Combine & Merging images to a single image using X++ & C# Dot Net Libraries
Dec01

Combine & Merging images to a single image using X++ & C# Dot Net Libraries

Requirement – The requirement is to combine and merging images to a single image using X++ & C# Dot Net Libraries in Microsoft Dynamics 365 finance and operation. Classes & Libraries – System.Drawing.BitmapSystem.Drawing.ImageSystem.Drawing.GraphicsSystem.Drawing.Imaging.ImageFormatSystem.Drawing.Color Sample Code – The post Combine & Merging images to a single image using X++ & C# Dot Net…...

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Free Access To Microsoft Office 365 (Create Microsoft Education Account & Office 365 A1 for faculty trial)
Nov30

Free Access To Microsoft Office 365 (Create Microsoft Education Account & Office 365 A1 for faculty trial)

In this post I will show you how you can create a free Microsoft education account & get free access to Microsoft office 365 (Office 365 A1 for faculty trial). After creating the free Microsoft office 365 account (Office 365 A1 for faculty trial) , you can access various online apps (like outlook, word, excel, … Continue reading Free Access To Microsoft Office 365 (Create Microsoft Education… Continue Reading Piyush...

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Security In D365
Nov29

Security In D365

In this article, I will explain how to use role based security in D365. This is a complicated topic. Before learning how to customize the security, it is important to know how to provide access to users using the existing functionality. In the next article, I will teach you how to customize security in D365… Continue Reading → The post Security In D365 appeared first on Dynamics 365… Continue Reading...

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Get Free Access To A Microsoft Dynamics 365 FO Development & Training environment
Nov28

Get Free Access To A Microsoft Dynamics 365 FO Development & Training environment

Get Free Access To A Microsoft Dynamics 365 FO Development & Training environment The post Get Free Access To A Microsoft Dynamics 365 FO Development & Training environment appeared first on All About Microsoft Dynamics. Continue Reading Piyush Adhikari’s Article on their blog Get Free Access To A Microsoft Dynamics 365 FO Development & Training environment – All About Microsoft Dynamics Get Free Access To A...

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D365 FO : Developing Business Events with X++ from scratch
Nov27

D365 FO : Developing Business Events with X++ from scratch

Business events provide a mechanism that allow external system receives notifications from Microsoft Dynamics 365 Finance and operations. For example – When you are posting a purchase invoice then you can send notifications/ payload / message to an external system. You can use existing standard business events which are available in the D365 FO or … Continue reading D365 FO : Developing… Continue Reading Piyush...

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Réaliser des filtres et des Espaces de travail adaptatifs à l’utilisateur connecté
Nov26

Réaliser des filtres et des Espaces de travail adaptatifs à l’utilisateur connecté

Dans D365, plusieurs objets possèdent des informations de collaborateurs « responsables », ou « intéressés » (Exemple : « Acheteur » / « Responsable des ventes » pour des commandes, …) Ces personnes ont un intérêt à pouvoir rapidement trouver les données qui les concerne dans l’ERP. Depuis D365, il est possible de créer de façon personnalisée des Espaces de… Continue Reading admin2897’s Article on their blog Réaliser des...

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What is AdminUserProvisioning Tool in Microsoft D365 fin & ops ?  Add Admin user after backup restore
Nov26

What is AdminUserProvisioning Tool in Microsoft D365 fin & ops ? Add Admin user after backup restore

In various ERP implementation & support projects, sometime it is very hard to replicate a production / UAT environment scenario in dev box for debugging or in some cases it is tedious to do any kind of unit testing due to lack of business data. But luckily, we can solve this problem by doing restoration … Continue reading What is AdminUserProvisioning Tool in Microsoft D365 fin & ops ? Add… Continue Reading...

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New Azure DevOps release tasks: MSAL authentication and ADAL deprecation
Nov25

New Azure DevOps release tasks: MSAL authentication and ADAL deprecation

There’s a new version and a new task for our release pipelines that use the Azure-hosted agents. These changes have been introduced recently to support the new MSAL authentication libraries for the LCS service connection used to upload and deploy the deployable packages. The current service connections use Azure Active Directory (Azure AD) Authentication Library (ADAL), and support […]

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Archive inventory transactions (Purge InventTrans) in Microsoft Dynamics 365 for finance and operations
Nov25

Archive inventory transactions (Purge InventTrans) in Microsoft Dynamics 365 for finance and operations

As we know, “InventTrans” table is one of the largest table in Microsoft D365 for finance and operations and this table keep growing through out the ERP lifecycle and consume more space. BUT ! here is the good news that Microsoft has released a standard feature and a standard batch job to archive inventory transactions … Continue reading Archive inventory transactions (Purge InventTrans) in… Continue Reading...

