AX 2009 EP Development CookBook

I have consolidated various blog posts and feedback to one EP development cookbook based on the suggestion from customers/partners. We will keep this updated to make it as a one stop guide for EP development AX2009EPDevCookbook.docx


Setting Left/Right Zone size on a Enterprise Portal page

Enterprise Portal supports 8 different page templates. Each of these come with different SharePoint Zones and each has a predefined width assigned to each of the zones. Further SharePoint Zones by nature tend to expand to fit the contents (i.e. Webparts). Suppose you are using the page template with 2 zones (Left & Right) and…

Persisting Filter conditions in EP Grid

Persisting Filter condition in EP Grid In AX 2009, EP grid control comes with an advanced filter. Here is a code to persist the filter condition the user last entered in a page for that user, so that later when the user comes back to the same page the last filter is applied and user…


Sreencast : Deploying EP in NLB configuration

Here is a screencast done by Anunay Kumar (Test on Enterprise Portal team in Redmond)  ––Deploying-EP-in-NLB-configuration   This screencast walks through the steps involved in configuring Enterprise Portal on a NLB web farm. The attached PDF describes step for deploying MOSS on NLB.      MOSS 2007 deployment on NLB Web Servers.pdf


Dynamics AX Enterprise Portal Development Webinar – Recording

Finally i was able to get the recording uploaded. It is not the original recording. Had some issues with Live meeting, so re-recorded the webinar.The recording is available on Channel9 –


EP Development Webinar – Presentation Deck

I have attached the PPT I presented at the EP Development Webinar on 28th April. I will trying to get the recoridng uploaded as well. Will post it in couple of days. Enterprise Portal Development.pptx


Microsoft Dynamics AX Enterprise Portal Development and Deployment Webinars

We are having four webinars on Microsoft Dynamics AX EP development and deployment , one each in North America and EMEA time zone. This is open to all partners, customers and Microsoft employees. Session 1 : EP Development ( repeated) – 28th April by Diwakar Bedekar ,  Microsoft   Here is another opportunity for you…


Convergence 2009 – New Orleans

I am presenting Enterprise Portal for Microsoft Dynamics AX 2009 at Covergence 2009 in New Orleans Code Title Date/Time Room AX03 Enterprise Portal for Microsoft Dynamics AX 2009 Wed 3/11 | 4:00 PM-5:00 PM Room 291  Attend this deep-dive session on the enterprise portal for Microsoft Dynamics AX 2009. See how to build and customize…


Filtering a DataSet from Code behind

Enterprise portal allows filtering the list pages using the Filter control available on the EP Grid. The Filter control provides a UI to select the field, criteria and the values you want to filter the grid. It is also possible to add multiple conditions. But there may be scenarios where you want to use your…


Sharing Code between User Controls in EP

One of the commonly asked questions is – How do I share code between different EP controls. Enterprise Portal in AX 2009, supports sharing of code using a dummy User Control (we call this a dummy user control as it doesn’t have any UI and contains only reusable functions). Create a User control and add…