Microsoft Dynamics 365 Blog

NAV Development Tools Preview – February Update 

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Welcome to the February update for the Developer Preview. As in the last two updates, we’ve fixed bugs reported by you on our GitHub issues list (https://github.com/Microsoft/AL/issues) and made other improvements.  You can see a list of what’s new below. – Finishing your design work in the client now offers two options on saving, allowing you Read more

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NAV Development Tools Preview – January Update 

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We’ve been bowled over by the positive comments from the community supporting this development effort. The team has read every suggestion, bug submitted, and idea and we’re enthusiastic that you’re so interested. That’s why we’re even happier to announce an update to the developer tools preview. The update will be applied automatically to the Azure Gallery Read more

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Serialising containers in X++ 

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A problem I’ve hit a few times during troubleshooting is transferring containers from one environment to another. Importing a whole 100GB database to be able to access the results of a report packed into a 20MB container seems like a bit of an overkill. So, a natural idea would be to save the container to Read more

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Dynamics Online Payment Services – Common errors and troubleshooting steps 

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We are continuing to see a reoccurrence of very similar error messages when using Dynamics Online Payment Services (DOPS) with Microsoft Dynamics AX 2009 and 2012. The resolutions normally deal with the setup and configuration of either AX or DOPS. This blog is intended to cover some of the common errors encountered with the resolutions Read more

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Sending WebHooks with Microsoft Dynamics CRM 

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Applies to: CRM Online 2016 Update, CRM 2016, and CRM Online 2015 Update 1. Microsoft Dynamics CRM has a robust customization framework for tailoring how it works to any business need. Here, we will show how to use workflows and custom workflow activities to send WebHooks from CRM to an external web service. About WebHooks Read more

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Dynamics AX Table Caching: Basic Rules 

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This post provides some basic general guidance to get you started on setting table caching for custom tables, bearing in mind there will be exceptions. This should generally be defined at design time to avoid costly round trips to the database. As explained by Bertrand Caillet from our PFE (Premier Field Engineering) team: “This is Read more

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Troubleshooting that elusive “slowdown” in AX using Performance Analyzer 1.20 for Microsoft Dynamics 

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It’s 9.30am on Monday morning and you’ve just received reports of a “general slowdown” on Microsoft Dynamics AX. After probing further you find it was all over by 9:15am lasting around 15 minutes, but also happened once before and the users want action taken to prevent it happening again. There are never any guarantees when Read more

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DDL script generator for Dynamics AX 2012 R2 

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DDL script generator for Dynamics AX 2012 R2Synchronization   Description: The standard synchronization process is a single threaded process. This causes performance problems in larger upgradeslike AX 2012 RTM to R2, because we example add the partition column to all tables and indexes. By using the DDL scripts we can push the sql server and Read more

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Check your JavaScript code to prepare for your upgrade 

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Microsoft Dynamics CRM is changing. To keep up with these changes so that you can take advantage of new features you need to check that any JavaScript code you are using is ready for an upgrade. Why do I need to check my JavaScript? What has changed? How can I check my code? How can Read more

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