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Sally Erickson [MSFT]


If you’re headed to Convergence 2015 in Atlanta, please stop by the Dynamics AX Technical Readiness Documentation booth at the Expo! We’d love to meet you and hear about your business. We’d also love to get your thoughts on the type of content that would help speed up your AX implementations! See you in Atlanta!...Read more
Cumulative Update 8 (CU8) for Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 R3 is now available on CustomerSource and PartnerSource. CU8 includes many new features, as well as regulatory updates and hotfixes, so check it out! What’s included in CU8 CU8 for AX 2012 R3 includes: New features: CU8 includes several new features that have been made to...Read more
It’s always fun to watch each month as each Microsoft Dynamics Lifecycle Services update comes out. Some months we have a lot of new features, and some months just a few, but the site continues to evolve rapidly. The September release is now available and contains several new features to help you manage your AX...Read more
Power BI for Office 365 is a collection of features and services that, together, enable you to visualize data, share discoveries, and collaborate in new ways. Familiar tools including Excel and SharePoint form the foundation of Power BI. The value of Power BI is how its features and services work together, and how the insights...Read more
Microsoft Dynamics Lifecycle Services has a new feature you’ll want to check out: Cloud powered support! Cloud powered support helps you manage support incidents. How it works Cloud powered support lets you create a virtual machine (VM) in Microsoft Azure that has the same hotfixes installed as your local environment. You can reproduce and record...Read more
Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 R3 can be deployed on Microsoft Azure! This blog post provides an overview, and points you to TechNet articles that provide the details you’ll need for your deployment. How to deploy To deploy AX 2012 R3 on Azure, you can use Microsoft Dynamics Lifecycle Services. Lifecycle Services is a cloud-based collaborative...Read more
With cumulative update 7 for Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 R2, the Compare Tool has been updated to support comparison of two SSRS report designs. This means that when an updated report is released with a cumulative update or hotfix, you can now easily compare the updated report with your existing report to see the differences...Read more
Microsoft SQL Server Reporting Services periodically restarts, and each restart clears the Reporting Services cache. After this cache has been cleared, it may take some time for the next report that is run to display. For example, you may have noticed that it takes a really long time for the first report that is run...Read more
With cumulative update 7 for Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 R2, you can email reports to specific people by using tokens. When you use this feature, you don’t have to enter the email addresses of all recipients. Instead, you simply enter a token. The token instructs Dynamics AX to retrieve the appropriate email addresses from worker,...Read more
CU7 for Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 R2 is now available! We’ve recently blogged about its new features and the resources that are available to help you learn more about it. (In case you missed those blog posts, click here and here.) But today I want to focus on one thing, and it’s kind of important: how...Read more
You can configure Microsoft Dynamics AX to automatically send email notifications to users when specific events occur. For example, Dynamics AX can send email notifications to users when documents are assigned to them for approval (as defined by a workflow), or when sales orders are canceled (as defined by an alert rule). To configure email...Read more