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Migration of Microsoft Dynamics AX WMS to new R3 warehouse and transportation functionality 

The purpose of this blog post is to define the main technical implementation requirements needed for a customer installation running Microsoft Dynamics AX with the WMSI/WMSII (configuration key WMSBasic/WMSAdvanced) functionality, wanting to migrate to the new warehouse management functionality released as part of the Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 R3, WHS (configuration key WHSandTMS). The blog...

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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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Checking Database entries after restoring a Microsoft Dynamics 2009 SQL Database to another Domain or Environment 

This BLOG post describes some common steps after restoring a Dynamics AX 2009 SQL Database to another environment under several different scenarios. SUMMARY Consider the following scenarios where you may need to restore a Dynamics AX database to a different environment When testing a Dynamics AX upgrade When bringing Dynamics AX 2009 data in house...

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Identical AX 2009 AUC File Created For Multiple AX Installations 

We came across an issue recently where we had the same GUID for two different AX installations running on the same server and therefore only one AUC file existed for both installations instead of two separate ones for use by the AX Client.This caused various anomalies when the client was used to access both instances....

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Microsoft Dynamics CRM Online Data Import tool 

On Codeplex there is a tool for Microsoft Dynamics CRM On Premise  that allows you to modify records and then re-update the CRM system with them. There are two advantages to this tool. The first is that you can update the records in a grid view and the other is that you can export the...

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AX Data Import Performance 

This one comes up fairly often for me, importing a large volume of data into AX, it performs badly, what on earth can I do to make it faster?? Well there are a few options, here’s the details that I give to people when they ask: Optimise the dat file method of export/import, there are...

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