[Tip] Get help on Microsoft.Xrm.Data.Powershell module functions
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Apr 18, 2023 8:30 PM

[Tip] Get help on Microsoft.Xrm.Data.Powershell module functions

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Microsoft.Xrm.Data.PowerShell module is an open source library using which you can seamlessly connect to Datavesre API from PowerShell

Microsoft.Xrm.Data.PowerShell module is an open source library using which you can seamlessly connect to Datavesre API from PowerShell script and carry out Create, Read, Update, and Delete (CRUD) operations.

I’ve been using Microsoft.Xrm.Data.PowerShell module in my Azure DevOps pipelines to perform custom actions.

In this article, I will show you a quick way to get the list of all available functions in Microsoft.Xrm.Data.PowerShell module and the syntax of each function using PowerShell console.

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What is Microsoft.Xrm.Data.Powershell?

Microsoft.Xrm.Data.Powershell is a PowerShell module that provides a set of cmdlets (pronounced “command-lets”) for working with Microsoft Dynamics 365 Customer Engagement (CE) data using PowerShell scripts. This module is part of the Microsoft Power Platform and is designed to help developers and system administrators automate common tasks in Dynamics 365 CE.

With Microsoft.Xrm.Data.Powershell, you can perform various operations on Dynamics 365 CE data such as creating, retrieving, updating, and deleting records, as well as managing security roles and permissions, workflows, and plugins. This module uses the Dynamics 365 CE Web API to interact with the Dynamics 365 CE database.

Overall, Microsoft.Xrm.Data.Powershell is a powerful tool for automating repetitive tasks in Dynamics 365 CE, and can help improve productivity and efficiency for developers and system administrators working with the platform.

Questions and Answers about Microsoft 365

To get help for a PowerShell cmdlet, type Get-Help followed by the cmdlet name, such as: Get-Help Get-Process . Conceptual help articles in PowerShell begin with about, such as aboutComparison_Operators.

The entire Microsoft Dynamics CRM is designed around the following functional modules.. Sales.Marketing.Service Management.

The Get-Command cmdlet gets all commands that are installed on the computer, including cmdlets, aliases, functions, filters, scripts, and applications. Get-Command gets the commands from PowerShell modules and commands that were imported from other sessions.

Customer relationship management (CRM) is a set of integrated, data-driven software solutions that help manage, track, and store information related to your company's current and potential customers.