Error message when you import an organization in Microsoft Dynamics CRM 4.0: "The type or namespace name 'InvokeDotNetAssembly' does not exist in the namespace 'Microsoft.Crm.Workflow'"

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Symptoms
You have an organization that contains workflow rules in Microsoft Dynamics CRM 4.0. The workflow rules contain the following:
  • Steps that execute an assign action.
  • A step that performs an action in a CRM Workflow .NET assembly.
When you try to import the organization, you receive the following error message:
The type or namespace name 'InvokeDotNetAssembly' does not exist in the namespace 'Microsoft.Crm.Workflow'.
Resolution
This problem is fixed in the latest cumulative update rollup for Microsoft Dynamics CRM 4.0. For more information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
949256 Microsoft Dynamics CRM 4.0 updates and hotfixes
Status
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section.
More information
For more information about software update terminology, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
824684 Description of the standard terminology that is used to describe Microsoft software updates
For more information about Microsoft Business Solutions CRM software hotfix and update package terminology, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
887283 Microsoft Business Solutions CRM software hotfix and update package naming standards
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Article ID: 958181 - Last Review: 01/15/2015 16:10:07 - Revision: 3.0

  • Microsoft Dynamics CRM 4.0
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