With all of the new concepts introduced into Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012, there are a number of areas where new techniques for debugging are required. Watch the blog for similar entries in the future and feel free to let me know what kind of AX 2012 debugging topics would be of interest to the community.
We recently ran across an issue with the Project Table form where trying to hover over the Project Purchase Orders link within the Item tasks Fact Box title would cause an error trying to execute the query instead of bringing up the quick 6 column lookup like the other hyperlinks. So the question became - how do we decide what to show when the user hovers over one of the links?
After much trial and error, here is the summary of how to find this information:
Once we changed the property of the query on the menu item, the preview window appeared normally while hovering over the field.