AXUG Enterprise Portal Webminar Feedback

After a little bit of struggle with the conf call passcode defined in the meeting invite, I had to switch to my passcode/leader code and convey the new code through live meeting and asked all the participants to join using the new code. Everyone reacted quickly and the webminar started at 12:10 and went up…


AX UG Webminar

Please mark your calendar for the AXUG program next week, hosted by Microsoft.  The details of the program are listed below.  Live Meeting and audio information are available for AXUG users at   Webinar Date: Dec. 13, 2006 (Wednesday) at Noon (PST)   Title: Collaborating and Controlling Your Business Using Microsoft Dynamics AX…


Microsoft Dynamics AX 4.0 SP1

Today , the product team signed off on SP1 bits for Microsoft Dynamics AX 4.0. It will be hitting the market very soon. The Client and EP team did a phenomenal job in this service pack release. We have done 1. Enterprise Portal support in WSS 3.02. Enterprise Portal support in MOSS 20073. Client Auto-Hide navigation/favorite  pane4. IE 7…


Enterprise Portal & Alerts session at EMEA Convergence

We just finished our EP and Alerts session at EMEA Convergenc ( 12:15 to 1:30 PM on 11/07/06). Our session was in the main big expo hall( the same stage where BillG and Satya presented their keynotes 🙂 ) and the turnout was great. More than 150 people attended the session  ( I believe one…


Convergence 2006 EMEA

Collaborating and Controlling Your Business Using Microsoft Dynamics AX Enterprise Portal, SharePoint and AlertsMai Kirknel     Mey Meenakshisundaram Learn how SharePoint Services based Enterprise Portal for Microsoft Dynamics AX helps empower information workers to collaborate through improved web authoring and SharePoint Services’ integrated portfolio of collaboration and communication services. See how the alerts functionality also…


Quick Steps to setup Enterprise Portal in a cluster

Set Up NLB cluster with 2 Win2003 servers (server1 server2) Install IIS  & ASP.NET 2.0 on both servers ‌Install WSS on both servers Deploy EP on both server Set the APP pool to use BC proxy account and set the trust level in web.config Server1: created the config database and extended the default website to…


Michael Fruergaard Pontoppidan – Model driven development in Dynamics AX

In Channel 9 , Arthur Greef interviews Michael Fruergaard Pontoppidan on the model driven development architecture of Dynamics AX and it’s great to hear from the Gurus. Here is the link to the Channel 9 interview


EP Configuration – Single Web Server & Multiple AOS installations

Question: How to configure multiple AX 4.0 Enterprise Portal sites on the same web server each pointing to a different instance of the .NET Business Connector, each with a different configuration pointing to different AOS? Answer: By default , EP connects to the default configuration stored in the registry on the server.For the second EP…


Inside Dynamics AX

I have co-authored the “Inside Dynamics AX 4.0” book along with my colleagues and the book is now available in the market. Many months of hard work went in and I am glad that finally it came out very well and will serve as the foundation for AX  developers to understand the inner workings of…


EP 4.0 Questions

Q: On the sales orders info web form on the enterprise portal (Sales > Sales orders > select one sales order), there is an Edit sales order menu, when it is clicked, the record in the sales order info web form is received and shown on the sales order edit web form. How is the…