Free up some space on your MsDyn365FO development VM

In this post I want to show you a way to free up some space on your Microsoft Dynamics 365 for Finance and Operations development VM. I recently had the problem that I run out of space on the service volume on my MsDyn365FO development VM. Because of that reason I was not able to … Continue reading Free up some space on your MsDyn365FO development VM

How to get bigger trace files for trace parser of MSDyn365FO

Some time ago I posted a small guide on how to get bigger trace files on Twitter. The default setup within Microsoft Dynamics 365 for Finance and Operation is to create trace files with maximum size of 1GB. If you reach this limit you will get a "rolling trace", because the file gets overwritten from … Continue reading How to get bigger trace files for trace parser of MSDyn365FO

OData client for MSDyn365FO in combination with Azure Functions

Referring to one of my previous posts, where I described how to create an OData client for Microsoft Dynamics 365 for Finance and Operation, I now want to show you, how to use this client with an Azure Function. The problem with the previously shared solution is that you're not able to use a temporary … Continue reading OData client for MSDyn365FO in combination with Azure Functions

Are you missing your version control history when using Git with MSDyn365FO

If you using Git with Microsoft Dynamics 365 for Finance and Operation as described in one of my previous posts you will notice that you don´t have the ability to view the version control history of individual elements directly from the solution explorer in Visual Studio. The reason behind is the symbolic link, we are … Continue reading Are you missing your version control history when using Git with MSDyn365FO

Creating Branches and Pull Requests from PBI or Bug in AzureDevOps

This is another post of a series on how to use Git for developing extensions for Microsoft Dynamics 365 for Finance and Operation. There are several ways to create a branch or a pull request when working with Git repository. The smartest way in my opinion is to create those artifacts directly from the PBI … Continue reading Creating Branches and Pull Requests from PBI or Bug in AzureDevOps

Integrating external warehouse management systems in MsDyn365SCM

After quite some technical, development related, posts I want to discuss a warehouse management related topic in this post. As of version 10.0.11 of Microsoft Dynamics 365 for Supply Chain Management, the module MHAX (Material handling equipment interface) is in private preview. To activate the module you need to enable the flight WMHEMaterialHandlingFeature and also … Continue reading Integrating external warehouse management systems in MsDyn365SCM

How to setup hosted build automation for MsDyn365FO

Since my last post about hosted build automation for Microsoft Dynamics 365 for Finance and Operation, more than 5 months have passed. Now that hosted build automation has reached the PEAP stage, I´m able to provide more details on the setup and how to use. In the next few days the content behind the following … Continue reading How to setup hosted build automation for MsDyn365FO

Cleaning up InventTransferParm tables in MSDyn365FO

In this post I want to highlight a feature which is coming to Microsoft Dynamics 365 for Finance and Operation in version 10.0.11 PU35. The feature enables customers to clean up their InventTransferParm tables in their MSDyn365FO environments. The feature has been developed by myself via CDE (community driven development) because we noticed that we … Continue reading Cleaning up InventTransferParm tables in MSDyn365FO

Message::AddAction() – This is how it rolls in MSDyn365FO version 10.0.10 PU34

In this post I want to highlight a feature which is coming back to Microsoft Dynamics 365 for Finance and Operation in version 10.0.10 PU34. In older days of MSDyn365FO it was possible to link infolog messages to a menu item including a record to display. This feature was gone since Microsoft moved the whole … Continue reading Message::AddAction() – This is how it rolls in MSDyn365FO version 10.0.10 PU34

How to find additional Feature-Flights in MSDyn365FO

In one of my previous posts I describe how to find new Feature-Flights in Microsoft Dynamics 365 for Finance and Operation. In addition to the previously described process, I recently found a new "kind of flights". These flights are developed as features with stage FeatureLifecycleStage::PrivatePreview. To find those flights I´m simply using the following SQL … Continue reading How to find additional Feature-Flights in MSDyn365FO