80300. Introduction to Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012

Course duration 1 day


This one-day instructor-led course provides students with an introduction to Microsoft Dynamics AX2012. The purpose of this course is to give new users an overview of the benefits of the application, the functionality available, and the underlying technology. Students will have the opportunity to use the application to perform typical end-user tasks.

Upon the completion of the training, you will be able to:

  • Understand the broad functionality provided in Microsoft Dynamics AX2012 and its industry focus
  • Navigate tools and explore features available in MS Dynamics Ax 2012
  • Describe the components of the rich client user interface
  • Create an alert rule, update sales order, post a customer payment, and use workflows
  • Categorize the types of users and their associated functionality over Enterprise Portal
  • Create filters and templates to use reports
  • Add and modify KPIs to a role center
  • Define, setup, and configure the organizational structure in Microsoft Dynamics AX

Target audience

Professionals involved in the consultation, sell, implementation, support of Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 can undergo this training.


1. Overview

  • Powerful Solution
  • Agile Solution
  • Simple Solution
  • Pervasive Interoperability
  • Industry Focus
  • Functionality

2. Basic Navigation

  • Rich client user interface
  • Alerts
  • View details
  • Help
  • Personalization
  • Workflow
  • Quicktips

3. Enterprise Portal

  • Enterprise Portal users
  • Enterprise Portal user interface

4. Reporting

  • Reporting and Business Intelligence (BI) users
  • Reporting and BI tools
  • Microsoft Dynamics AX tools
  • SQL Reporting Services
  • SQL Analysis Services
  • Other tools

5. System Administration

  • Organization Structure
  • Basic Data Setup
  • Users
  • Data Import/Export

6. Technology

  • System Architecture
  • Development Environments
  • Model Driven Architecture
  • AX