Convergence 2008 – Copenhagen

I will be presenting Enterprise Portal and Role Centers in EMEA Convergence.  Code Title Date/Time Room AX11 Microsoft Dynamics AX 2009 Enterprise Portal and Role Centers 11/20/2008 2:00PM-3:00PM Hall A1  Attend this deep-dive session on the Enterprise portal and the new 30+ Role Centers for Microsoft Dynamics AX 2009. See how to build and customize…


EP Visual Studio Add-In

The EP dev tools setup installs EP project and control templates and Visual studio Add-In for VS 2008. EP dev tools requires that EP is installed on the same box. The Web Site project template  is installed in My Documents folder under Visual Studio 2008\Templates\ProjectTemplates\Visual Web Developer\CSharp and  page  and control templates and…


Using Microsoft Dynamics Ax 2009 Workflow controls in EP

Here is the document from the Dynamics AX workflow team on how to enable workflow controls in EP. You can also take a look at PurchReqTableInfo or TrvExpTrans controls in out of the box EP which are workflow enabled. Thanks Josh Honeyman for sending this info to me. 1.1.        WorkflowActionBar control The WorkflowActionBar control surfaces…


EP/Role Centers in WSS vs MOSS

Out of the Box EP has the same functionality in WSS and MOSS. For Role Centers, we do light up two role centers with MOSS specific components.If you have MOSS, the CEO role center and the SalesMarketingExecutive Role Center will use MOSS KPI List and Filter instead of equivalent functionality provided in the WSS  version…


Enterprise Portal Screencasts at

Microsoft Dynamics AX 2009 – Creating simple List Page in Enterprise PortalThis how-to video demonstrates how to create a simple List Page in Enterprise Portal using AxGridView control. Microsoft Dynamics AX 2009 – Creating simple Task Page in Enterprise Portal This how-to video demonstrates how to create a simple Task Page in Enterprise Portal using…


Microsofty Dynamics AX 2009 Enterprise Portal / Role Centers – Deployment Tips-n-Tricks – 1

(1) Installation of Enterprise portal component, gives the following error:Error executing code: SysDevelopmentProxy (object) has no valid runable code in method ‘generate’. a. Go to Ax Client ( on a machine where Business Connector is installed)b. Open the AOT\Classes nodec. Right click on the SysDevelopmentProxy class node and select compileand make sure it compiles correctly….


Role Centers in Microsoft Dynamics Ax

Role Centers  Role Centers offer a Role Tailored User Experience in Microsoft Dynamics Ax 2009 that provides at-a-glance business overview above the data to monitor business performance provides summary view of each person’s work and present it in one, made-for-that user default page Helps users plan and prioritize their work Put work into consumable chunks Notify…


Enterprise Portal in Microsoft Dynamics Ax 2009

What is Enterprise Portal?  Portal Platform for Microsoft Dynamics AX Rich development tools and technology Out-of-the-box self-service scenarios for  customers, vendors, business partners and employees Personalized, role-based portal Enterprise Portal Architecture Similarly to Desktop Ax 5.0 Portal builds on the rich Ax programming model and data binding It exposes the rich Ax Metadata Binding It…


New Blog from the EP Team

The EP Team has created a blog. Welcome team to the wonderful world of blogs.We have made tons of enhancements and a really cool AJAX based EP framework in Microsoft Dynamics AX 2009 and we need more than one blog to talk about EP. This blog is straight from the heart to the…


Tech Ed 2008

  TechEd North America 2008 Developers is starting next week ( June 3-8 , 2008) at Orlando, Florida. This is going to be a very exciting event for Microsoft Dynamics AX as the first major event immediately after the release of Microsoft Dynamics Ax 2009. I am presenting EP and Role Centers at a breakout session….