Apps for Android phone and iPhone are updated and are now available worldwide

This update features a complete UI refresh and adds category and merchant fields to the expense capture page. These fields will allows you to select an applicable category for your expenses e.g. Taxi, Hotel, etc. Once you choose a category, you will then be able to enter the name of merchant you used, or select one…

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Azure Service Bus cost is minimal for AX Companion Apps

As customers and partners are planning to add the companion apps to their implementation, there have been numerous questions about the cost of the Windows Azure Service Bus.   The companion apps leverage Service Bus to relay messages between devices (not on corpnet) and the on-premises instances of AX.   So what is the cost of using Service Bus?  …

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Taking advantage of Windows 8.1

We are excited about the capabilities of Windows 8.1.   Recently the AX companion apps in the Windows Store (Expenses,Timesheets and Approvals) were updated to take advantage of some Windows 8.1 features.    The most notable change is enabling “using apps side by side” as explained in this tutorial http://windows.microsoft.com/en-us/windows-8/getting-around-tutorial.  Here are some screen shows of the Dynamics AX…


Welcome to Dynamics AX Companion Apps

Welcome to the blog for Dynamics AX Companion Apps.   These include apps for Windows 8, Windows Phone, iPhone and Android phone.   It also includes email-based approval, which works on any device.  This blog will provide information for implementers and developers.  We’ll be responsive to the questions we are getting during implementation and development.   We’ll also…

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