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D365 FO – Create deep links, shareable, secured URLs in Microsoft Dynamics 365 for finance & operations
Nov22

D365 FO – Create deep links, shareable, secured URLs in Microsoft Dynamics 365 for finance & operations

What is deep links in Microsoft Dynamics 365 for finance and operation? Deep links are shareable and secures URLs to a specific form. Optional filters can be passed so that when user will open the deep link and navigate to a specific form then it will show filtered data ore records. In Microsoft D365 FO, … Continue reading D365 FO – Create deep links, shareable, secured URLs in Microsoft… Continue Reading Piyush...

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Get free access to a Dynamics 365 FO (VM) development & training  environment!
Nov19

Get free access to a Dynamics 365 FO (VM) development & training  environment!

To get free access to a Dynamics 365 FO (VM) development & training environment! click on below link and then click on Launch VM Mode. That’s it ! Lab – Configure address books – Learn | Microsoft Docs The post Get free access to a Dynamics 365 FO (VM) development & training  environment! appeared first on All About Microsoft Dynamics. Continue Reading Piyush Adhikari’s Article on their blog Get...

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D365 Fin & Ops : ZIP, Compress & Archive multiple files using X++ & class ZipArchiveEntry
Nov19

D365 Fin & Ops : ZIP, Compress & Archive multiple files using X++ & class ZipArchiveEntry

Requirement : The requirement is to create a zip file from a set of document entries available in document handling, creating a download link and sends the link to user browser. In this requirement we are using Microsoft Dynamics 365 for finance and operations classes – documentmanagement, ziparchive & ziparchiveentry. Sample Code : The post D365 Fin & Ops : ZIP, Compress & Archive multiple… Continue Reading...

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Drive More Value with Your CRM by Eliminating the Noise
Nov17

Drive More Value with Your CRM by Eliminating the Noise

Drive More Value with Your CRM by Eliminating the Noise Drive More Value with Your CRM by Eliminating the Noise

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How To Install A Package In D365
Nov16

How To Install A Package In D365

Do you have Model files that you wish to bring into an environment? Or perhaps you want to better understand how x++ files are stored in Microsoft Dynamics 365 for Finance and Operations. In this article I will show you how to install a package in D365. And how the code files are stored in… Continue Reading → The post How To Install A Package In D365 appeared first on Dynamics 365 Musings. Continue Reading...

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Add a QR code to Dynamics 365 forms and reports
Nov15

Add a QR code to Dynamics 365 forms and reports

QR codes are very present in our daily lives as a way to share information, URLs, or other data quickly. In this post, we’ll learn how to display one in a Dynamics 365 form or a SSRS report using a library which is included in our development VMs: QRCoder. Generating a QR code QRCoder is […] ariste.info Add a QR code to Dynamics 365 forms and reports Continue Reading Adrià Ariste Santacreu’s Article on their blog...

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Creating a Read Only Role for D365FO – User Interface
Nov11

Creating a Read Only Role for D365FO – User Interface

I previously wrote about how to create a read only role for D365FO via the AOT. A lot of users thought my use of the term ‘easy’ in the title was misleading, which I can’t really argue with, It does get slightly technical on how to create it. So I thought it might be a good idea to make this process a little more user friendly and make a read only role that anyone could import into their… Continue Reading...

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D365FO Business Events – Troubleshoot
Nov09

D365FO Business Events – Troubleshoot

I have already posted on Business events Configuration (link1) and consuming it from logic apps (link2) In this post, i will touchbase on troubleshooting Business Events in D365FO. We might face issues in executing Business events after data refresh or deployment to Tier 1/Tier 2 environments. Check if there are ‘Active Events’ for the Business Event you are looking for. This can be… Continue Reading...

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Transformation using Filter – Azure Data Factory
Nov09

Transformation using Filter – Azure Data Factory

Filter Transformation in ADF Data flow filters the records or rows based on the specified condition. This is similar to WHERE clause in FO. For instance ,the user has to transform only the records which meets a particular criteria, then Filter Transformation does the job . In my post, I am taking the example of excluding the records in a dataset for which there is no Debit and Credit… Continue Reading AnithaEswaran’s...

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Cannot create a record in Party postal address V2 (DirPartyLocationPostalAddressV2Entity). The ‘Expiration’ value needs to be greater than or equal to the ‘Effective’ value
Nov09

Cannot create a record in Party postal address V2 (DirPartyLocationPostalAddressV2Entity). The ‘Expiration’ value needs to be greater than or equal to the ‘Effective’ value

Creating and Updating a postal address in FO is complex. But when you get to know the fields to be used while importing, it will be easy for the user to deal with issues while importing addresses. D365FO has several data entities for loading postal addresses using PartyNumber in Global Address Book (GAB). Customer postal addresses entity allows to add multiple addresses for a customer…. Continue Reading...

