From the Microsoft Dynamics 365 / CRM Blogs: Online Authentication; Plug-in error; Error generating Excel; Custom apps

In this roundup from the Microsoft Dynamics 365/CRM blogs

  • Dynamics 365 online authenticate with user credentials
  • System.Aggregateexception: one or more errors occurred (Dynamics CRM/Dynamics 365 Customer Engagement plug-in)
  • Failed to generate Excel: an error occurred
  • Custom Apps - can we stop messing with the navigation?

Dynamics 365 online authenticate with user credentials

On the Magnetism blog, John Towgood stated that Integrating with Microsoft Dynamics 365 Online is pretty clear-cut because it exposes Web API endpoints.

The most difficult part, however, is authenticating. The reason: Dynamics 365 Online uses OAuth 2.0 as an authentication method and a valid access bearer token issued by Microsoft Azure Active Directory is needed and used in every HTTP requests to the Web API.


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