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Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 content is now live on docs.microsoft.com!

We’ve migrated the Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 content that was previously hosted on TechNet and MSDN to doc.microsoft.com: Application User/IT Pro content: https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/dynamicsax-2012/appuser-itpro/   Developer content: https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/dynamicsax-2012/developer/ Existing links to the content are being redirected. The content is open for comments and edits, with the exception of the reference content....

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New Content for Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 : November 2011

One of our technical writers, Margo Crandall, has posted the list of new and updated content for Dynamics AX on TechNet and MSDN for the month of November 2011. For a list of topics consult her blog post at http://blogs.msdn.com/b/axsupport/archive/2011/12/02/content-news-november.aspx   Previous posts: October 2011 September 2011        ...

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Opening a Report on AX 2012 raises infolog error: The default Report Server Configuration ID could not be found in the SRSServers table.

Consider the following scenario: – You have one Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 AOS instance fully configured, and users are able to open reports from the AX client connecting to this instance. – You now add an additional AOS instance. – Users connecting to the additional/new AOS instance get the following infolog error when trying to...

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Error “CryptoAPI not available” when browsing Enterprise Portal

In Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 consider the following scenario: If, the Business Connector User account (bcproxy) specified under, System Administration > Setup > System > System service accounts if different from he user account associated with the application pool identity assigned to the web site hosting the Enterprise Portal (EP), Then when a user browses the...

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Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 Reporting Services – Scale-out deployments

As mentioned in this blog  http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/hh389760.aspx it is possible to have multiple instances of Reporting Services on the same computer. This is meant in situations to support development and production installations of Microsoft Dynamics AX, or to support multiple production installations of Microsoft Dynamics AX. When there are different instances of Reporting Services for AX2012...

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Error in upgrade readiness check when upgrading to AX 2012

Recently we ran into an issue where the “Check Upgrade Readiness” step in upgrading from Dynamics AX 2009 to Dynamics AX 2012 failed with the error/stack below Error executing code: ReleaseUpdateTransformDB50_UnitOfMeasure (object) has no valid runnable code in method ‘initTransformationJobs’. (S)\Classes\ReleaseUpdateTransformDB50_UnitOfMeasure\initTransformationJobs(C)\Classes\SysCheckListItem_CreateShadowTables\populateScripts – line 20(C)\Classes\SysCheckListItem_CreateShadowTables\main – line 38(C)\Classes\MenuFunction\run(C)\Classes\SysHelp\processMenuFunction – line 85(C)\Classes\SysHelp\processStandardLink – line 26(C)\Classes\SysHelp\processOnEventNavigate – line 40(C)\Classes\SysHelp\onEvent_BeforeNavigate2 –...

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Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 Troubleshooting Help Server problems

Some time ago we get several problems with Help Server. Simply when we wanted to access help from Microsoft Dynamics Ax 2012 client we get following problems: 1. Error: Unable to contact server http://ServerName:Port/DynamicsAXHelpServer/HelpService.svc To troubleshoot this problem you need to check on client if you are able to access the help server service from...

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New Content for Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 : October 2011

Hi everyone, Updated and new content for Microsoft Dynamics AX has been posted to TechNet and MSDN. We have published many new topics again this month. The following table contains links to each group of topics within the post. Audience Approximate number of topics published Security role reference 88 System Administrator topics 35 Application User...

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