This package contains the official SDK tools authored by the Microsoft Dynamics 365 team.
The included command line tools are installed in the project's bin\coretools folder.

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Release Notes

This package contains tools for the Dynamics 365 (online and on-premises). These tools may be used for application and solution development. The Microsoft .NET Framework 4.5.2 must be installed on the computer where these tools are to execute.

For information about downloading the tools, see
Updated for CDS/XRM release
Fixed an issue in SolutionPackager.exe where it was incorrectly adding a visualizations node to savedqueries nodes Updated for CDS/XRM release
           Updated with Xrm.Tooling.Connector support
           Added new dependencies for Xrm.Tooling.Connector.dll Adding missing file for interactive use of CrmServiceUtil.  Will enabled the /il switch. 9.0 Initial Release
           9.0 Initial Release
               Major updates to solution packager to support new component types. *note: SolutionPackager 8.x is not compatible with all component types in 9.x +
               New interfaces to support certificate based auth.
               Added support to skip discovery
               Added Clone connection support of OAuth based connections
               Added New Authentication type to support externally hosted auth.
               **Note: Interface for Xrm.Tooling.Connector is *NOT* Final. there are new API interfaces that will be surfaced before GA.
               Seveal preformance updates.
       Fix to memory leak in Microsoft.Xrm.Tooling.Connector.TraceLoggerBase.  Trace Listener collection would not be released within a process over a very long time frame over multiple connections. This would manifest as increasing memory consumption over a very long period.
       Fix cleans this up on the .dispose() call on the CrmServiceClient.
       Note: if you have built your own logger based on the Microsoft.Xrm.Tooling.Connector.TraceLoggerBase, you must call .dispose() when you are done with it to clean up the listener collection assigned to it.
       Addressed an issue with customers who use optionset type generators and or linq class access that do not have a handler to define type enum’s for optionsets.  This update will provide support for older behaviors in addition to supporting developer who use enum based optionset generators
           CrmSvcUtil.exe :
               Updated to correct version of crmsvcutil for the current version of CRM that exposes all command line switches
               Fixes in dependency mapper and that caused issues with some solutions Fix of dependency issue in nuget package. Now properly requires .net 4.5.2 as a baseline Refreshed from current release
       Fixed site map packing issue in solutionpackager.exe
       8.2.0: Removed Deprecated Assemblies and Executables. Updated to current bits. Updated the Microsoft.IdentityModel.Clients.ActiveDirectory assemblies as required by the Xrm Tooling assemblies.
       8.1.0: CRM Online 2016 Update 1
       8.1-preview: Pre-release CRM Online 2016 Update 1 UR1 (Update Rollup 1) with customer related hotfix
       8.0.2: UR1 (Update Rollup 1)
       8.0.1: GA (General Availability)
       8.0.0: RTM release

* The CrmSvcUtil.exe program has been updated with additional command line parameters. For more information, run the program with no parameters to see the online help.


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Simple and Lightweight deployment task runner for Dynamics 365
MSBuild.Xrm.SourceControl provides a simple but powerful method for extracting Dynamics 365 customisations. The extension uses PowerShell scripts that can seamlessly extract customisations from a Dynamics 365 instance and then subsequently rebuild them into a zipped Solution file ready for import when necessary. The scripts use the SolutionPackager.exe tool provided by the Dynamics 365 SDK. It supports file mappings, managed and unmanaged solutions, and the export of AutoNumber and Calendar settings. Please find the documentation through the Project Site link.
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An open-source library for building Dynamics CRM XRM solutions using Script#, jQuery & Knockoutjs.
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Version History

Version Downloads Last updated 117,954 7/15/2020 16,331 7/1/2020 73,564 6/12/2020 17,597 6/2/2020 26,453 4/20/2020 154 4/20/2020 174,150 3/25/2020 83,327 2/11/2020 47,297 12/18/2019 19,463 12/5/2019 17,656 11/7/2019 5,863 10/25/2019 85,910 10/16/2019 17,763 9/11/2019 77,249 5/23/2019 108,985 4/3/2019 52,214 2/28/2019 9,095 2/7/2019 107,973 9/20/2018 8,663 9/17/2018 29,623 7/6/2018 150,087 11/15/2017 1,864 10/23/2017 52,181 8/29/2017 46,366 4/12/2017 2,849 3/22/2017 1,231 3/3/2017 2,627 12/10/2016
8.2.0 4,315 11/3/2016 30,275 5/26/2016 928 5/9/2016
8.1.0-preview 664 4/21/2016 4,146 2/22/2016
8.0.2 603 2/20/2016
8.0.1 24,064 12/15/2015
8.0.0 1,612 12/3/2015
8.0.0-preview2 478 11/23/2015
7.1.1 5,137 8/21/2015
7.1.0 3,260 4/28/2015
7.1.0-preview 520 3/17/2015
7.0.1 3,184 3/10/2015 2,137 1/14/2015 838 12/3/2014 752 12/2/2014
7.0.0 1,015 10/23/2014
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