LCS Service Degradation Restored | Unable to view Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 projects

User Experience: LCS users may have been unable to view their AX 2012 projects Final Status: We determined that the authentication errors were triggered when the service responsible for viewing AX 2012 projects attempted to connect to a group of servers that were in an unhealthy state. We restarted the impacted servers, restoring functionality. Update…


Known Issue: Unexpected Client Error occurs on the Environment details page in LCS for Dynamics 365 for Finance and Operations on-premises

A recent change is causing an Unexpected Client Error on the Environment details page in LCS. This error only occurs for Dynamics 365 for Finance and Operations on-premises environments. Although the error occurs, there is no impact on the on-premises environment or the features in LCS that allow you to interact with the on-premises environment. We are actively…


LCS (March 2018 – release 2) release notes

The Microsoft Dynamics Lifecycle Services (LCS) team is happy to announce the immediate availability of the release notes for LCS (March 2018, release 2).  Updates to the methodology  In this release of LCS, we have added the ability for customers to modify and delete any new phases that are appended to a methodology. This applies to methodologies…


Upcoming change April 15, 2018- Only Azure Active Directory users will be allowed to create Prospective presales projects in LCS

Today, a user can sign in to Lifecycle Services (LCS) using a Microsoft Account (MSA) (such as Live or Hotmail), and without purchasing a Support plan or subscription, create a Prospective presales project to try LCS features or set up demo environments. The Prospective presales project option is available for Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012, Dynamics…


What’s new or changed in on-premises deployments of Dynamics 365 for Finance and Operations, Enterprise edition 7.2 with platform update 12 (March 2018)

The following features are either new or changed in on-premises deployments of Microsoft Dynamics 365 for Finance and Operations, Enterprise edition 7.2 with platform update 12. This deployment option became available in March 2018. For more resources about on-premises deployments, see the On-premises deployment landing page. Setup and deployment Improvements have been made to the setup…


Monitoring and diagnostics features will be temporarily unavailable Tuesday, March 6, 2018

This is to notify you that due to a maintenance activity on underlying Azure services, the Monitoring and diagnostics features in Lifecycle Services (LCS) will be unavailable on Tuesday, March 6th, 2018 from 14:00 to 16:00 UTC. Specifically, the Activity Monitoring and View Raw Logs pages that can be accessed from the Environment Monitoring link on the…