Using FilePath on a form

  • June 25, 2009
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When you want a filebrowser on your form and you only added a field that extends from the Extended Data Type FilePath, you wil get a stack-trace/error message when you click on the folder icon. Don’t panic, there is nothing wrong with your AX. Like the error explains you just need to provide the form […]

Changing AOT properties from code

  • June 23, 2009
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When you want to it is possible to change AOT properties from code. The first you need to do, is finding the treenode you want to modify: 1 2 3 4 5 #AOT #Properties TreeNode node = TreeNode::findNode(#TablesPath); ; node = node.AOTfindChild("SysUserInfo");#AOT #Properties TreeNode node = TreeNode::findNode(#TablesPath); ; node = node.AOTfindChild("SysUserInfo"); When you want to […]

Crap

  • June 16, 2009
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Did you ever find any ‘personal’ comments from a Microsoft developer in AX code? I did. In AX2009 SP1 I found the following code block in the method displayComments() on the form HRMGoal: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 […]

Hide/destroy annoying Content Pane in AX2009

  • April 14, 2009
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Here is a small job, which hides content pane in Dynamics Ax 2009. This content pane can be useful for users, but as a developer it can be very annoying. 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 static void hideAnnoyingContentPane(Args _args) { HWND contentPane = WinApi::findWindowEx( WinAPI::findWindowEx(infolog.hWnd(), 0, ‘MDIClient’, ”), […]

Class RunBaseReport

  • April 13, 2009
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When you create a class that extends from RunBaseReport and you try to modify the printer preferences it won’t have any effect. This small bug can be fixed very easy. Edit the class RunBaseReportDialog, method main and check lines 14 and 15: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 […]