John replied to the topic How to Publish and Test Webservices in Dynamics NAV? in the forum NAV Installation & Administration 2 weeks ago
To create and publish a web service
1. Open the Microsoft Dynamics NAV Windows client or the Microsoft Dynamics NAV Web client.
2. In the Microsoft Dynamics NAV Windows client, in the Search box, enter Web Services, and then choose the related link.
In the Microsoft Dynamics NAV Web client, choose the Search for Page or Report…[Read more]
MS Dynamics uses SQL server as database. On-premise and on cloud version both use SQL server, however, any sandbox or multi-tier environment will have Azure SQL as the database.
John replied to the topic Difference between Microsoft Dynamics AX 7 and Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 R3 in the forum AX Consulting & Configuration 2 weeks ago
MS Dynamics is a in demand ERP solution which supports a wide variety of businesses in a range of industries streamline their operations and become more efficient. Things have now been taken to the next level with the newest version of Microsoft Dynamics, The New AX (AX 7, now Dynamics 365 for Operations), which will be able to help…[Read more]
John replied to the topic How can we connect a Power BI desktop with Dynamics 365 online? in the forum D365 Developers 2 weeks ago
1. Start Power BI Desktop and click “Get data”.
2. Select “Online Services > Dynamics 365 (online)” and click “Connect”.
3. Enter the URL for your Dynamics 365 for Finance and Operations environment and append “/data” to the URL. Click “OK”.
4. In the OData feed window, you will select “Organizational account” in the left…[Read more]
John replied to the topic The Top Tools In Automated UI Testing for Dynamics AX in the forum AX Installation & Administration 2 weeks, 3 days ago
The review focused on three top tools: Visual Studio Coded UI, Rapise and AXeptance and compared them along the following five parameters:
2. ease of use & maintenance
3. data-driven testing
1. Visual Studio
Functional. UI tests have the desired results. This is the bare minimum of what a…[Read more]
John replied to the topic Why User Acceptance Testing in Dynamics NAV is Necessary? in the forum NAV Installation & Administration 2 weeks, 3 days ago
Want to get the most out of your NAV Implementation Project? Want to maximize your ROI? Then perform a comprehensive test during your User Acceptance Testing (UAT)!
During your NAV implementation project, you and your NAV partner are creating your system – from an out-of-the-box standard ERP solution to your Company’s private bac…[Read more]
Dynamics Ax provides many other ways to communicate with the database, but sometimes we have to execute the direct query to the database. For example, I have to delete all items form InventTable of a particular company or data area. I execute it as follow.
John replied to the topic How to configure Dynamics 365 AI for Sales in CRM? in the forum D365 Consulting & Configuration 2 weeks, 3 days ago
Enable Dynamics 365 AI for Sales – Analytics option in admin center to collect valuable information regarding communications, such as emails and meetings for users in your organization from Exchange server. This data is used in analytics features for salespeople and sales managers. When you enable this, the Exchange Data option on r…[Read more]
To start, load this demo app from this Github page. We included a simple demo application showing two use cases of the Dynamics NAV Connector: creating a country with SOAP API and getting the last hundred countries in alphabetical order with OData and SOAP API.
Since the demo app uses the Countries/Regions Page, you should publish a…[Read more]
John replied to the topic How To Use License Codes and Configuration Keys for Dynamics AX? in the forum AX Consulting & Configuration 4 weeks ago
One of the first things that should be done on a Dynamics AX 2012 implementation project is to enable or disable license codes and configuration keys based on the scope of the project. With prior versions of AX, functionality was purchased a la carte based on your requirements, but with AX 2012 all functionality is included when you…[Read more]
John replied to the topic How do we configure the mobile app in Microsoft Dynamic 365? in the forum D365 Consulting & Configuration 4 weeks ago
1. In Microsoft Dynamics 365, App is a collection of related entities, dashboards, and business process flows that will allow configuring Dynamics 365 so that end users in different business areas can see only the pieces of the product that matters to them. For Example- Salesperson of a company can only see a specific view of an…[Read more]
When it comes to automated UI testing for AX, you have two options.
Hybrid X++ and Windows-based frameworks like Acceptance and Visual Studio Coded UI based frameworks.
The advantage of X++ based frameworks is that they are faster compared to Coded UI based frameworks. But they suffer from frequent timeout based on poor resource…[Read more]
John replied to the topic Map the Full Product name from Dynamics AX for the CRM Connector in the forum AX Consulting & Configuration 4 weeks ago
The custom function strategy retrieves the full product name the first time it retrieves data about the Item in AX.
Modify the AxdConnItem Query
In the AOT modify the AxdConnItem query by performing the following changes:
1. Add the EcoResProductTranslation table as a data source for the AxdConnItem query.
2. Only use the Name…[Read more]
Configuration mode is a setting in Microsoft Dynamics NAV that allows you to customize the user interface (UI) for a role. It will enable an Administrator or Super User to customize a profile themselves and then assign it to different users. That way, the users (especially novice users) will not have to go through the pain of…[Read more]
Launch the setup.exe and you will be presented with the Microsoft Dynamics GP 2018 Bootstrapper Setup; click Install to install the prerequisites:
Under the Install header, click on Microsoft Dynamics GP:
Select your Country/Region and click Next:
Accept the terms of the License Agreement and click Next:
Select the features…[Read more]
John replied to the topic How to Customize Your Homepage in Microsoft Dynamics GP? in the forum GP Developers 4 weeks ago
Each user’s home page in Microsoft Dynamics GP has different windows that can be customized based on user preferences and tasks. These windows can include To Do, Outlook, Connect, Metrics, Reports, or Quick Links. Here are a few tips on how to customize your home page in Microsoft Dynamics GP.
One of the most helpful and u…[Read more]