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Extending Microsoft Dynamics 365 for Operations Cookbook

By : Simon Buxton
Book Image

Extending Microsoft Dynamics 365 for Operations Cookbook

By: Simon Buxton

Overview of this book

Dynamics 365 for Operations is the ERP element of Microsoft’s new Dynamics 365 Enterprise Edition. Operations delivers the infrastructure to allow businesses to achieve growth and make better decisions using scalable and contemporary ERP system tools. This book provides a collection of “recipes” to instruct you on how to create—and extend—a real-world solution using Operations. All key aspects of the new release are covered, and insights into the development language, structure, and tools are discussed in detail. New concepts and patterns that are pivotal to elegant solution designs are introduced and explained, and readers will learn how to extend various aspects of the system to enhance both the usability and capabilities of Operations. Together, this gives the reader important context regarding the new concepts and the confidence to reuse in their own solution designs. This “cookbook” provides the ingredients and methods needed to maximize the efficiency of your business management using the latest in ERP software—Dynamics 365 for Operations.
Table of Contents (16 chapters)

Servicing the Sandbox - Standard Acceptance Test environment

This process is now done entirely within Visual Studio Online and LCS, and we don't need to be logged into a Operations server.

The process is to take the latest build from the build server and merge it with a binary update before applying it to the test server.

Getting ready

You need access to LCS and the Visual Studio Online site from which the builds are executed and stored.

How to do it...

To apply the updates to the Sandbox - Standard Acceptance Test environment, follow these steps:

  1. Navigate to your Visual Studio online project and locate the...