Migration Tool for Microsoft Dynamics AX 2009 is released

  The Developer and Partner Tools team is happy to announce that the Migration Tool for Microsoft Dynamics® AX 2009 has been released and is available for download from PartnerSource. The Migration Tool for Microsoft Dynamics AX 2009 supports migrating data from competing business management systems to Microsoft Dynamics AX 2009. The migration tool helps…

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How do I: Navigate the Developer Center?

Dianne Siebold has created a short video to help you navigate through the AX Developer Center and find all the good stuff … well worth a watch!   How do I: navigate the Developer Center

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Upgrading to Microsoft Dynamics AX 2009 @ Convergence 2008

Deepak Kumar and myself will be hosting two sessions on the upgrade process at Convergence in Copenhagen later this month. I hope to see you there. Code Title Date/Time Room AX14 Upgrading to Microsoft Dynamics AX 2009 11/20/2008 10:30AM-11:30AM Hall A1 AX14R Upgrading to Microsoft Dynamics AX 2009 11/20/2008 3:30PM-4:30PM Aud 15   This session will take…

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Summer is over…

The summer is over, and you might have noticed I haven’t been blogging much the past few months. You might also think I’ve been spending the last few months on a beach on an exotic island – but nothing could be further from the truth. Since the release of Dynamics AX 2009 I have been heads…

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Rapid Configuration Tool for Dynamics AX 2009 is released!

The new release of Rapid Configuration Tool (RCT) for Dynamics AX2009 is now available for download at Partner Source. The Rapid Configuration Tool is integrated into Microsoft Dynamics® AX and provides key assistance to partners and customers during implementation by providing project management features, easier configuration access, communication support and documentation on how to successfully…

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Demo data for Microsoft Dynamics AX 2009 is released

Demo Company Overview The Demo Data set for Microsoft Dynamics® AX 2009 is no longer based on the Global Trade and Manufacturing Company. Based on market feedback we have created a new Contoso Entertainment systems group of companies. It comes with 2 fiscal years of transactional data that enable us to demo our stronger Business…

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Microsoft Dynamics AX 2009 is Certified for Windows Vista.

The Microsoft Dynamics AX 2009 Client has successfully completed the Certified for Windows Vista testing conducted by VeriTest. Products that are certified to run on Windows Vista have passed an extensive set of tests conducted by an independent testing authority. These tests cover areas such as Security, Compatibility, Install /Un-Install and Reliability. The logo assures…

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Microsoft Dynamics AX 2009 is RTM!

Today Microsoft Dynamics AX 2009 is RTM. This means DVDs are now being mass produced, and the product is available for download at Partner Source.   My favorite features in DAX2009: Brand new UI: List pages, role centers, crumb-bar, activity centers and ribbons. Improved performance. Especially I like the near-instantly startup of the clients. Workflow support….

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Solving the element ID problem

We’ve had feedback from many sources (comments in this blog, emails, in-person meetings, partner advisory board, etc.) that we should fix the element ID problem in AX – the sooner the better. Thank you very much for this feedback. This post is intended to give a bit of background on this subject. The element ID…

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