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Weekly Webinars for the Business Applications Community for September 2019! 

Didn’t you wish there was some expert that would just explain how to use Dynamics 365 and Power Platform technologies? Purvin Patel brings his firehose of information to the community every Monday at 10am (Pacific) as part of a weekly webinar series.  You should expect deep dives, special guests, MVPs talking about cool things they...

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Using Azure Active Directory groups to manage a user’s app and data access 

Applies to Dynamics 365 for Customer Engagement apps version 9.x Applies to Common Data Service The administration of app and data access for Microsoft Dynamics 365 for Customer Engagement and Common Data Service has been extended to allow administrators to use their organization’s Azure Active Directory (Azure AD) groups to manage access rights for licensed...

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Customizing the warehouse mobile app: multi-scan pages 

Introduction This is another blog post in the series about warehouse mobile devices in Dynamics 365 for Finance and Operations. In the last blog post, the difference between customizing for WMDP and the warehouse mobile app was discussed. This blog post will be walking you through a new control scheme that was recently released, explaining...

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Production order end process results in variances due to differences in estimated and realized subassembly setup labor costs. 

The issue that we were initially encountering was that we were experiencing large variances in our production costing.  Upon further investigation, what we found was that the variances were coming from a subassembly that had been created and was being utilized in the finished good.  Reviewing the details on that subassembly and comparing to our...

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Customizing the Warehousing Mobile App 

Introduction We last looked at the Warehouse Mobile Devices Portal (WMDP) in detail in a series of blog posts here, here, and here.  The last one covered how to build custom solutions and walked through building a new sample workflow for the WMDP.  This post will be updating that sample to cover some of the...

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Universal Resource Scheduling Solution for Dynamics 365 Update 1 

Applies to: Dynamics 365 for Project Service Automation, Dynamics 365 for Field Service   This past fall, we introduced Universal Resource Scheduling Solution in Dynamics 365. Regardless of what type of scheduling your organization is engaged in, be it Field Service scheduling, Project Service Scheduling, Case scheduling, Lead scheduling, or maybe something completely custom, Universal...

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Dynamics 365 for Field Service and Project Services Automation Update 2 

We recently released an update in February for Dynamics 365 for Field Service, Dynamics 365 for Project Service Automation, Resource Scheduling Optimization solutions. Below are the new capabilities and bug fixes introduced in this update.  Universal Resource Scheduling Enhancements – for both Project Service Automation and Field Service Performance improvements for schedule board.   You can...

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How to use inventory value report: part 4 

In this part, we will discuss how to use inventory value report to do inventory reconciliation. Firstly, let’s imagine a company who has two item groups: Bike and Accessory. The inventory GL account for Bike is 140100. The inventory GL account for Accessory is 140200. Then we have a total GL inventory account 149999. In...

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How to use inventory value report: part 3 

In this part, we will discuss the columns’ meaning showing in the inventory value report after you create the inventory value report ID. For how to set up the inventory value report ID, please click here. In AX, there are two import conceptions, financial updated and physical updated. Financial updated means the inventory transactions are...

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How to use inventory value report: part1 

  Inventory value report was released from AX 2009 SP1. It’s a very powerful report. Most of the users uses this report to do reconciliation between general ledger and inventory. In this article, we will discuss how to use this report to do the reconciliation between general ledger and inventory. When we try to view...

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How to use inventory value report: part 2 

In this part, we will discuss the most import parameter: inventory value report ID. You can go to Inventory management/Setup/Costing/inventory value reports to create IDs. (In AX 2009, the menu path is Inventory management/Setup/inventory value). You can create different IDs for different reporting requirement. For example, you can create the report only showing the total...

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Discontinuation of Dynamics Online Payment Services 

A notice was recently released on the discontinuation of Dynamics Online Payment Services.  Please review this notice using either the PartnerSource and CustomerSource links or the verbatim below:  PartnerSource https://mbs.microsoft.com/partnersource/northamerica/news-events/news/onlinepaymentservdisnotice CustomerSource https://mbs.microsoft.com/customersource/northamerica/news-events/news-events/news/onlinepaymentservdisnotice Discontinuation verbatim: Effective January 1, 2018, Payments Services for Microsoft Dynamics ERP (Payment Services), available with any versions of Microsoft Dynamics AX, Microsoft Dynamics...

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