Configuring Map View for Entity List in Portal in Dynamics 365

Let us create a custom entity having latitude and longitude fields (floating point data type) in it. These fields are required for configuring Map View for the entity list.

For e.g. Location is our custom entity.

We have 2 record created and have the entity list configured for the Active Location view.

Entity List for the Location custom entity on the portal :-

Open the Entity List record, go to Map View tab and check Map Enabled check box.

Configure Latitude, Longitude field.

The InfoBox title and description field will be used for the info box that pops up when hovered over the pushpin.

For Credentials, get the Bing Map key

https://www.bingmapsportal.com/

Default Center Latitude and Longitude would define the center point for the map.On refreshing the portal page, it shows the Map with the 2 records as push pin along with the records detail and Get Directions button

Info Box

Hope it helps..


Author: Nishant Rana

I love working in and sharing everything about Microsoft.NET technology !

4 thoughts on “Configuring Map View for Entity List in Portal in Dynamics 365”

  1. hi nishant ,

    thanks for your this blog on map view. Can you guide me to Calendar view please . I have followed all the required steps to enable calendar view on entity list but its still showing in grid format only.

    thanks!

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