In CRM 2011/2013 you can create really great dashboards with charts, list and/or webresources.
Everything works great except if you want to add more than 6 controls on one dashboard.
As long as you add controls to in the designer, there is no cloud on the sky.
But if you save you get an error saying you can’t add more than 6 controls.
Using Window Power Shell we can change the limit.
- Open the Windows Power Shell command window
- Add the Microsoft Dynamics CRM PowerShell snap-in using
- Run the following 3 commands
$setting = Get-CrmSetting -SettingType DashboardSettings
$setting.MaximumControlsLimit = 10
Set-CrmSetting -Setting $setting