André Arnaud de Calavon
The website of the Microsoft Dynamics Community has been completely redesigned. There is a new look, forums are redesigned, it is supporting a mobile-friendly interface, there are monthly leaderboards, and more. Continue reading
Last year October I shared a neat utility to convert currency amounts using the exchange rate information available in Microsoft Dynamics AX. This was suitable for the versions AX 2009, AX2012 and AX2012 R2. Continue reading
When setting up Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012, you can specify if Tax exempt numbers (aka VAT number) should be mandatory on the master data of customers or vendors. This is a common requirement for countries in the European Union to ensure correct reporting on foreign trade. With a specific setup, also for e.g. Japanese customers the VAT number is mandatory. Continue reading
Some weeks ago Microsoft released the virtual AX 2012 R3 demo machine for download on Partnersource and Customersource.
When I visited this page again, I noticed that there were some nice additions on these pages. This post will inform you about the new updates.
Recently I spent two posts on installing the Warehouse Mobile Devices Portal. In this post I will tell you some things worth knowing about removing one or more instances from your server. This would be applicable if you want to move some of the instances to another server.
Microsoft has released a download version of the Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 R3 demo machine. Download is available on partnersource and customersource. Continue reading
Within my previous post I explained how to install the Warehouse Mobile Devices Portal (WMDP). This post will go one step further and will guide you on installing the portal for using mobile devices in warehouses of multiple legal entities. At the end of this post there are some additional facts.
Exciting! Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 R3 has been released. One of the major new features is the new Warehouse management module. This module also supports the use of mobile devices to register inventory transactions in the warehouse. The mobile application is HTML based and real-time. It support transactions for all kinds of inventory transactions such as receiving goods, putting, picking, cycle counting. This post will tell you how to install the Warehouse Mobile Devices Portal on a server.
After the Virtual launch of April 10, 2014 Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 R3 has been released on May 1, 2014. This version is now generally available and includes many new features. The codebase has been expanded significantly. As announced earlier this year on the Technical conference in February, this will be the base for the new major release Microsoft is working on with the codename ‘Rainier’. Most highlighted new features are the new Warehouse and Transportation management modules. But there is much more in this release… Continue reading
Within Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 it is possible like older versions to create and use record templates. With this option you can default values within records at time of creating records. It looks like the System administrator is the only person who can create these record templates. This post will inform you how to enable the record templates for other users in AX 2012.