How to Specify a Filename For Your Exported Reports in Microsoft Dynamics CRM 2011

As you probably already know, there’s no built-in way to specify the filename of a report you want to export to PDF, Excel, Word, etc. Then a colleague pointed me to this article.  First off, the code for the below solution can be downloaded here. This one took a while …

Cross Domain Request Workarounds (Updated)

When trying to access your data tier, you [may] encounter the browser’s built in security feature that does not allow you to make XMLHttpRequest object requests to a different domain (see Same Origin Policy). UPDATE 10-24-2012: To get CORS working in IE8 and IE9, use XDomainRequest using the object’s onload …