During a conversion where I used the Data import export framework (DIXF), I encountered an issue with the substitution of values. The conversions are used if the source file has other codes compared to the setup in your AX environment. This post will tell you how the conversion of values is performed and how to solve […]
Compared to previous versions of Microsoft Dynamics AX, the implementation of balances has been redesigned in AX 2012 to improve performance. Updating the balances is working correct in many scenarios. However some scenarios will still cause wait times on the rebuild or update of the balances or even… database blocks. This post will inform you […]
Last week Kaya Consulting delivered AX 2012 R3 certification preparation training in Sweden. The training was followed by over 30 students from all the partners in Sweden.
The Microsoft Dynamics AX HCM team is investigating to enable payroll functionality for companies worldwide. Microsoft created a survey to find out which processes are performed within your organization or outsourced. Also they would like to know for what countries companies are considering having the functionality in house or still outsourced.
Streamline installations are supposed to make our lives easy, that is if they are properly configured. First question is how to make a streamline installation. These can be downloaded from https://lcs.dynamics.com One has to create a project. It is important that it is for the correct build (RTM, retail, R2 or R3). Next, scroll to […]
Yes just a new post about DMF, not really about how it works, just an update on the latest know issues. What you have to know: DMF AX2012 R2 and higher the staging table MUST have an one on one relation to the target Table. The menu item you select in the DMF wizard. Is […]
We are able to delete a company in AX, but deleting a partition is not possible. So why not? It should be easy to create a partition and put data in it with tools like DMF, to enable us to create ad hoc demo / training partitions. Having played for a while with some SQL […]
Last week, I was upgrading AX 2012 R2 CU7 to CU8 and ran into a model store error. The error was similar to http://blogs.msdn.com/b/axsupport/archive/2014/01/08/violation-of-primary-key-constraint-pk-modelelementdata-elementhandle-error-installing-some-hotfixes-on-microsoft-dynamics-ax-2012-r2.aspx It scared the hell out of me! First thing that came to mind was: is my model store corrupt in production? But the source of the problem was indeed different; found […]
Sometimes people have troubles with their Management Reporter integration with AX 2012. I also encountered some problems in the past. If the synchronization is not working, or not working correctly, it could be related to data issues in your Microsoft Dynamics AX environment. In this post I will share some ways to find and solve […]
As announced earlier, Microsoft released the CU8 cumulative update for Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 R2 (KB3042171). The version number of this release is 6.2.2000.14. So there is a cumulative update 8 for both AX 2012 R2 and AX 2012 R3 available. Due to the differences between R2 and R3 also the cumulative update 8 has differences between these versions.