Installing the free Dashboard Reports control

Although it is possible to use an IFrame component on a Dynamics CRM dashboard to show an existing report, the team at Microsoft Dynamics Labs has released a free Dashboard Reports control for Microsoft Dynamics CRM 2011. Using this control instead of a standard IFrame creates a cleaner look to the final embedded report.

Getting ready

The Dashboard Reporting Control for Microsoft Dynamics CRM 2011 is freely available on the Microsoft Dynamics Marketplace website and works with both Dynamics CRM online and on-premise deployments. This recipe covers the steps to install and test the solution package.

How to do it...

Carry out the following steps in order to complete this recipe:

  1. Navigate to the Settings ...

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