Best of 2023 Release Wave 1

Episode 123: Markus Erlandsson and Heidi Neuhauser have a chat about news from Microsoft over the coming 6 months. Both go through their best of 2023 release wave

Ability to delete users from environments

Approve mailbox without admin

Power Pipelines

use natural Language to create flows

New look and feel

Associate activities with other activities

Drag and drop to build responsive pages more easily

Manage Power pages ALM using solutions

Prevent messages fatigue

Store cloud flow execution history in Microsoft Dataverse

Use versioning for solution cloud flows

Validate email on lead

Microsoft Dataverse (legacy) connector (CDS 2.0 connector) for Power Automate flows will be deprecated and replaced with another connector

2021 Release Wave 1

Markus Erlandsson

Episode 98: Markus Erlandsson talks about his favourite parts of 2021 Release wave 1, within the application that he spends most of his time. First its Power apps, and then its Sales, Customer Service, Marketing and then some Canvas Apps to finish it off.


Power Apps

New Relevance Search experience:

Right side form:

App notifications:

Async save event:


Improvements to Pipeline:,

The new right side panel form, again:

Business Insights in calls:

Automation and adaptive sequences:


Scheduling include appointments:

Update closed cases:


AB Testing:

Canvas Apps

Export PDF:

Improved debugging capabilities:

Best of 2020 Release Wave 2 with Dian Taylor

Dian Taylor

Episode 93: Markus Erlandsson talks to Dian Taylor from RSM about the upcoming 2020 release wave 2. Dian starts with talking about news in Field Service, then continues to Power Plattform, Sales, then finally ends with a recommendation to move to Unified Interface now, otherwise, you are missing out.


Dian Taylor is a Microsoft Business Applications MVP and Dynamics 365 CE Presales Director at RSM. She is a seasoned pre-sales and implementation consultant specializing in Microsoft Dynamics 365 Customer Engagement since 2011. Dian has been involved in solution designing, implementing, configuring and customizing several complex scenarios in various industry sectors. She has the unique ability to clarify CRM strategies and objectives: modeling and optimizing business processes, defining user requirements, designing fit for purpose and cost effective CRM solutions.  D365-CE modules: Sales, Custer Service, Marketing, Field Service, Project Service Automation, & Omni channel. Dian also works with Power Platform components like Power Automate, Power Virtual Agent, etc.


Best of 2020 Release Wave 1 with Gustaf Westerlund

Gustaf Westerlund
Gustaf Westerlund

Episode 87: Markus Erlandsson talks to Gustaf Westerlund about 2020 Release wave 1 where Gustaf takes us through his best of list on the new things that are coming

  • Team Member restrictions enforcement
  • Power Automate and UI Flows
  • Quick find
  • First party app feature restrictions
  • AI builder
  • Backup restore, with more things
  • Maker experience improvements
  • Power Apps Portals
  • Case resolution close dialog
  • Data integrations
  • Canvas components are generally available
  • Forecasting improvements
  • Kanban board
  • Use business process flows in Office 365 apps


Gustaf Westerlund, 8xMVP, Founder, CIO and Principal Consultant of CRM-Konsulterna. Primarily works as Solution Architect, bridging the gap between business and tech. With a deep understanding of both what it means to run a business and over 15 years experience of implementing Dynamics CRM/365 involved in probably close to 200 projects he has extensive experience from almost all industries and all sizes of business and organizations. Loves community and co-founded the Swedish Dynamics 365 User group and never misses any of the larger user group summits. Humanist that loves people and their ability to fully become their potential. Truly believes everyone has a place, they just need to find it!


Gustafs blog on Team Member License

Gustafs MVP page