Customizing the Warehousing Mobile App Updating code to support extension-only development for the new Warehousing Mobile App

Introduction We last looked at the Warehouse Mobile Devices Portal (WMDP) in detail in a series of blog posts here, here, and here.  The last one covered how to build custom solutions and walked through building a new sample workflow for the WMDP.  This post will be updating that sample to cover some of the…

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Inventory on-hand movements/transfers using the mobile device menus

In this blog post you will be able to read about how to use mobile device menus to record physical movements of inventory on-hand, both within a warehouse as well as between warehouses. The screen shots in this blog post are taken from the new Dynamics AX, but all the content applies to AX2012 R3…


Displaying a list of open work for warehouse workers

We have recently released Cumulative Update 9 (CU9) for Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 R3. This update packs a ton of great updates and fixes we have released since CU8, and there is one notable new feature that I want to call out and discuss here. The warehousing team has received feedback from customers that the…

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Barcode Scanning in the Mobile Device

One of the major innovative features we introduced with the R3 release of Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 was the advanced warehousing system with the warehouse mobile devices portal and the subsequent support for using embedded devices for efficient warehouse workflows. The key assumption with this technology was that warehouse workers would be scanning barcodes for…

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Creating Custom Solutions with the Warehouse Mobile Device Portal

This is the third in the series of blog posts focusing on the warehouse mobile device portal (WMDP). This portal was released as part of the advanced warehousing solution in Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 R3 – and we have been trying to explore the powerful ways you have to customize the warehouse workflow for your…

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Warehouse Mobile Device Portal Architecture

This is the second part of a blog series on the Warehouse mobile device portal (WMDP) introduced in Microsoft Dynamics AX 2013 R3. The first part can be found here. The mobile device portal is designed to provide warehouse workers with an interface into the advanced warehousing system of Microsoft Dynamics AX and is intended…

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Warehouse Mobile Device Portal

The Advanced Warehousing functionality introduced in Microsoft Dynamics AX 2013 R3 includes a brand new Warehouse Mobile Device Portal (WMDP). This portal serves HTML pages which drive the work executed within the warehouse. We have designed the portal to generate HTML that is widely compatible on a variety of devices, and although we do not…

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Customization: how to add an image control on WMDP pages?

Warehouse Mobile Devices Portal (WMDP) comes with a number of predefined work pages, dynamic menus, a logon page, and few other screens. The content and the workflow of the pages that are displayed to the user are fully defined on the AOS tier. The X++ classes that belong to the hierarchy inherited from the WHSWorkExecuteDisplay…

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Which devices can you use for Warehouse Mobile Device Portal?

We have been asked a number of times for a list of the physical devices that can be used with the Warehouse Mobile Device Portal (WMDP). The answer is that we did not certify WMDP for any particular models of mobile devices, so I’m not able to provide a list of suggested or recommended devices….

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