Japanese Calendars, How do I Test Support for Additional Eras?

The Japanese Calendar is labeled by the reign of the current emporer.  Windows has supported 4 Japanese calendar Eras, however in the future there may be more eras.  Realizing this, we’ve added support in Windows 7, Server 2008R2 & .Net v4 for additional Japanese Eras. There’re a few things applications should know about extended Japanese…


A Walkthrough of Dynamically Compiling C# code

One of my side-projects requires me to build some of my own tools. In this case: a code generation tool. In a future post, I’ll describe the tool and provide its source, but for now I did want to share some of what I discovered on the way. First, the tool I am building essentially…


Dynamics AX 2009: Business Intelligence – DataMethods – Using LINQ to dynamically generate data for DataTables

In my previous two posts, I created an Auto Design report using a data method as a Data Report.   RECAP Here was the output of the report   And this was the Data Method that provided the data.   using System; using System.Collections.Generic; using System.Security.Permissions; using System.Data; using Microsoft.Dynamics.Framework.Reports; public partial class Report1 {…