Thursday, March 17, 2011

Connecting to CRM 2011 Online

Connecting to CRM 2011 in the Cloud is trickier than connecting to CRM 2011 On Premise.

Check c:\Program Files to see if you have Windows Identity Foundation. If not you will need to install it.

You need to get some device credentials and this is done using a utility in the CRMSDK called DEVICEREGISTRATION. Go to \sdk\tools\deviceregistration directory and load deviceregistration.csproj. Compile the application and navigate to the \bin\debug folder. Open a command window and type

deviceregistration.exe /operation:Register