Dynamics Ax

Failed to create a session revisited

Today I was experiencing this error again when working a new Hyper-V with imported demo data in AX 2012 R3: Failed to create a session; confirm that the user has the proper privileges to log on to Microsoft Dynamics In a previous post, I stated a solution for this, but today, the script in that post […]

ListPageInteraction lookup

Small post and to the point I wanted to point out a small detail that I was forgotten today in AX2012. When you want to add custom logic to a ListPage form, you might want to write your own custom ListPageInteraction class. So what you need to is just create a class that extends from […]

The given value of type String from the data source cannot be converted to type nvarchar of the specified target column.

Today I experienced this problem while importing models from the build machine into one of the developer machines: The given value of type String from the data source cannot be converted to type nvarchar of the specified target column. A quick search on the internet took me to this blog post that explains the importance […]

Announcing Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 R2 Services

Hello everybody! I’m very happy to announce Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 R2 Services, published byPackt Publishing and authored by Klaas and myself. It is the successor of Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 Services which was very well received. Based on the feedback you had and based on the new R2 version, we started working on an update in September 2013. We have […]

The Registry.CurrentUser impediment

Today I was working on creating a build process template for AX2012. I will not go into the details about the build process template and the custom activities as these activities will be covered by Joris De Gruyter later on. But still, I wanted to show you guys a nasty little problem I was experiencing […]

Technical conference 2014 : Day two

Today we were present early for the second day at the technical conference. The plan for today was to follow these sessions: Data synchronisation between multiple instances using Master Data Services optimizing the performance of an AX deployment Compelling report designs Help! MRP is slow I could put all of my notes from today here, […]

Technical conference 2014 : Day one

I’m putting a blog post online today because yesterday the Wifi was really letting us down. But anyway, it turned out to be a very interesting day! KeyNote It all started out with what Microsoft is good at, giving presentations! The keynote was packed with content and demo’s so we were immediately excited to see […]

Cleaning up after AxBuild.exe

So the AxBuild.exe tool has been around for a couple of weeks now and imho this is the best addition that a CU brought until now. There have been some nice post about how it works and what you should keep in mind: http://daxmusings.codecrib.com/2013/11/what-you-need-to-know-about-15-minute.html http://yetanotherdynamicsaxblog.blogspot.nl/2013/11/you-got-to-love-axbuild-compiler-tool.html Though the tool is fantastic, we noticed that after performing […]