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Claes Norell [MSFT]


I recently worked on a case with a Partner that reported that the ‘Name’ field for the DMFASSETENTITY entity did not get imported as expected into their AX 2012 R3 CU9 environment, so I thought I would share how we resolved that by manually adding the mapping, and how we tested the solution. 1. Repro...Read more
We released a useful DIXF Application Hotfix in October 2015 which you may not be familiar with, and as I’ve recently been looking into this for a customer, I thought I would share some details on this topic. If you are running AX 2012 R3, then you can install KB3061216 and add a large number...Read more
Consider a scenario where you are importing data using DIXF, and you get an error when you try to “Preview source file”. 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 could be due to the service endpoint binding not using the...Read more
Consider a scenario where you are using IDMF 2.0, and you want to work with InventTrans and LedgerTrans data, but you cannot find any archive templates for these tables. It is possible to archive InventTrans and LedgerTrans, but the ‘ByFiscalPeriod’ template is not enabled by default, and this blog post will show you how to...Read more
In the previous post in this series, I provided some T-SQL scripts that can check key settings and highlight possible issues you need to address. This post aims to provide some feedback and suggestions on the information the scripts collect. There are of course different views on almost all SQL Server configuration settings, but the...Read more
It’s important to configure your SQL Server instance and your AX databases properly in order to achieve optimal performance on your Dynamics AX environment. This blog post aims to help you do that by providing some T-SQL scripts that can check key settings and highlight possible issues you need to address. The scripts don’t cover all...Read more