Using Plugin Trace Log to Trace Plugin Exceptions in Dynamics 365

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In Dynamics 365, you can add tracing to your code to assist with troubleshooting.

To do this, in your plugin, add the code:

ITracingService tracingService = (ITracingService)serviceProvider.GetService(typeof(ITracingService));

Then add a line to do the trace:

tracingService.Trace("This is a trace.");

Next, go to System Settings to actually turn tracing on in the system:

Under Customization, you can set the tracing level.

The trace writes to the Plugin Trace Log, which we can view under Advanced Find:



Carl de Souza is a developer and architect focusing on Microsoft Dynamics 365, Power BI, Azure, and AI.

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