AX 2012

This covers how to connect to an external ODBC data source and execute a stored procedure.

AX provides us with an easy way to pad strings with extra characters.

If you are writing files out of AX for some reason, it would be a good idea to use a timestamp mechanism of some sort. This example goes over how to do that.

This covers how to format a date and time to get it into a particular format. In this instance, we are formatting it for use on a report.

You can capture lines from the infolog to use elsewhere if you so desire. This is a brief example of how to do it.