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How To Update Reference Packages In D365
Nov08

How To Update Reference Packages In D365

Have you received this error message when building your x++ code: “Are you missing a module reference”? If the code in your model references objects or methods defined in another model, you need a reference to that model. If your model does not have a reference to the other model, you will receive a compile… Continue Reading → The post How To Update Reference Packages In D365 appeared first… Continue...

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Update VMs using pipelines and d365fo.tools
Nov08

Update VMs using pipelines and d365fo.tools

Now that Microsoft will also update additional Dynamics 365 Finance and Operations Sandbox environments, partners and customers will only need to take care of updating cloud-hosted environments, as we’ve always done. I’m sure each team manages this differently, maybe leaving it to each developer to update their VM, or there’s someone in the customer or […] ariste.info Update VMs using… Continue Reading...

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Package and Model planning
Nov03

Package and Model planning

Creating a package or a model is one of the first things we’ll do when starting to code in a new project. It’s something very basic, but I’m still seeing some issues around this, bad practices that can lead to problems in the future. Packages or models? Is a package something different as a model? […] ariste.info Package and Model planning Continue Reading Adrià Ariste Santacreu’s Article on their blog...

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D365 Recurring Integrations Scheduler(RIS)
Nov02

D365 Recurring Integrations Scheduler(RIS)

Today I would like to pay my respect to the free GitHub initiative Recurring Integrations Scheduler (RIS). RIS is a solution that transports files/messages between on-premises folders and D365FO. This is a way to perform good old file integrations, and even for automating import/export of data entities between environments. And without having to develop/program anything. … Continue reading <span… Continue Reading Kurt...

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Using TPF to Protect Sensitive Data in Grid Columns for D365FO
Oct27

Using TPF to Protect Sensitive Data in Grid Columns for D365FO

I’ve covered the topic of the Table Permission Framework previously but wanted to give an example of how it can be used for protecting columns within grids in D365FO. Scenario There is a form within D365FO that contains a grid that has a sensitive data within a particular column that you would like to hide from certain users and only allow users explicitly assigned access to see/interact with… Continue Reading Alex’s...

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How To Create A Model In D365
Oct25

How To Create A Model In D365

In Microsoft Dynamics 365 for Finance and Operations, you are able to view the base Microsoft source code. The base objects and source code are stored in several Models, which are groupings of objects and code. However, you are not able to modify or add to the code or objects in these models. Therefore, as… Continue Reading → The post How To Create A Model In D365 appeared first on Dynamics… Continue Reading...

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PriceDisc: getting prices the right way
Oct19

PriceDisc: getting prices the right way

Need to get the price of an item that has a sales or purchase agreement? The PriceDisc class is here to save us! This is one of those reference posts that I’m writing for the Adrià of the future, because it’s something I forget about a lot. PriceDisc magic! There’s an obsolete method, I think […] ariste.info PriceDisc: getting prices the right way Continue Reading Adrià Ariste Santacreu’s Article on their...

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How To Write A D365 Edit Method
Oct18

How To Write A D365 Edit Method

Most of the time the data you want to show on a form is stored in a field on a table. Using Display methods you can run code to determine what is shown. A limitation of a display method is that the value cannot be edited. A D365 Edit method, tied to a form control,… Continue Reading → The post How To Write A D365 Edit Method appeared first on Dynamics 365 Musings. Continue Reading peter.ramer’s Article on their blog...

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An excel column containing strings was set as a numeric column by SSIS – DIXF import
Oct15

An excel column containing strings was set as a numeric column by SSIS – DIXF import

I am working on Data migration and though I felt monotonous initially, subsequently it helped me to gain knowledge on basic set ups of the modules across FO and most importantly on SQL and Excel areas. In this post, I am sharing my knowledge on importing certain alphanumeric data emphasizing its spelling accents. One such instance was Zipcode import. LEADING ZEROESFew of the zip codes… Continue Reading AnithaEswaran’s...

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Dataverse and Cross-apps capabilities: the future of FnO
Oct13

Dataverse and Cross-apps capabilities: the future of FnO

It’s been some time since I wrote “Is Dataverse the future of Finance and Operations apps?“, and when I did, Dataverse was still called CDS and still went through several name changes. Has anything changed since I wrote that post? Do I still see Dataverse as the future of Finance and Operations apps? Well, now […] ariste.info Dataverse and Cross-apps capabilities: the future of… Continue Reading Adrià...

