Over the time I have seen some people struggling in debugging their AX 2012 system. Common scenario is that they put a breakpoint on a certain method, but it did not hold while executing the logic. This post will aware people of the option to turn off CIL operations for debugging purposes.
The use of the shortcut key Ctrl+F is very familiar within all Windows applications. When I look at all released versions of Microsoft Dynamics AX this shortcut had the same functionality in all versions, except for Microsoft Dynamics AX 4.0. On a grid we had to use Ctrl+K instead. The shortcut Ctrl+K is still used […]
Within a certain installation we had the problem that continuous number sequences did not work. The number pulled from the number sequence remained at 0. When setting the number sequence to not continuous it started numbering. Other environments were working correct so what could be the problem?
As announced lately on LinkedIn and Twitter I would review the book Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 R2 Administration Cookbook. The contents of the book is about administer and maintain your Dynamics AX 2012 environment in an efficiently way. As experienced Microsoft Dynamics AX professional I assumed I was already familiar with the contents. Well… I […]
Unfortunately I am not able to attend the Microsoft Dynamics AX Technical conference this edition. The contents of this conference is totally focused on Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 R3 which is expected to be released within 2 months. I was able to be part of the beta program for testing this new version and already had a […]
When I go to the general practitioner with problems, I always ask myself three things: 1. What is the exact problem? 2. What can the general practitioner do to help me with my problems? 3. Will I be redirected to the hospital?
After giving an example of how to use the automatic role assignment by using one of the standard queries in my previous post, I will inform you how to add a new query to use within the Automatic role assignment rules. It is not always possible to add linked tables to the base query to […]
I’m working on a project where we installed the latest cumulative update (CU7) recently. They went live with more than 250 people who have to manage their project timesheets. By checking the report Named User License Count we found out that all users, managers or time writers were counted as enterprise users.
Last time I wrote about the standard batch jobs in AX and promised to come back on the automatic role assignment in Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012. I will explain two examples. One example will be based on using a query out of the box. The second will be described in my next post and will give […]
When you install Microsoft Dynamics AX and complete the initialization checklist a lot of information is build up in the system. Also two batch jobs are created and scheduled to run periodically. This post informs you about these jobs and how to deal with problems you can encounter.