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Visual Studio – Dynamics AX 2012 R3 – Version control integration

Hi to all,   Today from an MS engineer (thanks Mansour) I got the information that when working with Visual Studio projects (stored in AOT) it is recommended to use “Microsoft Dynamics AX Version Control” as source control plug-in for … Continue reading

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AX2012 Print options (Current/After) posting sales/purchase orders

In AX2012 there have been added an option in the posting form “Print” where 2 option can be chosen. Current (After posting a single document) After (When all posting of journals is done) In addition in the code (See Class … Continue reading

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AX2012 Posting of Sales/Purchase orders parallelism settings

Doing some investigations regarding posting of sales orders (Picking lists, packing slips and invoices), I’ve noticed that in AX2012 there have been added the following parameters on Sales and Purchase to set the number of orders that needs to be … Continue reading

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New Whitepaper: An introduction to surrogate key replacement in Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012

Microsoft has now provided a new whitepaper that explains everything around the new surrogate key concepts added in AX2012. You can download the whitepaper here: http://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=35369 From the document:  Explanation of surrogate keys concept and definition Table Field Group AutoIdentification (Automatically … Continue reading

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Whitepaper (Updated AX2012 R2): New, changed and deprecated features in AX2012

Microsoft has recently updated its whitepaper with some new and deprecated features in AX2012 R2. Download http://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=7225 Following sections have been updated: Product wide features (Budget planning, Payroll, Data partitioning) Deprecated features (Fill utility, some localization features of GLS layer (CHN, EEUR, HUN, … Continue reading

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New Whitepaper: Change management and TFS integration for multi developer projects in Microsoft Dynamics AX2012

Finally a new white paper for change management was provided from Microsoft through information source. This document includes also some topics regarding building AX2012 including VS projects. Here the link for the document. You need access to information source to download … Continue reading

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Build and deploy scripts for Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012

New Build and deploy scripts for Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 have been provided by Microsoft. See the link here http://gallery.technet.microsoft.com/scriptcenter/Build-and-deploy-for-b166c6e4 From the blog: Introduction The scripts provide automation for creation and deployment of builds for Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012. The scripts can be used with TFS … Continue reading

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