Step by Step Performing a Code Upgrade from AX2012 to Dynamics 365 for Operations Part 2

In our continuing mission to get the real-world upgrade experience, let’s resolve close to 5000 AX2012 to Dynamics 365 code upgrade errors for a billion dollar, multinational company in one blog post.  Note, the company will remain extremely anonymous as always, but this really happened.  While we are at it, let’s learn how setup our projects up…

Step by Step Performing a Code Upgrade from AX2012 to Dynamics 365 for Operations Part 1

The first step in learning to do an AX2012 to Dynamics 365 for Operations Code upgrade is to get acquainted with all the special tricks for downloading and running an environment. Due to overwhelming demand with emails, conversations, and requests, I’ve decided to publish a simplified version of the code upgrade course that I used…

Importance of Platform Update Methodology in Dynamics 365 for Operations

One issue that is important to understand is the difference between a platform update and a cumulative update in Dynamics 365 for Operations and Finance.  We were used to cumulative updates in previous versions of Dynamics AX, which were collections of hotfixes that were supposed to be independent of the hardware.  With Cumulative updates, you…