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Importing a General Journal using Data Import/Export Framework AX 2012
Tyler Lewin [MSFT]
Here is a tutorial on how to configure Dynamics AX 2012 to import a general journal from a CSV file. The steps below are using Contoso demo data. Create a new folder on the root of the C: Drive and name it “DIEF”: Navigate to Data import export framework | Setup | Data import export...
17 Jul 2014
AX Content conversations: Any questions?
There’s nothing I like more than curling up on the couch with a blanket and a good book. The same cannot be said, however, for curling up on the couch with an instruction manual or in-product help. Even though my job as a technical editor makes me understandably biased toward the value of quality...
7 Jul 2014
DDL script generator for Dynamics AX 2012 R2
DDL script generator for Dynamics AX 2012 R2 Synchronization Description: The standard synchronization process is a single threaded process. This causes performance problems in larger upgrades like AX 2012 RTM to R2, because we example add the partition column to all tables and indexes. By...
30 Jun 2014
Positive Pay Setup in AX 2012 R2
Kelly Greger [MSFT]
Customers have expressed some frustration over the not quite clear steps on setting up Positive Pay in AX 2012 R2. Our TechNet article does a pretty good job on explaining the creation of the folders needed and setting things up with the bank account we are to use but could use a bit more explanation...
24 Jun 2014
Wanna save some time during X++ compile in MS Dynamics AX 2012 R2?
If you run MS Dynamics AX 2012 R2 CU 7 kernel you can do the X++ compile a lot faster using axbuild.exe because it runs in parallel executing on the AOS instead of AX client. You may find more in debth info here: http://blogs.msdn.com/b/axtools/archive/2013/11/04/parallel-x-compilation-for-microsoft...
22 Jun 2014
A small thing to remember when moving a SQL server MS Dynamics AX 2012 R2 database from one Windows domain to another Windows domain
If you create a backup of your SQL server MS Dynamics AX 2012 R2 database in Windows domain 1, copy it to Windows domain 2, restore the back there you will probably be able to start the AOS server in Windows domain 2 successfully (Note: Do not forget to move the MS Dynamics AX 2012 R2 model store database...
22 Jun 2014
Required permissions when installing different components of MS Dynamics AX 2012 sorted by components
Before you begin the installation of Microsoft Dynamics AX, work with a system administrator to make sure that the account that you log on with at each server has appropriate permissions. The permissions in the following table are recommended based on the principle of least privilege. In all cases, you...
21 Jun 2014
Working with the message - System.ArgumentException: The endpoint associated with contract :HcmMassBenefitExpirationEngine is not found
Ryan Seitz [MSFT]
I have seen a few instances with the following error: "System.ArgumentException: The endpoint associated with contract :HcmMassBenefitExpirationEngine is not found. at Microsoft.Dynamics.Ax.WCFDynamicProxy.DynamicProxyFactory.GetEndpoint(String contractName, String contractNamespace) at Microsoft...
10 Jun 2014
MS Dynamics AX 2012 R2 hardware sizing
If you are looking for Information here the following hints might be of interest: We have the following Benchmark report available. That was performed based on MS Dynamic 2012 R1 but in terms of the sizing results things remained the same so it is still valid. Important note: The tests in the...
30 May 2014
Advanced bank reconciliation setup in AX 2012 R2
Tyler Lewin [MSFT]
We've had several questions on how to setup Advanced Bank Reconciliation in AX 2012 R2, so here's the steps to get this working in the Contoso Demo data: Ctrl+D to open the AOT. Expand Resources and locate “BAI2CSV_to_BAI2XML_xslt”, and then right-click and click “Open”...
20 May 2014
Dynamics Online Payment Services - Common errors and troubleshooting steps
We are continuing to see a reoccurrence of very similar error messages when using Dynamics Online Payment Services (DOPS) with Microsoft Dynamics AX 2009 and 2012. The resolutions normally deal with the setup and configuration of either AX or DOPS. This blog is intended to cover some of the common errors...
14 May 2014
Creating credit notes in Project Accounting
Dave Bader [MSFT]
Special thanks to engineer Sharon Price for providing the following blog content. Due to technical issues I am posting it on her behalf. Switching from 4.0 to 2012: Creating a Credit Note in Projects Dynamics AX improves and changes its design and layout with each of its versions. AX 2012 has an...
