Reset Your Dynamics 365 V9 Trial To V8.2

Introduction

We know that Dynamics 365 provides a trial only for the latest version, but in case you want to set up a Dynamics 365 V 8.2 environment, this article is going to help you. Please check my earlier article to set up Dynamics 365 Trial.

Requirement

Reset Dynamics 365 V 9.0 trial to set up a Dynamics 365 V 8.2 environment.

Solution

We can use the following steps to get Dynamics 365 V 8.2.

  1. Set up your Dynamics 365 trial by the following steps in this article.

  2. Navigate to Dynamics 365 Administration Center using the following steps.

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  3. Click on Edit button to edit your Dynamics 365 instance:

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  4. Change Instance Type from Production to Sandbox and click on Next:

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  5. Ignore the warning and click on Save.

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  6. Now you should be able to see Reset button like the following, click on the Reset button

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  7. You will be redirected to the following screen, change Target version from 9.0 to 8.2 here, and click on the Reset button after selecting the application that you want to pre-install.

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  8. After a couple of minutes, we should be able to see our environment reset to Dynamics 365 8.2 like the following.

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