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Partition in Dynamics AX 2012 R2

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Partition in Dynamics AX 2012 R2


Not to share data among partitions, a holding company having multiple subsidiaries which don’t like to share data of one subsidiary to the other can use this option.

How to Create Partition:

To create a new partition, go to System administration > Partitions, enter Partition Key & Name, close the form.


Note: When the AX install first time it creates default partition with the name Initial and it opens in this partition.

How to change the Partition:

To change the partition and open AX in new partition it is required to edit client configuration and enter the name of newly created partition in the partition field on General tab. Save the changes and now open AX it open up new partition.



Written by Adeel Rehman

July 22, 2013 at 11:20 AM

Posted in Dynamics AX

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