Microsoft Dynamics 365 Blog

The Changing Face of Retail 

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As many of us may have experienced, retail is changing. The ways our customers expect to be able to shop are evolving at what can sometimes feel like a dizzying pace. The retail store is no longer just… Read more

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Warehouse Mobile Device Portal 

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The Advanced Warehousing functionality introduced in Microsoft Dynamics AX 2013 R3 includes a brand new Warehouse Mobile Device Portal (WMDP). This portal serves HTML pages which drive the work executed within the warehouse. We have designed the portal to generate HTML that is widely compatible on a variety of devices, and although we do not Read more

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Accounting for Purchase charge and Stock variation 

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Dear readers, The SCM-costing team is happy to announce that an update for the “Post to charge” accounting principle is finally ready. The update includes a significant change in the ledger accounting logic consumed by the “Post to charge” accounting principle. This change might require that customers reconfigure their posting profiles in order to get Read more

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Post Misc. charges at time of Product receipt 

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Dear readers The SCM-costing team in collaboration with SCM-Procurement team are happy to introduce a capability requested by customers for many years. We introduce the capability of accounting for Misc. charges already at time of posting Product receipt. This capability will provide customers with the opportunity to better estimate cost of purchase and avoid cost Read more

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Third-party Transportation Management (TMS) engines (UPS, FedEx, Progistics, PCMiler) 

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The Transportation Management (TMS) module that shipped with Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 R3 includes a number of engines that are essentially implementations of strategies for calculating rates, distance, transit time, and other data related to transportation of goods. Some of the most wanted implementations retrieve data from online services. Due to release policy management, it Read more

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Combining wave containerization, work break and cluster picking to support a piece picking operation – AX2012R3 

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Posted on behalf of Lars Frandsen. Introduction Many distribution centers are seeing order profiles trending toward smaller orders with fewer lines, and lower quantities per work line. This leads to distribution centers being tasked with the piece pick process, which is also known as broken case or less-than-case picking. The piece picking process is one Read more

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Customization: how to add an image control on WMDP pages? 

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Warehouse Mobile Devices Portal (WMDP) comes with a number of predefined work pages, dynamic menus, a logon page, and few other screens. The content and the workflow of the pages that are displayed to the user are fully defined on the AOS tier. The X++ classes that belong to the hierarchy inherited from the WHSWorkExecuteDisplay Read more

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How to build a multi-level container structure using Containerization process 

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Introduction We have received a number of questions regarding multi-level container structures in an outbound process. This blog post will show you how to achieve that by using the new Containerization feature in Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 R3, and work through an example of building a two-level container structure. A multi-level container structure refers to Read more

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