Microsoft Dynamics Ax developer's blog

Friday, April 27, 2012

Did you know, that you can drag and drop from debugger?

When I debug complex code, I open OneNote, dock it to the right border of screen and save some variables values from debugger there.
Previusly, I used copy and paste from "locals" or "watch" windows and it looked like there:






Today I've tried to drag&drop a value and it looked like there:

_closeAmountReporting 128.57   real

which is more compact and comfortable representation.

Monday, April 09, 2012

Code folding in ax 2012

As mentioned Martin Drab, editor extensions for VS 2010 work also in Ax 2012. Including code outlining example. Below is CustVendSettle.settleNow, lines 111 to 777:

Monday, February 06, 2012

DEV_Toolbar: tabax for Ax2012

I am sharing a tabax successor for Ax6 as an example of usage WPF control.

The form uses standard tab control from WPF with a custom template.

Also you can use it as an example of event handling.

The code has a problem which I can not resolve now: if you press a middle or right mouse button on a tab, vontr scrolls to the start - so you can accidentially close wrong tab. Now the workaround provided: if such event occured, event handler uses selected tab instead of tab under click