How to upgrade Data Import/Export Framework to AX2012 R2 CU7

Hi all, Recently Microsoft released CU7 for Microsoft Dynamics AX2012 R2. During testing of the beta version I came across an error when installing CU7 on top of AX2012 R2 where the Data Import/Export Framework (DIEF) was installed as well. I reported this to Microsoft and learned that DIEF would be part of CU7. The […]

Microsoft Dynamics AX apps – part 3

This is part 3 of the series blogs about the Dynamics Apps for Windows 8. This time I will review the Expense Management features.

Test Data Transfer Tool – Include set of related tables (tip)

Recently I took a look at the Test Data Transfer Tool (beta) for Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012. There is quite good information available to get started with the tool. E.g. information on TechNet is available. A link to the set of documentation is included at the end of this post.

Dynamics AX 2012 R2 – Cumulative Update 7 (CU7) released

Today Microsoft released a new cumulative update for Microsoft Dynamics AX2012 R2, named Cumulative Update 7 (KB2885603). The version number of this release is 6.2.1000.4051.

Microsoft Dynamics AX apps – part 2

Last week I wrote my first article about the mobile apps. You can find the post here. This week I will explain about the language being used within these Apps. It will be a short story this week.

Microsoft Dynamics AX apps – part 1


Currency calculator for Microsoft Dynamics AX

When you are in the need of converting an amount from one currency to another you can go to a website and convert online with exchange rates provided by a central bank. When you are using Microsoft Dynamics AX you setup your own currency exchange rates. In AX2012 R2 you can also use exchange rate […]

If you can dream about it, you can do it!

Today I got the great news I’m awarded as MVP on Microsoft Dynamics AX! Thank you, Microsoft for this recognition! I like to congratulate all renewed and new MVP’s worldwide. At Kaya Consulting we now have two team members recognized as MVP on Microsoft Dynamics AX.

AX2012 – Testing combination of multiple roles

When it comes to testing of appropriate security in Microsoft Dynamics AX, you want to ensure persons will get enough permissions for doing their daily jobs in AX. You don’t want to give too much functionality, namely because of risks. When the user has too less functionality, the normal daily job cannot be executed correctly.