Dynamics 365 On-Prem

Let's look at the Azure DevOps Merge Template helper.

Have you heard of D365FO.Tools? Let's take a look.

Are you getting the following error when exporting to excel from Dynamics 365 for Finance and Operations: Local Business Data?

Related to this post, we'll go over how set an LBD instance in to and out of maintenance mode. This can be done from the desktop of any AOS in the cluster. Below are examples of what is required. The paths in your instance will be different and it will be different for every deployment. To get the values, open task manager, click on the details tab, find AXService.exe, right click then go to "Open File Location". Use that to replace all of the paths in the examples below to get a command that will work in your specific environments.

Need a little help organizing and documenting your SF Cluster? This can help!

LBD has been around for more than a year now. Is it time to replace your servicing certificate?

Need help organizing your LBD deployments? Check out my LBD Deployment Helpers. 

Want to get a better idea where your Local Business Data (LBD) / On Prem deployment is when you are deploying a new package to it during servicing? Here are a few areas to check.

Assets

First, once a package has been prepared and downloaded, you can check what is happening with it by finding the orchestrator that has the "ArtifactsManagerPkg" installed on it. In the Service Fabric Explorer, expand the orchestrator nodes then LocalAgent and look for the package.

Create a cluster with 4 nodes for Dynamics 365 for Finance and Operations