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How to learn and try out Dynamics 365 Commerce?
Oct08

How to learn and try out Dynamics 365 Commerce?

The Dynamics 365 Commerce team at Microsoft have created a great trial site where you can try out all their good stuff and get some guided walk through of their capabilities. Please check it out: https://manage.commerce.dynamics.com/welcome/index.html Here is your to-do list of what you should explore: B2C experience Product discovery and cloud powered search Curb-side … Continue reading How… Continue Reading Kurt...

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How To Write A D365 Display Method
Oct07

How To Write A D365 Display Method

While often the data you want to show on a form is stored in a field on a table, this is not always the case. There are times when the data you need to show must run code to come up with the final output. In this article, I will show you how to write… Continue Reading → The post How To Write A D365 Display Method appeared first on Dynamics 365 Musings. Continue Reading peter.ramer’s Article on their blog...

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Presenting at Upcoming User Group Conferences
Oct05

Presenting at Upcoming User Group Conferences

I’m excited to be speaking in-person at a couple upcoming conferences. I am looking forward to seeing friends and other attendees again and sharing my knowledge and expertise! Dynamic Communities Summit North America October 12th – 15th | Houston, Texas Common Security Mistakes and How to Avoid Them In this session, we will demonstrate real-world common D365FO security mistakes that… Continue Reading Alex’s...

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SQLPackage.exe for 10.0.21 -PU 45
Sep28

SQLPackage.exe for 10.0.21 -PU 45

SQLPackage.exe is a command line interface for integrating database deployment into your application pipeline. We mostly use it for executing the import and export commands while restoring the bacpac data from Tier-2 to Tier-1 environments. < p style=”font-size:14px”>Earlier versions of FO had this utility residing in SQLServer folder . Executing the commands from SQLPackage .Net Core folder is detailed here…...

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How To Call A Form Using X++
Sep27

How To Call A Form Using X++

In the previous article I showed you how to call another from using a Menu Item Button. There are times, however, when you need to call a form using x++ code. Calling a form this way gives a developer greater control around what information is passed to the calling form. And a developer can even… Continue Reading → The post How To Call A Form Using X++ appeared first on Dynamics 365… Continue Reading...

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D365 : Use your data
Sep27

D365 : Use your data

When I observe the use of Dynamics 365, I often see that most often there are well-established processes and routines for getting data into the Dynamics 365 system. But using this data is often limited to retrieving financial reports that show everything in dollars and cents. However, the information contained in the system is often … Continue reading D365 : Use your data Continue Reading Kurt Hatlevik’s Article on...

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Rebate management : supplier approach
Sep27

Rebate management : supplier approach

In this last post (see the previous here) I will focus on the supplier side. The new Rebate management allows us to use only one module to manage supplier and customer back rebates (except deductions which require to use Trade allowance management). Vendor rebate basis on Purchase order In this first scenario, I’m going to use only the purchase order to calculate the rebate amount. On the… Continue Reading Yohann ROLLAND’s...

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How To Call A Form From Another Form
Sep20

How To Call A Form From Another Form

There are two common ways to call a form from another form within Dynamics 365 for Finance and Operations. You can use a menu item button. Or you can use use X++ code to call another form. In this article I will show you how to use an Menu Item Button. And how the system… Continue Reading → The post How To Call A Form From Another Form appeared first on Dynamics 365 Musings. Continue Reading peter.ramer’s Article on...

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How To Send Enum Parameters To Forms
Sep13

How To Send Enum Parameters To Forms

Sending an enum parameter to a form allows a form to be re-used for several different purposes. Developers can send parameters to forms in D365 F&O to control what data and controls are shown on the form. This creates a better experience for the user. Allowing them to focus on only what is needed for… Continue Reading → The post How To Send Enum Parameters To Forms appeared first on Dynamics… Continue Reading...

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Rebate management : retroactivity and usage of items
Sep09

Rebate management : retroactivity and usage of items

In this second post (see the previous overview here) on Rebate Management, I will focus in more details on different alternative scenarios regarding the rebate management module. Retroactivity Let’s test this scenario which can be very usefull : the retroactivation of the deal. In some industries, especially in agri-food industries, the back rebate are negociating during Q1 and activation… Continue Reading Yohann ROLLAND’s...

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How To Send Parameters To Forms In D365
Sep07

How To Send Parameters To Forms In D365

A form can be re-used for several different purposes, yet still look very different. Developers can send parameters to forms in D365 F&O to control what data and controls are shown on the form. This creates a better experience for the user. Allowing them to focus on only what is needed for the specific purpose…. Continue Reading → The post How To Send Parameters To Forms In D365 appeared… Continue Reading...

