Have you ever wondered if it is possible to search for a CRM record using its GUID in Dynamics 365? Well, the answer is both NO and YES.

NO, it is not possible to search for a record by its GUID in Advanced Find and in Quick view search. However, it is possible to search for a record by its GUID using Edit filters functionality in model-driven app.

The tutorial provides a comprehensive explanation of the three different places to search for records, including Advanced Find search, Quick view search, and Edit the view with advanced filter queries. Using functionality three, it is possible to search by GUID for a record and correspondingly reflect the search criteria if the record with the specified GUID exists in the table.

Overall, this post aims to give Dynamics 365 users useful insights into searching for a record using a GUID in Dynamics 365, thus improving data searchability efficiency.

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