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Sync new Field with Outlook RRS feed

  • Question

  • Hi all,


    I was able to add new Field to contact form in MS CRM 4.0 , but unfortunately i was unable to map this field into outlook. so next time the user input some data it should automatically sync it into outlook and the way around.

    Can someone help me on this please?

    hussain
    Wednesday, March 11, 2009 12:30 PM

Answers

  • Not possible unfortunately. The mapping between Outlook and CRM is hard coded.

    Leon Tribe
    Want to hear me talk about all things CRM? Check out my blog
    • Proposed as answer by Leon TribeMVP Wednesday, March 11, 2009 12:53 PM
    • Marked as answer by Jim Glass Jr Monday, March 16, 2009 4:15 PM
    Wednesday, March 11, 2009 12:53 PM

All replies

  • Not possible unfortunately. The mapping between Outlook and CRM is hard coded.

    Leon Tribe
    Want to hear me talk about all things CRM? Check out my blog
    • Proposed as answer by Leon TribeMVP Wednesday, March 11, 2009 12:53 PM
    • Marked as answer by Jim Glass Jr Monday, March 16, 2009 4:15 PM
    Wednesday, March 11, 2009 12:53 PM
  • can a outlook Macro be written to set the values in the custom fields
    Ex : crmid,crmlinkstate. or is there any other work around like adding a custom adding from visual studio to outlook.

    Greatly appreciated if a resource can be given to the VBA code i am not a skilled developer
    Sahan
    Wednesday, March 11, 2009 9:42 PM
  • I Still need some help on this please!!!!

    Could you help me Guys???
    hussain
    Tuesday, June 2, 2009 3:02 PM
  • Hi Hussain,

    you cann't map new fields from CRM to outlook.
    Here can you find a list of all fields, that are mapped between outlook und crm:

     

    http://blogs.msdn.com/crm/archive/2006/07/03/655714.aspx


    Viele Grüße

    Michael Sulz
    axcentro GmbH
    • Proposed as answer by Michael Sulz Tuesday, June 2, 2009 4:23 PM
    Tuesday, June 2, 2009 4:23 PM