30 additional methods to the Global class

Global class is a standard class that contains a lot of small static functions. This post describes additional functions that extend it.

Fields list form(if you like Table browser, you will love it)

Fields list form is an extended version of the standard Show all fields form with the additional features such as displaying all fields with the extended information, comparing and editing

Blocking in D365FO(and why you shouldn't always follow MS recommendations)

Understanding blocking is a key component of resolving performance issues. You can have fast CPU, a lot of memory, but if you face SQL blocking problem all these will not be fully utilized

RunBase template class builder

'RunBase class builder' Add-in parameters description and usage scenarious

How to setup Financial reporting on D365FO local One box VM

Using Financial reporting (aka Management Reporter in Ax2012) on local DEV D365FO one box requires some addition settings, that are not yet documented. This post describes the problem and a possible solution.

Do we really need index hints? (forceLiterals vs forcePlaceholders)

Index hint is a new feature announced in D365FO PU23. When do we need it and what is the performance overhead of others alternatives.