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Content news: May

Hi everyone,

The Dynamics AX content publishing team has posted new and updated content for Microsoft Dynamics AX to TechNet and MSDN.

To read about our documentation resources and where to find updated content, see the document Help and Resources Datasheet for Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012. To read about our content strategy, how to find our content, and how to give us feedback, see the blog post Official Dynamics AX 2012 Content.

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

Audience

Approximate number of topics published

White papers and Guides

12

System Administrator topics

5

Application User topics

11

Developer topics

7

Topics published on both MSDN and TechNet

(Analytics, Reporting, Services)

15

White Papers and Guides

The following white papers and guides have been published since April.

Trade agreement evaluation policies in Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012

Migrate from Product builder to Product configurator

Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 Implementation Planning Guide

Microsoft Dynamics AX data upgrade best practices

The Business Operations Framework (BOF) has been renamed to the SysOperation Framework in white papers and MSDN topics. This new name more accurately describes the framework, which includes a number of classes named with the prefix “SysOperation.” For more information and a link to example code, see the following white paper:

Introduction to the SysOperation Framework 

Downloadable guides for the Microsoft Dynamics AX Feature Pack

Retail Deployment Guide: Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 Feature Pack

Country-specific update guides

Country-specific updates for Thailand

Country-specific updates for Thailand (translated into the Thai language)

RU8 Country-specific updates for Spain

Country-specific update for Italy – Domestic tax transactions

Country-specific update for Norway – EHF electronic invoicing

Country-specific update for Denmark – OIOUBL electronic invoicing

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System Administrator topics

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

Microsoft Dynamics AX operations 

Optimize performance

 

Set up Performance Monitor counters

 

SQL Server Replication best practices

Models, Layers, and the Model Store 

Maintaining Installation-Specific Element IDs and Element Handles

Models, Layers, and the Model Store

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Application User topics

The following topics in the application user help on TechNet have been published or updated.

Budgeting

Budgeting

Cash and bank management

Cash and bank management

General ledger

General ledger

Forms

Batch transfer for subledger journals (form)

Financial dimension sets (form)

Free text invoice (form)

General ledger parameters (form)

Import ZIP/postal codes (form)

Purchase order (form)

Vendor invoice (form)

Voucher transactions (form)

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Developer topics

The following topics have been published or updated on MSDN.

 Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 for Developers 

Integration with Microsoft Dynamics AX

 

SysOperation Framework Overview

Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 for Developers /
 Client

Change Group and Optional Record Modes

 

Date Effective Data Sources for Forms

 

Form Data Sources

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

Full Text Index Overview

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

What’s New: Client for Developers in Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012

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Topics on both MSDN and TechNet

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

Analytics

Security and protection for analytics

Analytics / Deployment of analytics /
  Configure Analysis Services

Automate the processing of cubes

Deploy the default cubes

Analytics / Development Tasks for Analytics /
 Working with Analysis Services Projects

How to: Configure an Existing SQL Server Analysis Services Project

 

How to: Deploy an Existing SQL Server Analysis Services Project

 

How to: Update an Existing SQL Server Analysis Services Project

Analytics / Security and protection for analytics

Scenarios regarding cube security

Analytics / Security and protection for analytics /
 Scenarios regarding cube security

Scenario: Help prevent employees of one company from viewing cube data for another company

 

Scenario: Help secure cube data so that managers see only the data for their own team

 

Scenario: Mapping security in Microsoft Dynamics AX to Analysis Services

Reporting / Developing Reports for Microsoft Dynamics AX
 in Visual Studio

How to: Add Drill Down and Drill Up Actions

Reporting / Getting started with reporting

What’s New: Reporting for IT Professionals in Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012

Services and Application Integration Framework (AIF) /
 Services and AIF operations

Configure security for integration ports

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Services and Application Integration Framework (AIF) /
 Services and AIF security and protection

Security best practices for services and AIF

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