Dynamics 365 — quick way to get the unique name of an instance

Sometimes you need to get the unique name of a Dynamics 365 environment. In my example, we have a data mover tool where we specify the orgId and it can import different data into different environments.

You can go to Setting →customisation →developer resources to get the unique name but I find this a tedious and slow way.

I have been using the awesome XRMToolBox tool SQL 4 CDS from Mark Carrington recently.

  • It allows you to query, update, insert and delete from all the…