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Moving businesses forward with Microsoft Business Applications in Australia 

Today we’re in Melbourne, Australia for our Microsoft Business Forward event where we’re sharing how leading Australian organizations are accelerating their digital transformation together with Microsoft. I’m excited to see how organizations across industries, including healthcare services groups to technology and communications providers to snack food companies, are all building systems of intelligence and digitizing...Read more

LCS (April 2018 – release 1) release notes 

The Microsoft Dynamics Lifecycle Services (LCS) team is happy to announce the immediate availability of the release notes for LCS (April 2018, release 1).   Download critical X++ updates From our earlier release (February 2018, release 2), critical X++ updates can only be downloaded from online production environments, and we were going to remove the Critical...Read more

Extending the Outlook Add-in Experience in Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central and Microsoft Dynamics NAV 

One of the showcase features of Dynamics 365 Business Central is the ability to use the product within Microsoft Outlook clients using Outlook add-ins. There are two add-ins that come out of the box with Dynamics 365 Business Central: The Contact Insights add-in and the Document View add-in. From an email within Outlook, Contact Insights...Read more

Business Central developer docs are here! 

We’re pleased to announce that the Business Central Developer documentation is available here: https://docs.microsoft.com/dynamics365/business-central/dev-itpro. This is where you will see all new updates to AL documentation going forward, so please remember to bookmark this page. With the availability of our Business Central cloud-based offering, we have moved our documentation to this new URL based on a...Read more

Docs for Dynamics NAV 2016 and earlier are now on Docs.microsoft.com 

For almost 10 years, you might have become used to finding content online for Dynamics NAV in the MSDN Library. We announced last year that we’re moving to the Docs.microsoft.com site, and today we moved the last bits to the Docs site as well. Online content for Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2016 and earlier versions of...Read more

Business Central and Dynamics NAV Object Ranges 

In Business Central running the Microsoft cloud we operate with three different object ranges in terms of licensing. Developing for Business Central is done using Visual Studio Code with the AL Language extension. Developing for Dynamics NAV can be done either by using Visual Studio Code with the AL Language extension or by using C/SIDE...Read more

DIXF on SQL 2014 – Cannot Preview source file – CommunicationException – An error occurred while receiving the HTTP response from DMFServiceHelper.svc 

Consider a scenario where you are importing data using DIXF, and you get an error when you try to “Preview source file” and you are running SQL Server 2014 SP2 CU10 or CU11. 1. The error The error you see looks something like this: System.ServiceModel.CommunicationException: An error occurred while receiving the HTTP response to http://servernamehere:7000/DMFService/DMFServiceHelper.svc. This...Read more

Release Notes for Field Service and Project Service Automation Update Release 6 on Dynamics 365 version 8.2 

Applies to: Field Service for Dynamics 365, Project Service Automation for Dynamics 365, and Universal Resource Scheduling (URS) solution on Dynamics 365 8.2.x We’re pleased to announce the latest update to the Field Service and Project Service Automation applications for Dynamics 365. This release includes improvements to quality, performance, and usability, and is based on...Read more

Release Notes for Field Service and Project Service Automation Update Release 5 

Applies to: Field Service for Dynamics 365, Project Service Automation for Dynamics 365, and Universal Resource Scheduling (URS) solution on Dynamics 365 9.0.x We’re pleased to announce the latest update to the Field Service and Project Service Automation applications for Dynamics 365. This release includes improvements to quality, performance, and usability, and is based on...Read more

Data integration capabilities are now available for Dynamics 365 Finance and Operations on-premises deployments 

Today, we are happy to announce the availability of data integration capabilities for Dynamics 365 Finance and Operations on-premises customers. To use the data integration capabilities in an on-premises environment, you need to be on the latest 7.2 and Platform Update 12 build (version 7.0.4709.41184). For information on how to use this feature for on-premises...Read more