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Parsing and Validating Phone Numbers in CRM 2011

First off, I would like to thank Joe Gill for getting me started down the right path.  In fact, I'm going to suggest that everyone click that link so you can use his helpful screenshots to navigate where to put the JS I'm about to post. 

In any case, I had not seen a full example of parsing a phone number in CRM 2011 as I had with CRM 4.0.  Since it is such a common need, I decided to make my own.  The following code will strip out all special characters, check and make sure it's a valid set of numbers, and then push it back to the field, parsed properly.  This is limited to 10-digit phone numbers at the moment, but the core structure should be easily expanded if you need different types of validation.

The nice thing is, this can point at any entity, and any attribute that holds a phone number.  I strongly recommend adding this to your standard JS library for all CRM 2011 projects.

function validatePhone(context)
{

var phone =context.getEventSource().getValue();
var sTmp = phone.replace(/[^0-9]/g, "");
phoneRegex = /^\d{10}$/;

if( !sTmp.match( phoneRegex ) )
   {
   event.returnValue = false;
   alert("Phone must contain 10 numbers.") ;
   }
else
  {
   var sTmpClean =  "(" + sTmp.substr(0, 3) + ") " + sTmp.substr(3, 3) + "-" + sTmp.substr(6, 4);
   context.getEventSource().setValue(sTmpClean);
  }
}


Posted by Wayne Walton on Wednesday, June 22, 2011 4:34 PM
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Microsoft Dynamics CRM 4.0 Update Rollup 4 released

Why is seems like just yestarday we were posting about Update Rollup 3, and here comes Rollup 4!

 

You can find the KB article here: http://support.microsoft.com/kb/968176 

The actual files are here: http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?displaylang=en&FamilyID=0ddf8e83-5d9c-4fe7-9ae6-f2713a024071#filelist  

Don't forget the updated help files!

One quick addendum, make sure you clear your Internet Explorer cache after installing on both the server and the client side.


Posted by Wayne Walton on Monday, May 11, 2009 2:16 PM
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Microsoft Dynamics CRM 4.0 Update Rollup 3 released

While at Convergence last week, Microsoft went ahead and released Update Rollup 3 for CRM 4.0.  You can get it here.

A few important notes:

  • Importing and exporting customizations is supported between servers with Update Rollup 2 and 3, but not supported between Release, Rollup 1 and Rollup 3. 
  • The CRM for Outlook Client has some memory usage issues resolved.
  • Performance issues with CRM related to the email router have been resolved.

Categories: CRM
Posted by Wayne Walton on Tuesday, March 17, 2009 10:26 AM
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Useful CRM links

For those of you who are looking for resources to help with CRM issues, or just to keep up on the news of CRM, I wanted to provide a few links.

So I hope that helps anyone looking for solutions and/or community for CRM.  If you are in LinkedIn, there are numerous CRM groups there as well.

Finally, Update Rollup 2 for CRM 4.0 has been released!  Get those patches up and running.


Categories: CRM
Posted by Wayne Walton on Thursday, January 22, 2009 11:30 AM
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