D365FO Maintenance mode

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Whenever there is a need to change the configuration key the system in question needs to be set to maintenance mode. When the system is in maintenance mode only users with the “System Administrator” role for their user account can access the system. Other users will see an error message saying that the system has been locked out for system maintenance and can only be accessed by administrators.… Read More

People management – Humans of IT

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I have been in the ERP space for just about 16 years now or since early 2014 and it has taken me to many projects with many different project managers and management styles. I have used all kinds of tools and at one point the biggest trend was to merge Microsoft Project into Dynamics Ax 2012. Some project managers have only been able to use Excel and constantly send an updated file via email. Some project managers like to keep online (internal off course) TODO lists, some want to use One Note, some SharePoint, Some Jira, some DevOps, some all of this and even some that don‘t believe in any of those tools.… Read More

Looking back on 2019

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At this time of year, it is very common to reflect on the year that is about to end in few days. This blog is very personal, and I have been thinking about this post since the beginning of December this year.

2019 has been a year with its ups and downs and to tell you the truth I am not sure if the ups have it this year over the downs. In order to wrap up this year and cover what has been going on I have to give you the background and information about my physical feet injuries that have affected my life and work heavily since the summer of 2013.… Read More

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