Log errors of Email distributor batch in D365FO

Having a fine-grained control over email sending has long been an unfulfilled desire of many users who have to deal with emailing of D365FO reports. Their wait is over! Docentric implemented a variety of features improving emailing in Dynamics 365 for Finance and Operations, which can be used also with Docentric Free Edition, a free […]

Monitor and resend outgoing emails with printed invoices in D365FO

In the real world, you may experience timeouts when emailing invoices in batch due to sending limits of Online Exchange. Namely, sending message rate limit is 30 messages per minute, which can easily be exceeded when emailing takes place in batch. To overcome this problem we can increase the SMTP client timeout. Learn how To […]

What can we do when emailing invoices fails due to SMTP client timeout in D365FO

Getting SMTP client timeout may cross your plans of having your invoices successfully emailed in batch, resulting in some unsent emails. Even worse, we can’t easily detect why and where the timeout occurred nor can we increase the default value of the SMTP client timeout without coding. Luckily, there are two ways of dealing with […]

Add dynamic watermark to your reports in D365FO

Docentric AX allows adding a fixed watermark (e.g. ‘COPY’) to your reports such as Check or Customer invoice, but you can also add a dynamic watermark as we will describe in this article. In our case, we will use a template for Customer invoice and make Invoice number show up as the watermark. Limitations Because […]

Add a new parameter to SSRS reports in Dynamics 365 for Finance and Operations

Before we explain how to add a new parameter to an SSRS report, let just remind ourselves first that there are two types of report data sets and therefore two types of SSRS reports in Dynamics 365 for Finance and Operations: Query based reports DP (Data Provider) based reports The procedure of adding new parameters […]

Why is Container contents report always printed to Screen in D365FO

This article explains why Container contents report is always printed to Screen no matter which print destination you select on the Print destination settings form opened from its report dialog form. The WHS Bill of lading report shows the same misbehavior, so everything explained here is applicable to this report too. The Bug: Report is […]

Locate all customers with no primary email set in Dynamics 365 for Finance and Operations

The quickest way to locate those customers or vendors, which don’t have Primary email address set, is to personalize the Customers or Vendors forms by adding the Email address column from the related party, i.e. the corresponding field of the related record from the Global address book table. Usually we want to locate such customers […]

Archived Outgoing Documents for Customers and Vendors in Dynamics 365 for Finance and Operations

Docentric AX (both Free and Full product versions) contains a useful feature for cases when a user wants to search and view archived outgoing documents directly on a customer or vendor card, no matter if the documents were printed, emailed or saved to SharePoint or File system. In this way if a customer or vendor […]

Export D365FO Customer Print Management settings

Print Management settings in D365FO allow users to specify the settings in different places and on different levels. The settings can become quite complex, thus often leading to confusion, difficulties in maintenance and problems when searching for the cause of unexpected behavior. Users sometimes even ask the developers for help, with the requirement to create […]

D365FO Print Management settings per module

First and most common way of configuring the Print Management in D365FO is on the module level. All the Print Management reports related to a particular module are found on one common form for that module. Sadly, the navigation to these forms is not the same across the modules and the users often have difficulties […]