Benefits and Drawbacks of Dynamics 365 On-Premises Deployment

Posted on: November 19, 2019 | By: Jarrod Kraemer | Uncategorized, Microsoft Dynamics AX/365

Welcome back to the second blog in this mini-series. This month we are looking at, you guessed it, the benefits and drawbacks of hosting Dynamics 365 on-premises. Even with all advantages that come with Dynamics 365 in the cloud, some businesses may still prefer to implement on-premises. It could be that they don’t feel that they’re ready to make a move to the cloud, or that they’ve recently invested in...


Fiscal Year End Close in Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012

Posted on: July 24, 2019 | By: Jarrod Kraemer | Microsoft Dynamics AX/365

It is never too early to start preparing for your company’s fiscal year-end close.  Luckily, if you are running on Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012, you can get through fiscal year-end close with ease. This blog is continuing with the assumption that the company has completed their month-end close for all subsidiary legal entities and their respective modules that are in use.  Also, it is assumed that any necessary consolidations that...


Inventory Adjustments: Partial Batch in D365 for Finance and Operations

Posted on: July 8, 2019 | By: Jarrod Kraemer | Microsoft Dynamics AX/365

Authored by: David Occhionero Inventory revaluation is a job that runs in D365 and adjusts costs based on an item’s inventory model which is setup under item model groups.  Item model groups are setup under the inventory management module.  As part of the revaluation, there is a function that allows a user to make manual cost adjustments to inventory.  These adjustments can only be made to receipt transactions. The scenario...


What’s New with Financial Dimensions in D365 for Finance and Operations

Posted on: June 14, 2019 | By: Jarrod Kraemer | Microsoft Dynamics AX/365

Authored by: Chris Rusing Looking to learn more about the new financial dimension features in Dynamics 365 for Finance and Operations? Check out the details from our recent webinar: What’s New with Financial Dimensions in D365 for Finance and Operations Click here to learn more about the D365FO presentation brought to by Logan Consulting. All the best! Logan Consulting www.loganconsulting.com


Purchase Order Approval through Mobile App in Dynamics 365 for Finance and Operations

Posted on: April 23, 2019 | By: Jarrod Kraemer | Microsoft Dynamics AX/365

Authored by: Chris Rusing In today’s world, you can do almost everything on your phone through mobile applications.  Whether it’s paying bills or ordering a car to give you a ride, the power to do any of these tasks is at your fingertips.  Now, that same power and functionality is available for your Microsoft ERP system.  The Dynamics 365 for Unified Operations is a mobile application (available on both iPhone...


Derived Dimensions in Dynamics 365 for Finance and Operations

Posted on: March 29, 2019 | By: Jarrod Kraemer | Microsoft Dynamics AX/365

Authored by: Chris Rusing Financial dimensions have always been a staple of the Microsoft Dynamics 365 for Finance and Operations for many years and in prior versions of what was formerly simply known as AX.  The ability to add as many dimensions as you want, use dimension values from records created in the system, and build powerful account structures are a few of the reasons why the functionality is so...


Inventory Revaluation in D365FO: Scenario with Costs

Posted on: March 27, 2019 | By: Jarrod Kraemer | Microsoft Dynamics AX/365

Authored by: Dave Occhionero Inventory revaluation is a process in AX/D365 that is commonly misunderstood.  There are many scenarios and processes within D365 that impact the results of what the inventory revaluation calculates and displays.  In this blog post, I wanted to document a scenario that is focused on a very specific costing scenario, with the hope that some of the fundamentals outlined below can apply to your costing setup....


Customer Return Overview in Dynamics 365 for Finance and Operations: Part 1

Posted on: March 22, 2019 | By: Jarrod Kraemer | Microsoft Dynamics AX/365

Authored by: Kevin Gallagher Overview Processing customer return orders in D365 is a bit of a cumbersome process, but by the end of this blog, you should be able to wrap your head around the basic return process. To fully process a return order, there are two separate orders that need to be handled in the system. The first is the return order (also called an RMA), which is an...


Dealing with the Loss of the One Voucher Functionality in D365 for Finance and Operations

Posted on: March 15, 2019 | By: Jarrod Kraemer | Microsoft Dynamics AX/365

Authored by: Rosey McAdams As many of you may or may not have heard Microsoft will soon be discontinuing a functionality called One Voucher.  This functionality that was available without restriction in prior versions of Microsoft Dynamics 365 and AX has, as of the March 2019 release, been turned into a General Ledger parameter that is turned off by default.  While using the one voucher functionality is discouraged by Microsoft,...


Self-Service Database Exporting from LCS for D365 for Finance and Operations

Posted on: March 4, 2019 | By: Jarrod Kraemer | Microsoft Dynamics AX/365

Authored by: Craig Leska - Sr. Technical Consultant If you back up your Tier2 UAT database frequently, you probably used the command line interface to do it. Example: “SqlPackage.exe /a:export /…other arguments” -you would be happy to know the LCS team rolled out a self-service option. You can now request this through LCS under the environment details Maintain section. Select Move database and then Export database. Acknowledge the terms and...