Contents tagged with FetchXML
today I want to write few words about Quering CRM data. I discovered as started FetchXML.
Initially I was ver sceptical about xml for quering data. First of all because of debugging xml is something that I dislike, also I prefer SQL or Linq, and was quite puzzled, why we can need FetchXML.
But with time I realized that with FetchXML you can easily do grouping operations on Dynamics CRM data. And that is something that can make life of developer easier.
Consider following xml for FetchXML:
<fetch distinct='false' mapping='logical' aggregate='true'>
<attribute name='statecode' groupby='true' alias='state' />
<attribute name= … more