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Anup Shah MSFT


Please take 5 minutes (for each survey) to share information about your existing AX 2012 R2 and R3 deployment and your update and upgrade plans*. *Update : Moving within same AX versions (For example moving from AX 2012 R2 CU 8 to AX 2012 R2 CU9) *Upgrade : Moving to higher AX version (For example...Read more
Scenario: When you try to install a single Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 R3 Application hotfix¬†you may sometime experience the following warning; and installation will not proceed further: The model store you selected requires a newer version of the installer than the one you’re using.¬† The latest version of the update installer can be downloaded from...Read more
Scenario:You have downloaded the CU-8 hotfix from partnersource/customersource and/or are using the LCS Update installer to download and install CU-8 on your AX 2012 R3 RTM. You have completed the install and been through the software update checklist. Later you run AX client and click on Help > About, and notice that the Kernel build...Read more
Title: Error when browsing a custom service hosted as IIS web service – An attempt was made to load a program with an incorrect format. (Exception from HRESULT: 0x8007000B) Scenario: You are using Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 You have created several Custom Services that you can deploy using NetTcp successfully and consume the WSDL in...Read more
I wanted to share an issue you may face when exporting models using the AX 2012 powershell cmdlets. As per the system requirements, we recommend using Powershell v2.0. However you may have Powershell v3 and above installed on your system (like Windows Server 2012 R2), and this can cause the following issues:   Issue 1: Unable to import models...Read more
In Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012, relations can no longer be created under extended data type (EDT) nodes in the Application Object Tree (AOT). In a table browser  –          The “view details” option only works with views in when there is a relation defined in the EDT (in the Relations node). We don’t look at the...Read more
The new upgrade guide has been released at and has very detailed steps on performing an in-place upgrade of AX 2012/AX 2012 FP to AX 2012 R2. Download a copy and ensure it is dated December 2012.   It talks about all the steps you need to take, starting from creating a test system first...Read more
When performing a Minor-version upgrade by installing Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 Feature pack on top of AX 2012 RTM installation with one or more of the following industry solutions installed (like Service Industries, Process Industries, Public Sector and/or beta AX-Retail), you may get errors like: SQL Error description: {Microsoft][SQL Server Native Client 10.0][SQL Server]The UPDATE statement conflicted...Read more