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Restore a data package with Azure DevOps Pipelines
Sep01

Restore a data package with Azure DevOps Pipelines

You can read my complete ALM guide on Microsoft Dynamics 365 for Finance & Operations and Azure DevOps. Moving data from the production to a sandbox environment is something we regularly have to do to have real updated data to do some testing or debugging. It’s a process that takes time and that can be […] ariste.info Restore a data package with Azure DevOps Pipelines Continue Reading Adrià Ariste Santacreu’s...

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Purge Lifecycle Services assets – New feature in LCS
Aug31

Purge Lifecycle Services assets – New feature in LCS

LCS has introduced a new feature to purge or dispose the assets which are more than a year old. Beginning Friday, September 17, 2021, Microsoft will begin to purge assets that are older than 365 days from the project Asset library. This is currently targeted for both Software Deployable Package and Database Backup asset types with a Modified date older than 365 days.  The Asset… Continue Reading AnithaEswaran’s...

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Creating a Zip File From Multiple MemoryStreams in D365FO
Aug30

Creating a Zip File From Multiple MemoryStreams in D365FO

I recently had a requirement to take many pieces of data from D365FO, create a CSV file out of each data piece, and then wrap these files in a zip file for easy downloading by an end user. In my case, the requirement was that all of the data should be held in memory (never written to disk). I wanted to show the process of how I achieved this. Test Scenario To show how I did this I will be… Continue Reading Alex’s Article...

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How To Create Menu Items In D365
Aug30

How To Create Menu Items In D365

After developing a new form in Microsoft Dynamics 365 F&O, you need to add a menu item in order for users to be able to access your new form or other object. In this article I will show you how to create menu items in D365. As well as explain many of the other useful… Continue Reading → The post How To Create Menu Items In D365 appeared first on Dynamics 365 Musings. Continue Reading peter.ramer’s Article on...

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Rebate management overview
Aug30

Rebate management overview

This new serie of posts are a quick and first approach of this new trade module available in public since Apr 16, 2021. You will find some microsoft documentation here and here. After activating the functionality, the module is available : Have a look on it : Not so much menu item, quite easy to use. We may have expected one workspace dedicated but there is not. This module is address to… Continue Reading Yohann ROLLAND’s...

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User role based security
Aug25

User role based security

1.  IntroductionUser security is a must in Dynamics 365 for Finance and during FiveForty projects we always have a lot of discussing about it and when to start thinking about it. Below we describe the main IT concepts to know behind this feature. We hope it will help you to… Continue Reading admin2897’s Article on their blog http://d365tour.com/en/microsoft-dynamics-d365o/user-role-based-security/ Blog Syndicated with...

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Opportunity in Analytics for Microsoft Dynamics 365
Aug25

Opportunity in Analytics for Microsoft Dynamics 365

Recently, I have had the opportunity to expand my purview to all of Microsoft’s services (i.e. Azure), not just in the Microsoft Dynamics 365 arena.  That includes all Azure products, i.e. analytics, IaaS, PaaS, machine learning, Power Platform, et cetera in addition to Dynamics.  Being a long time (13 year) Dynamics technical guru, I found this was my next greatest challenge.  And yes, I… Continue Reading Dag Calafell,...

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How To Connect To A Test D365 Database
Aug23

How To Connect To A Test D365 Database

There are times when something is not working as expected in a Microsoft Dynamics D365 F&O environment and it would helpful to look at the underlying data that may not be visible on a form. In this article I will show you how to you can connect to a test D365 database. And how to… Continue Reading → The post How To Connect To A Test D365 Database appeared first on Dynamics 365… Continue Reading...

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D365 – Building a business value review
Aug23

D365 – Building a business value review

Latest & greatest tech, faster, better and new possibilities, are from a consultancy perspective fun and rewarding. But it is very seldom that these aspects are the deciding factors when it come to implementing Dynamics 365. Any organization have a finite set of resources in terms of people, knowledge, money, and time. How to best … Continue reading D365 – Building a business… Continue Reading Kurt Hatlevik’s...

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How To Run Visual Studio As Administrator
Aug16

How To Run Visual Studio As Administrator

When developing for Microsoft Dynamics 365 for Finance And Operations it is important to run Visual Studio as an administrator. In this brief article, I wanted to show you a helpful tip that will save you some time. Run As Administrator Most people already know about this method. But I wanted to explain the steps… Continue Reading → The post How To Run Visual Studio As Administrator appeared… Continue Reading...

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