Microsoft Dynamics AX Support

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Dynamics AX 2012 – DIXF Performance Benchmark Results

The Dynamics AX InMarket team has provided the following benchmarking results for DIXF imports based on numerous requests for this information. If there are any questions or requests for additional entity coverage please let me know! Problem Statement: Customer is importing around 500K records and the need for some form of benchmarking the performance expected… Read more

Resolving a missing reference during Package deployment

Issue: When deploying a package to UAT an error occurs: The running command stopped because the preference variable “ErrorActionPreference” or common parameter is set to Stop: Unable to resolve dependency ‘dynamicsax-dimensionsformadaptor’ Any model in a package you are deploying needs to also include all the models it references if they don’t already exist in the… Read more

How to set email notification for Workflow in Dynamics 365 for Operation

The emails notification will not be send if email template will not be set up on the workflow configuration: Depend on if the workflow is global or company related there are different ways you need to set it up: For the company related workflow you need to set it up in:  Organization administration > Setup… Read more

LCS Crash and Hang Analysis Discontinued

The LCS Crash and Hang analysis feature, which allowed automated analysis of DMP files collected from AX 2012, is being discontinued. Following recent improvements in our cloud infrastructure, the mechanism that enabled the automated analysis of DMP logs is no longer compatible and will not be supported anymore. As an alternative, we have published an… Read more

Data Import/Export Framework “Group By” condition added

This post was written by David Cao Importing data using the Data Import/Export Framework by default bundles records into equal groups for processing by each thread. This leads to issues like update conflicts for similar grouped records like journals, sales orders etc. The change is required to allow bundling to be based on a specified… Read more

DIXF – AX 2012 R3 – KB3216243 – Assume service is on active SQL Server node

We recently released a DIXF Application Hotfix for AX 2012 R3 that you may want to take a look at if you are running a Clustered configuration / AlwaysOn configuration: The changes in the hotfix introduce a new option of “Assume service is on active SQL Server node” on the “Data import/export framework parameters” form…. Read more

Data Management Import Performance Issue with Cursor Fetch

I recently have a data import slowness issue reported taking days to process without finishing even in batch run in parallel.  This issue could occur with any entity import especially for new company go-living or with no data in the target entity.  The impact is exponentially worse when more data is imported, so I would like to share… Read more

Deal with Dynamics Deployment Services [wsfed-enabled]

Issue background Sometimes when we use organization account(o365 type) to log on to LCS in order to deploy AX7 VM to Azure, we want to deploy VM to an Azure subscription which is a Microsoft account (hotmail) or live id, other than the organization account. We’ll run into below issue symptoms and cannot proceed with… Read more

SSRS Report label shown as @SYSxxxx in AX2012

Here in this blog I will share two scenarios when this happening and basic troubleshooting steps when facing this issue. Issue: When you are rendering SSRS report, the data will load correctly, but all AX labels are not resolved: Two known causes of this: SQL Server Reporting service version does not meet AX requirement. You… Read more