Find pending workflow instances

Persons who need to approve workflows or take other actions might not always be available due to vacation or illness. There is an option for workflow delegation in Microsoft Dynamics 365 Finance and Operations, but that is not a guarantee that all workflow instances are directed to the delegated user. Already assigned workflow instances will not be automatically delegated. When the user will return to work, the workflow instances are also not assigned back in the standard application. A system administrator can re-assign the pending workflows, but this is a tedious job. Due to a high volume of pending workflows and not having the user on the list page, you might think you need to loop through all pending workflow messages check the details one by one. In this post, you will get a guide on how to quickly find pending workflow instances for a particular user.

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Inventory transactions archive

In March 2021, Microsoft released a preview for the archival of inventory transactions. The feature is useful for customers having a lot of inventory transactions. To prevent having performance issues when querying inventory transactions or using them in calculations for summary, Microsoft now made the option to archive inventory transactions. I spent some time reading the documentation and trying out the solution. In this post, I will share my findings related to testing the feature and what exactly is happening under the hood.

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Excel to Purchase orders

In this post, I will share a Power Automate Flow example. This example is importing data from Microsoft Excel into Microsoft Dynamics 365 Supply Chain Management. It has an example of how to import multiple purchase orders and lines. Besides, it has some logic and special field handling. The example is also shared as a download.

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