Category Archives: D365 for Operations and Finance

If you have tried to switch on/off your configuration keys but are greeted by the following message: “This form is read-only unless the system is in the maintenance mode. Maintenance mode can be enabled in this environment by running maintenance job from LCS, or using Deployment.Setup tool locally” then you’ve stumbled across the right article. […]

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The article below details the necessary steps to back-up your environment. It should be a wiki post but it’s too crucial to not be shared as a blog! Stopping the Services: Login to the VM Machine via LCS Run Services.Msc Stop the following services: Microsoft Dynamics AX Batch Management Service Microsoft Dynamics AX Data Import/Export […]

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This document details the steps to de-allocate and delete a Dynamica 365 for Operations Environment from within Lifecycle Services. Please follow the steps below to achieve this: Login to the focal environment and check online users (System Administration>Online Users) to see if any users is currently in the environment. Broadcast a message to the online […]

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Need to update a Dynamics 365 for Operations environment to the latest application release and there’s no Technical Consultant around!? Not to worry Microsoft has your back! By using a Software Deployable Package. A Deployable Package can be a binary update or other run-time components that is compiled as a unit of deployment. Microsoft push […]

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I meant to publish this article a whilst back over a common issue I experience when accessing LCS via VM of an environment (although this can be experienced via using a browser on any machine to access LCS) . If opening an LCS project you notice missing icons and menu items (as shown in the […]

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UNABLE TO OPEN FINANCIAL REPORTING REPORT DESIGNER IN DYNAMICS 365 FOR OPERATIONS IN GOOGLE CHROME? If you have come across this issue (error shown in image below after trying to run the report designer from Google Chrome) Microsoft have resolved it with adding a component that works as an add-in on google Chrome that speaks […]

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