Override CRM dashboard limit to avoid your solution failing

When trying to upload a solution with more than the maximum number of dashboard components.

Message: “The Dashboard that you are trying to save has more components than the maximum number allowed. Remove some components and try again.”



To resolve this issue, you can increase the Dashboard limit using Power

1. Retrieve and set the dashboard limit

  1. Open a Windows PowerShell command window
  2. Add the Microsoft Dynamics CRM Windows PowerShell snap-in:

2. Add-PSSnapin Microsoft.Crm.PowerShell



3. Retrieve the current setting:

$setting = Get-CrmSetting -SettingType DashboardSettings

4. Modify the current setting:

$setting.MaximumControlsLimit = 10

Set-CrmSetting -Setting $setting