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Thursday, June 19, 2014

Dynamics AX Global Address Book: Manually Link or Unlink Organizations

Have you ever wondered how to manually link or unlink two organizations using the Dynamics AX global address book − for example, linking a customer to a vendor, or a vendor in one entity to a vendor in another entity? If so, here is a basic but often overlooked feature that can help. When creating …

Monday, April 21, 2014

Upsides and Downsides of 4 Common ERP Implementation Strategies

Managing a client’s appetite for customizing the standard product (Dynamics AX in this case) can be extremely challenging for a project manager, whether they’re part of an implementation team or work in-house. However, if the customization processes aren’t carefully managed, it can be like the proverbial Dutch boy putting his finger on the leak in …

Friday, April 18, 2014

Convergence review and what to expect from the Microsoft Dynamics AX R3 release!

I was lucky enough to be part of  Microsoft Dynamics Convergence 2014 last month, and I’d like to share some of the highlights of this experience, especially around the new R3 capabilities. Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 R3 delivers new warehouse and transportation management capabilities. On the transportation side, the new capabilities include inbound/outbound planning; multi-shipment …

Wednesday, February 19, 2014

AX 2012 Consolidations for Multi-company and Multi-currency scenarios

Many growing companies have subsidiaries and locations all over the world. Some of those companies are tracked as separate legal entities and are required to be reported at a consolidated level in a different currency than its transactions. Here’s how to do this in AX 2012. First, make sure your consolidation company is setup correctly …

Friday, January 17, 2014

Assessing On-Time Shipment in Dynamics AX 2012

The Shipment Details Report in Armanino’s High Tech Industries for Dynamics AX 2012 is a great tool to help you assess your On Time Shipment—out of the box, with no modification necessary. You can find the report under Accounts Receivable> Reports> Bookings> Shipment Details Report. Click to enlarge image. Specifying, the Ship Date can help you …

Wednesday, November 20, 2013

Customizing the AP Check Print Form in Microsoft AX2012 in 3 Steps

Most of our Dynamics AX clients want the Check Print Form customized, and often, they want to continue using their existing pre-printed forms. This can present some unique challenges. 1.    To begin, each model of printer has its own drivers and accompanying fonts, so you should always test on the actual printer you plan to …

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