Microsoft Dynamics AX Support

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AX for Retail 2012 R2: Installing the Real-time Service

[Note:  Please see the companion article for Troubleshooting Tips for the Real-time Service.] Possibly the biggest change with AX for Retail 2012 R2 is the re-architecting of the Retail Transaction Service. The first thing you will notice is that the name has been changed: Retail Transaction Service is now Commerce Data Exchange: Real-time Service. Store Connect… Read more

Dynamics AX 2012 Retail: How to add a “SalesPerson”-operation to the Retail POS.

Introduction The payment of commission for services or products sold is a common way to reward sales people. The purpose of this blog post is to provide some guidance and inspiration as to how one might go about customizing the Retail POS to link different POS transactions to different sales people in order for these… Read more

Dynamics AX 2012 EP: Problem with installing Enterprise Portal " User cannot be found."

Couple of times we saw the issue while running axsetup.exe to install Enterprise Portal that is failing with error: Entering function CurrentUserAlias Leaving function CurrentUserAlias Creating new Enterprise Portal Site with following the parameters:\n URL: http://daxtstep.exnet.sas.com/sites/DynamicsAx\n Title: EP Site\n LCID: 1033\n OwnerLogin: CARYNT\spdax Administration Web Service URL: http://daxextst01:10000/_layouts/ep/WSSAdmin.asmx An error occured while Setup was creating… Read more

Dynamics AX 2009 EE layer and CRM connector

Lately we encounter problem when integrating CRM connector with Dynamics AX 2009 EE layer. While running map AX Enumerated Values to Picklist you getting error in CRM Connector. The map does not synchronize correctly and the values are not available. To overcome this issue you need to install hotfix for EE GLS layer. The KB… Read more

Dynamics AX 2012 Reporting: How to add company logo into query based report

In the old X++ framework (Dynamics AX 2009 and earlier) when you wanted to display company logo on report you could use display method on table. In Dynamics AX 2012 that would not work. For RDP reports you could add CompanyLogo field into temporary table and then fill it in Data Provider class (for details… Read more

Addition to article: Beginning-ending balance control in Dynamics AX 2012

     This article is an addition to the blog post‚Beginning-ending balance control‘. After getting back the ‚Belgium feature‘also for other countries we detected that the calculation for field‚Balance+journal‘ is not working correctly. A debit-posting leads to an addingwhile a credit-posting will be subtracted. The calculation has to be the otherway round.                             … Read more

Final Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 R2 Content Available!

We’ve posted additional Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 R2 content on TechNet and MSDN. The New, Changed, and Deprecated Features guide has been updated to include R2 features. The guide contains new features for 2012, the 2012 Feature Pack, and 2012 R2, so to find the latest information, you need to search for R2. We have… Read more

P job Error 32769 in Retail Store Connect

When fetching data from the StoreDB you might see this message. The reason is normally configuration keys or added system fields. By adding the code suggestion, the system will report all the columns that are incorrect and you can then take action by mofifying the Transfer field list in AX subjobs.    ERROR IN THE… Read more

How to copy a budget to a new budget in AX 2012 using Excel Add-in

In this blog I will summarize which options user has when he wants to copy old budget into a new budget using the Excel Add-in functionality. I will be focused only on Excel part, so if you need to establish the connection between AX 2012 and Excel, please use following links:   Editing Budgets with… Read more

Calling the FinancialDimensionValidation Service in AX 2012

I had a request on a separate article to provide an example of how to call the FinancialDimensionValidationService.  The code below works on the demo data.  Enjoy! FinancialDimensionValidationServiceClient client = new FinancialDimensionValidationServiceClient(); CallContext context = new CallContext(); context.Company = “ceu”;   LedgerAccountContract lac = new LedgerAccountContract(); lac.parmMainAccount = “110110”;   DimensionAttributeValueContract avc = new DimensionAttributeValueContract();… Read more