How To Enable MS CRM Tracing with PowerShell

Like any other application installed on Windows whenever we need to investigate and troubleshoot some issues event viewer and IIS logs (for web applications) are the first place to start.

But where developers and operations, in general, work together is when the cause is not obvious and for important application such as Microsoft Dynamics CRM is required to enable its tracing logs. Continue reading “How To Enable MS CRM Tracing with PowerShell”

How to Manage Log Files Retention with PowerShell

Every application offers some sort of logging feature and different ways to configure it.  It’s a cornerstone the software life-cycle from the moment the app is developed, tested, deployed, even more on a daily production usage and support.  One characteristic of the logging process is for how much time do I need to keep my log files, in three words the retention period.

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