Microsoft Dynamics 365 Blog

Several partners and customers have raised support requests related to performances of the new WMS module. In addition to this, some code defects have been logged and addressed by Development.

In the past months, several fixes and enhancements related to WHS performances were developed and released; these hotfixes were included in latest cumulative updates (CU9, CU10).

A list of some of the available hotfixes is provided below, with KB number and link to download them from Lifecycle Services.

Table 1 – Sample list of WHS performances fixes


KB number

Link to download the hotfix from LCS

Performance problem when opening Physical On Hand Inventory form in WMS

WHS Replenishment performance- Address regression from 3393286

WHS Replenishment performance

Performance gain in Load Planning Workbench

Improve performance of ship confirm for loads for entire transfer orders

Improve performance of manual work completion for work created by located license plate

Perf: Load planning workbench is unusable on a system with any latency

Improve the performance of the Release to warehouse process for larger order scenarios

Performance: Cannot run with more than 7-8 WMDP sessions – WMDP service client objects require explicit recycling

Performance problem when opening On Hand By Location form in WMS

Performance of the location stocking limit check can be improved by optimizing the stocking limit retreival logic and unit of measure conversion logic

Perf: The pack operation should be improved by avoiding client/server calls and utilizing the Financial Lite update which was done for Work

Intermittent performance issue with Inventory onhand inquiry for AX2012 R3 with queries in sp_WHSOnHand stored procedure

InventSum and WHSInventReserve clean up

Load Planning Workbench has performance problems, takes too long to load

Perf: Containerization process can be improved 50%

perf: WHSWorkCreateHistory table has incorrect setting of clustered index which leads to very expensive queries during processing of larger waves with many allocation errors

Perf: We should not track WMSLocationLoad records on WHS location since they cannot be used and the maximums cannot be configured.

perf: The number of full locations that fit the location directive query should not affect the time it takes to find a putaway location when using Volumetrics

Perf – Work creation (after the allocation step) Optimization – avoid re-evaluation of empty locations

Perf – Work creation (after the allocation step) Optimization

perf: Min/Max replenishment can be optimized with +20 % by avoiding to do laborstandards calculations for each work one by one but for all the works created as part of the replenishment

Performance improvement for KB3073717



Comments and tips

Depending on the situation, you may choose one of the following options:

  • Download a specific hotfix individually if an issue has been reported in the environment
  • Upgrade to the latest CU
  • Create a package of hotfixes via the Update Installer in LCS.

We're always looking for feedback and would like to hear from you. Please head to the Dynamics 365 Community to start a discussion, ask questions, and tell us what you think!