Dynamics AX Project Online Help Survey

Our Information Experience is conducting a survey of users of the Project management and accounting module in Dynamics AX (any version). We’d love to hear your input about: How you use the module in your day-to-day work Other relevant aspects of how you do your job Your experiences with our online help offerings The survey…


Project WBS in AX 2012 R3 White Paper

In addition to the set of R3 white papers that were published a few weeks ago, we have released a new one describing the Work Breakdown Structures in AX 2012 R3. Quite a bit of work has gone into this area and I encourage you to check it out.


New AX R3 Project E-Learning Courses

As you probably know, we recently released Dynamics AX 2012 R3 with new capabilities for project-focused businesses. If you are reading this blog, you have probably gone through the existing Project Management and Accounting courses for Dynamics AX 2012 R2 (80316, 80317, and 80311). As we looked at the effort required to update the existing…


Project Effort and Cost Tracking Views in AX 2012 R3

In a previous post, I described some of the new features available for editing work break structures in Dynamics AX 2012 R3. In this post, I’ll show the new project cost and effort tracking views that enable project managers to keep on top of the progress of their project. To demonstrate, I’ve created the simple…


Intercompany Project Invoicing in AX 2012 R3 (Part 1)

Since the initial release of Dynamics AX 2012 in late 2011, we have invested a lot to make projects easier to use in multi-company scenarios. In the 2012 feature pack, we enabled users to report time against projects in other legal entities. In the R2 release, we added the ability to resource projects with employees…


WBS Templates in Dynamics AX 2012 R2 CU7

Over the next few weeks, I’ll be reviewing some of the improvements we made to Project management and accounting in the Dynamics AX 2012 R2 CU7 release. I’ll start with the newly revamped Work Breakdown Structure (WBS) template editing experience:   The first thing you will notice is that you get a full collapsible, hierarchical…