything! Let’s start with creating a New App: Next, add the Virtual Table to the sitemap with all default components: Finally, publish … Continue reading Custom Virtual Table provider with CRUD operations: Create, update, view, and delete records using a virtual table and final considerations – part 6 of 6

Custom Virtual Table provider with CRUD operations: Creating a virtual table in Dataverse environment – part 5 of 6

Hi, after creating Data Provider in the part 4, now in this fifth post I show you how to create a Virtual Table with all necessary fields and that use the Data Source. Let’s start with creating New Table: Make sure to check Virtual Entity box, select correct Data Source and give correct Schema Name used into … Continue reading Custom Virtual Table provider with CRUD operations: Creating a virtual table in Dataverse environment – part 5 of 6

Custom Virtual Table provider with CRUD operations: Creating data provider and adding plug-ins to the provider – part 4 of 6

Hi,after creating CRUD plug-ins in the part 3, now in this fourth post I show you how to create a Data Provider through Plugin Registration Tool and configure a Data Source. Make sure that you have the latest version of the Plugin Registration Tool that provides support for CRUD operations in Virtual Tables! Let’s start with registering New Data … Continue reading Custom Virtual Table provider with CRUD operations: Creating data provider and adding plug-ins to the provider – part 4 of 6

Custom Virtual Table provider with CRUD operations: Implementing CRUD plug-ins and registering the assembly – part 3 of 6

Hi,after creating a table on Azure SQL database in the part 2, now in this third post I show you how to create a Plug-in Project in Visual Studio to manage the integration with the data source. In this simple PoC, a single project has been created that containing all separtate classes. Let's start with … Continue reading Custom Virtual Table provider with CRUD operations: Implementing CRUD plug-ins and registering the assembly – part 3 of 6

Custom Virtual Table provider with CRUD operations: Creating a table on Azure SQL database – part 2 of 6

Hi,after making an introduction and presenting the scenario in the part 1, in this second post I show you how to create the table that has the goal of representing the external system.In this case I used an Azure SQL database and created a table called Person. The table have following fields: PersonId to store … Continue reading Custom Virtual Table provider with CRUD operations: Creating a table on Azure SQL database – part 2 of 6

Custom Virtual Table provider with CRUD operations: Introduction and scenario – part 1 of 6

Hi,in this series of six posts I will speak about Virtual Tables. I will show you through a simple PoC with a step by step approach the new support of CRUD operations. I would say that a new era of integrating our Dataverse with external systems has just started! If before this update the Virtual … Continue reading Custom Virtual Table provider with CRUD operations: Introduction and scenario – part 1 of 6