LCS on Azure Portal

I was really surprised when I noticed Dynamics Lifecycle Service on Azure Portal. I didn’t know that Microsoft even planned such a feature. It shows projects, environments and so on defined in LCS. The tiles point back to the usual LCS portal. It’s some kind of preview; let’s wait to see where it goes.

Configuration of LCS System Diagnostics

System Diagnostics from Dynamics Lifecycle Services is a really handy tool – it collects data about your Dynamics AX environments and warns you if your setup is not optimal from performance perspective, if a number sequence is running out of available numbers, if batches are failing and so on. It allows you to act proactively, …

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Permissions for Configuration Manager

When trying the new Configuration Manager for AX 2012, I got an error when exporting a stored configuration. The message in LCS said only that an unknown error occurred, which obviously wasn’t very helpful. Fortunately I checked the event log on my server with AX and immediately found the problem. There was a log entry …

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