Integrate Dynamics 365 for Finance and Operations with CDS

Product: Dynamics 365 for Finance and OperationsCommon Data Service Purpose: The purpose of this blog is to demonstrate how we can integrate Dynamics 365 for Finance and Operations with Common Data Service (CDS). Prerequisites: Basic understanding of Common Data Service and PowerApps Admin Center Steps: Create a new custom entity for Vendor and add relevant … Continue reading Integrate Dynamics 365 for Finance and Operations with CDS

D365FO: The path is already mapped in workspace

Product: Dynamics 365 for Finance and Operations Purpose: The purpose of this blog is to explain how can we resolve the version control workspace issue while working with Azure DevOps version control, previously known as VSTS or TFS. Error: The path % is already mapped in workspace % Resolution: First make sure that no other … Continue reading D365FO: The path is already mapped in workspace

AX 2012: Existing DIXF service for new AOS instance

Product: Dynamics AX 2012 Purpose: The purpose of this document is to explain what we can do to reuse a DIXF service of an existing AOS instance for a new AOS instance Steps: Copy paste the following files from the bin folder of an existing AOS instance to the bin folder of the new AOS … Continue reading AX 2012: Existing DIXF service for new AOS instance

D365FO: Data entity filter on enum field

To filter data entity using an enum field, we need to use a specific query expression syntax. For example, to filter Purchase order header data entity, PurchaseOrderHeadersV2, to get only 'Confirmed' purchase orders, we can add filter to DocumentApprovalStatus entity field which sources its value from VersioningDocumentState enum like below: https://usnconeboxax1aos.cloud.onebox.dynamics.com/data/PurchaseOrderHeadersV2?$filter=DocumentApprovalStatus eq Microsoft.Dynamics.DataEntities.VersioningDocumentState'Confirmed' As you … Continue reading D365FO: Data entity filter on enum field

AX 2012: Create SSRS Line Chart Report

  Purpose: The purpose of this document is to demonstrate how we can leverage the power of business intelligence through a simple SSRS line chart report. Prerequisites: Visual Studio 2013 Visual Studio 2013 tools. Reporting extension. Report Builder. Should be well-versed in Report Programming Model. Business requirement: Leverage business intelligence by analyzing sales trends for top item groups … Continue reading AX 2012: Create SSRS Line Chart Report

AX 2012: Automated build deployment process

Purpose: The purpose of this document is to describe how we can deploy automated builds to different Dynamics AX pre-production environments so that newly developed features could be rolled-out for UAT. The document also illustrates how version controlling by TFS and data migration activities fit into the big picture. Business requirement: Ability to release, deploy automated builds … Continue reading AX 2012: Automated build deployment process