dotConnect for Dynamics CRM Compatibility

Framework Compatibility

The provider works with .NET Frameworks 4.0, 4.5, 4.6, 4.7, and 4.8. The product is compatible with ADO.NET Entity Framework v4 - v6 and Entity Framework Core.

IDE Compatibility

dotConnect for Dynamics CRM can be used with the following development environments:

  • Microsoft Visual Studio 2019 release and preview
  • Microsoft Visual Studio 2017
  • Microsoft Visual Studio 2015
  • Microsoft Visual Studio 2013
  • Microsoft Visual Studio 2012
  • Microsoft Visual Studio 2010


Microsoft Visual Studio Industry Program


There are some limitations in Express Editions of Visual Studio. The following features are not available: provider add-in, automatic toolbox components registration and DDEX integration. As an exclusion, Visual Web Developer 2010 supports DDEX features.

Devart Data Providers Compatibility

Since Devart data providers use a common assembly (Devart.Data.dll), it is necessary to make sure that all installed data providers are compatible.