13 May 2014
Number sequence XXXX has been exceeded
How to determine what number sequence has been exceeded when generating a journal, posting a journal or any process that the system uses a number sequence to generate the next number. When you are creating a new journal, vendor, customer, voucher, posting a journal or doing anything where the number...
29 Apr 2014
Overview over Kernel crash hotfixes
This blog should help you to get an overview on which kernel/application hotfixes are available concerning crash issues. As all kernel are cumulative, meaning that they contain all previous made hotfixes. Application hotfixes might have many dependencies and therefore they can be more time consuming...
29 Apr 2014
Updated Documentation for AX2012 – April 2014
We have published an update to the description of the new patterns that are used to represent accounts and financial dimensions in Microsoft Dynamics AX. Implementing the Account and Financial Dimensions Framework AX2012 The whitepaper is updated to reflect a new method that has been added to the framework...
14 Apr 2014
AX Content: The Compare Tool works with SSRS reports
Sally Erickson [MSFT]
With cumulative update 7 for Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 R2, the Compare Tool has been updated to support comparison of two SSRS report designs. This means that when an updated report is released with a cumulative update or hotfix, you can now easily compare the updated report with your existing report...
7 Apr 2014
Installing individual application hotfixes using CU7 installer
Are you aware that now we can install application updates (or a subset of them) using the advanced installation option in the CU7 installer? I wanted to demonstrate how you can do it. I hope it can help those who want to update specific bits without upgrading the whole application. 1. Download CU7...
2 Apr 2014
CyberSource SSL Certificate Update Notice
CyberSource sent out an email (at the bottom of this blog) around February 3, 2014, stating that customers needed to update their SSL Certificates by February 25th to avoid service interruption. For customers exclusively using a Microsoft Dynamics ERP with Dynamics Online to process payments through...
12 Feb 2014
Resources for provisioning and configuring Microsoft Dynamics Online Payment Services
There are many questions related to utilizing Payment Services within Microsoft Dynamics Online. The purpose of this blog is to provide the various resources that may be helpful in the provisioning and configuring of Payment Services. Bookmark this page and check back for continued updates. If you need...
11 Feb 2014
AX Content: Email reports to specific people by using tokens
Sally Erickson [MSFT]
With cumulative update 7 for Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 R2, you can email reports to specific people by using tokens. When you use this feature, you don’t have to enter the email addresses of all recipients. Instead, you simply enter a token. The token instructs Dynamics AX to retrieve the appropriate...
3 Feb 2014
New Documentation for Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 R2
Since the end of December, we have published new online Help content for the Inventory and warehouse management module. Walkthrough: More than 16 InventDim Dimensions Despite Index Limit [AX 2012] View this article to learn about a new work-around to use more than 16 dimensions in the InventDim...
15 Jan 2014
Dynamics AX - Power options
Description: The power options on the servers and client machines has a major impact on the performance for CPU bound processes. I collected some examples based on experience from Customer engagements. Example 1: In Dynamics AX POS the scanning of an Item took 2-3 seconds. After changing...
9 Jan 2014
AX 2012 R2 for Retail - Using advanced discount periods with discounts that have start and end times around 12am.
There are many combinations to set up the validation periods for discount. If you're not careful, an incorrect configuration may prevent the discount from being applied at the POS at all. This blog will focus on the scenarios when you need to use the start and ending times that both fall around 12:00am...
5 Jan 2014
Slow performance when Configuration key turned off
Description: The configuration key Sales tax (ledgerbasicSalesTax) has been turned off in the system. When running example the retail statement posting, the performance is very poor. The slow response is originated in every call to TaxParameters::find(). When analyzing the sql server queries...
25 Nov 2013
Dynamics AX Enterprise Portal: How to unmark first record in AxGridView
Czesława Langowska Vliegen
When the property AllowMarking is set up to true on AxGridView then it will always come with first row marked. Although it can be good in some cases but when we are adding the items to purchase requisition we do not want to have a first item already marked. To not get the first row marked we need to...
12 Nov 2013
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