Hi everyone,

Updated and new content for Microsoft Dynamics AX has been posted to TechNet and MSDN.

We have created a new Help and Resources Datasheet for Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 that you can download and print to help you find updated content. We have also updated the blog post that describes our content strategy, how to find our content, and how to give us feedback on Insider Dynamics AX: Official Dynamics AX 2012 Content.

The following table contains links to each group of topics that we have added or updated since February.

Audience

Approximate number of topics published

White papers

26

System Administrator topics

3

Developer topics

126

Topics published on both MSDN and TechNet

(Analytics, Reporting, Resources and Services)

20

White Papers

The following white papers have been published since February.

Configuring SQL Server Reporting Services scale-out deployment in a Network Load Balancing cluster (White paper)

Data Migration for Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 (on InformationSource, requires CustomerSource ID for access)

Flexible Authentication in Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012

Introduction to SysOperation Framework

Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 Shared Financial Data Management

Report programming model for Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012

Benchmark white papers

Enterprise Portal benchmark for Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 (on InformationSource, requires CustomerSource ID for access)

High volume inventory benchmark in a retail environment for Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 (on InformationSource, requires CustomerSource ID for access)

Hyper-V benchmark for Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 (on InformationSource, requires CustomerSource ID for access)

Downloadable guides for the Microsoft Dynamics AX Feature Pack

Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 Feature Pack Release Notes (on InformationSource, requires CustomerSource ID for access)

Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 Installation Guide

Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 System Requirements

Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 Upgrade Guide (February 2012)

Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 Upgrade Script Reference

New, Changed, and Deprecated Features for Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012

PCI Implementation Guide for Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 Feature Pack 

Retail Deployment Guide: Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012

Retail POS Technical Reference

Retail Scheduler Technical Reference for Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 Feature Pack 

Retail Store Connect Technical Reference: Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012

What's New in Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 Feature Pack for Retail 

Country-specific update guides

Country-specific update for Brazil 

Country-specific update for Denmark - Electronic payments with Nordea Corporate Netbank File 

Country-specific update for Finland 

 Country-specific update for India

 Country-specific updates for Italy 

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System Administrator topics

The following topics in the system administrator help on TechNet have been published or updated.

Architecture and planning 

SQL Server topology

Deployment 

Reassign workers to stores after upgrade (Retail)

Microsoft Dynamics AX operations /
 System maintenance tasks

Use System Center Operations Manager with Microsoft Dynamics AX

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Developer topics

The following topics have been published or updated on MSDN.

Enterprise Portal for Microsoft Dynamics AX 

How to: Create User Controls

Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 for Developers 

Application Object Server (AOS)

 

Best Practices for Microsoft Dynamics AX Development

 

Client

 

Database for Microsoft Dynamics AX

 

Getting Started with Microsoft Dynamics AX

 

Implementing Workflow for Microsoft Dynamics AX

 

Integration with Microsoft Dynamics AX

 

Microsoft Dynamics AX IDE

 

Security for Microsoft Dynamics AX

 

X++ Language Programming Guide

Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 for Developers /
 Application Object Server (AOS)

Developing Applications Using the AOS

 

How to: Optimize an Application for the AOS

 

Walkthrough: Extending RunBaseBatch Class to Create and Run a Batch

Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 for Developers /
 Best Practices for Microsoft Dynamics
  AX Development

List of Error and Warning Messages

Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 for Developers /
 Client

How to: Link Two Forms by Using Dynamic Links

 

Registering New Event Types

Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 for Developers /
 Database for Microsoft Dynamics AX

Data Integrity

 

Indexes and Keys

 

Queries in the AOT for Data Access

Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 for Developers /
 Database for Microsoft Dynamics AX /
  Data Integrity

Maintaining Data Integrity

 

Optimistic Concurrency Control

 

Walkthrough: Verifying E-signatures on SQL update_recordset by Modifying Info .collectESignature

Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 for Developers /
 Extended Data Types in the Database

How to: Create an Extended Data Type

 

How to: Define an Extended Data Type as an Array

Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 for Developers /
 Getting Started with Microsoft Dynamics AX

What's New: Services and AIF for Developers in Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012

Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 for Developers /
 Indexes and Keys

How to: Create an Index

 

Indexes Overview

Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 for Developers /
 Integration with Microsoft Dynamics AX
 

Business Operation Framework (BOF)

Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 for Developers /
 Integration with Microsoft Dynamics AX /
  .NET Interop from X++

CLR Interop Issues Across Tiers

 

How to: Compile and Run X++ that Calls CLR Managed Assemblies

 

How to: Substitute Primitive Parameter Types Between the CLR and X++

 

How to: Use the byref Keyword for CLR Interop

 

How to: Use X++ Syntax for CLR Arrays

 

Operators for CLR Primitive Types

 

Understanding the X++ Keyword byref for CLR Interop

Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 for Developers /
 Microsoft Dynamics AX IDE /
  Application Object Tree (AOT)

AOT Overview

Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 for Developers /
 Microsoft Dynamics AX IDE /
  MorphX Development Tools

Extending the Tracing Tools

 

How to: Create a Visio UML Object Model

 

