Web Resource Upload Utility for Microsoft CRM 2011

I needed to upload a bunch of icons into a CRM Online trial today so thought I would refresh myself on the Web Resource Upload Utility included in the SDK.  Hit a couple of connection snags which I thought I would share here…

The Utility is available at this location:

\sdk\tools\webresourceutility\bin\Debug\WebResourceUtility.exe

When connecting to CRM Online you will need to enter credentials like this:

(note: the Organisation and the Server URL formats)

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If you get this error…  There is an error in XML document (5, 5)”

… follow these instructions:  http://skynetr.wordpress.com/2012/04/24/crm-2011-error-there-is-an-error-in-xml-document-5-5/

Browse to the folder containing the files you want to upload into your CRM as Web Resources and then select your files and click the “Add Files to Web Resources” button in the middle of the screen:

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Your files will appear in the lower grid.  Highlight them and then click the “Upload Selected” button.

Done Smile

 

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3 thoughts on “Web Resource Upload Utility for Microsoft CRM 2011

  1. Safi

    I didnt know that we have a handy tool inside SDK folder. i will give a try now. Thanks for sharing !…

    Reply
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  3. Terri Harman

    Thanks for the information. However, my server uses https:// protocol and the Web Resource Upload Utility is using http:// . How can I change that default?

    Reply

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