LCS (February 2018 – release 2) release notes

The Microsoft Dynamics Lifecycle Services team is happy to announce the immediate availability of the release notes for LCS (February 2018, release 2).  Download Critical X++ updates  For Microsoft Dynamics 365 for Finance and Operations, Enterprise edition, you will have a Critical X++ updates tile available in your production environment.    To prevent known issues that…


Notice of upcoming change: Removing RDP access to Tiers 2, 3, 4, and 5 Standard Acceptance Test (or Sandbox) environments deployed in Microsoft subscription

In the next few months, customers who have purchased Dynamics 365 for Finance and Operations, Enterprise edition (D365FFO) and Dynamics 365 for Retail will no longer have RDP access to the Tiers 2, 3, 4, and 5 Standard Acceptance Test environments deployed in a Microsoft subscription. Today, customers and partners do not have RDP access to…


Known issue: Package deployment failing for some Tier 2, Tier 3, Tier 4 and Tier 5 sandbox environments deployed in Microsoft subscriptions

Update as of Feb  22, 2018 – The below issue has now been fixed. Applying packages will no longer fail during the preperation phase when trying to download the package on the BI machine.    A recent change is causing package deployments to fail during the preparation phase when trying to download a package on the…


Temporary deprecation and removal of personalized product recommendations

The following information applies to those using personalized product recommendations in Dynamics 365 for Retail and Dynamics 365 for Finance and Operations, Enterprise edition. Starting on February 15, 2018, retailers will no longer be able to display intelligent product recommendations on a point of sale (POS) device. For more information, see Personalized product recommendations overview. Reason for…


LCS (February 2018 – release 1) release notes

The Microsoft Dynamics Lifecycle Services team is happy to announce the immediate availability of the release notes for Lifecycle Services (LCS) (February 2018, release 1). Downloadable VHDs available directly through LCS  You can now get downloadable virtual hard disks (VHDs) directly through the LCS Shared Asset Library instead of downloading the VHDs from the Connect site….