How to: Create an ERX ER Data Model

 

How to: View Data Collected by the Code Profiler

 

Reverse Engineering Tool

 

Setting Up the Tracing Tools

Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 for Developers /
 Queries in the AOT for Data Access

Cross-Company Data Access

 

Customizing the Query Form

 

How to: Create Queries by Using X++

 

Query Framework in the AOT

 

Query Record Retrieval Sequence

 

Using Expressions in Query Ranges

Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 for Developers /
 Queries in the AOT for Data Access /
  Cross-Company Data Access

Cross-Company and the company Getter Method

 

Cross-Company Data Modification Using X++

 

Cross-Company Methods and Properties

 

Cross-Company Queries for Views

 

Cross-Company Reports in the AOT

 

Cross-Company X++ Code Basics

Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 for Developers /
 Queries in the AOT for Data Access /
  Query Framework in the AOT

How to: Create Queries by Using the AOT

 

Query Framework for Business Objects

 

Query Reuse by Composite Queries

 

Query Reuse by Independent Duplication

 

Query Reuse in Multiple AOT Objects

 

Walkthrough: Creating a Form Based on a Composite Query

Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 for Developers /
 Security for Microsoft Dynamics AX

Using the MorphX Security System

Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 for Developers /
 Security for Microsoft Dynamics AX /
  X++ Security

Code Access Security

 

Record Level Security

 

Secured APIs

 

Security on Display and Edit Methods

Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 for Developers /
 Tables, Views, and Maps

How to: Define and Modify Table Methods

 

Map Overview

 

Tables Overview

 

Temporary TempDB Tables

Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 for Developers /
 Tables, Views, and Maps /
  Manipulation of Data in Tables

How to: Add Data

 

How to: Update Data

 

Optimizing Record Inserts

 

Record Caching

 

Use the Table Browser to View, Add, Modify, or Delete Records

Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 for Developers /
 Tables, Views, and Maps / Map Overview

How to: Create Maps

Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 for Developers /
 Tables, Views, and Maps / Tables Overview

Defining Field Groups

 

How to: Add a Relation to a Table

 

How to: Create a Field Group

 

How to: Create Delete Actions

 

Table Groups

Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 for Developers /
 X++ Language Programming Guide

Data Selection and Manipulation

 

Dates

 

Functions and Macros

 

X++ Compiled to .NET CIL

 

X++ Language Syntax is Stricter in Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012

 

X++ Scenarios that are Not Supported in CIL

Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 for Developers /
 X++ Language Programming Guide /
  Classes and Methods

Batch Processing Classes

 

Execute Startup Commands

 

Image Manipulation Classes

 

Interfaces Overview

 

Methods in X++

 

Overriding a Method

 

Query Object Model

 

Server/Client Location of Methods

Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 for Developers /
 X++ Language Programming Guide /
  Data Selection and Manipulation

delete Table Method

 

delete_from

 

doDelete Table Method

 

doInsert Table Method

 

doUpdate Table Method

 

Index and Order By in Select Statements

 

insert Table Method

 

insert_recordset

 

Maintain Fast SQL Operations

 

Select Statement Examples

 

Select Statement Syntax

 

Select Statements

 

Select Statements on Fields

 

Speeding Up SQL Operations

 

Transaction Integrity

 

update Table Method

 

update_recordset

 

while select Statements

Models, Layers, and the Model Store 

AxUtil and Windows PowerShell Commands for Deploying Models

Properties of AOT Elements /
 Data Dictionary Node in the AOT

Table Field Properties

Properties of AOT Elements /
 Form Properties

Form Control Properties

Properties of AOT Elements /
 Security Node in the AOT

Security Privilege Properties

Visual Studio Integration

How to: Open Visual Studio with a Specific Configuration

Enterprise Portal for Microsoft Dynamics AX

Help System Development

How to: Schedule Cross-references Without a Batch

Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 SDK

Microsoft Dynamics AX Developer Forms

Properties of AOT Elements

Reference

Table Methods

Visual Studio Integration

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Topics on both MSDN and TechNet

The following topics have been published or updated on both TechNet and MSDN.

Analytics / Deployment of analytics

Checklist: Configure Analysis Services and deploy cubes

 

Deploy the default cubes

Analytics / Development Tasks for Analytics

How to: Create a Perspective for a Cube

Reporting / Developing Reports
 for Microsoft Dynamics AX in Visual Studio

How to: Create a Menu Item for a Report

 

How to: Define a Report Data Source

 

How to: Define a Report Parameter

Resources for Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 /
 Microsoft Dynamics InformationSource 

Security Development Tool User Guide

Resources for Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 /
  Microsoft Dynamics InformationSource /
   Security Development Tool User Guide

Define or edit entry point permissions

 

Install the Security Development Tool

 

Overview of the Security Development Tool user interface

 

Record entry points in Microsoft Dynamics AX Enterprise Portal

 

Run the Security Development Tool

Services and Application
 Integration Framework (AIF) 

Example of Inbound XML Message

Walkthrough: Exchanging documents by using the MSMQ adapter

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