A free smart application to manage your Microsoft Dynamics Ax applikations. Manage multiple Ax applications. Start Ax client in different application layers. Start Ax client on specific AOS server. Start Ax client in specific user session. Start Ax client in specific language layer. Start/stop AOS servers accross multiple servers. Jump directly to application folder (Ax2009 and previous). Delete aoi file (Ax2009 and previous). Delete ali files (Ax2009 and previous). Import / export modelstore. Apply / drop modelstore schemas. Import / export models. And much more.

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Versions:
3.3.8009
  • Fixed a compilation bug regarding using AxUtilLib.
3.3.8008
  • Finally had time to fix the User Access control issue. Never get prompted for Administrator password again.
  • IMPORTANT!! Please uninstall previous versions of AxStarter.
3.3.8.00000
  • Fixed a bug not being able to use new version of AxUtilLib.
3.3.7.14388
  • Fixed a bug creating an Ax2012 R3 entry.
3.3.6.36786
  • Added Ax2012 R3 entry.
3.3.6.29811
  • Fixed a bug preventing AxStarter from starting correct when no AxUtil is present
  • Added website link to Program folder
3.3.6.23451
  • Fixed a bug not showing correct AxUtil version number
3.3.5.27503
  • Added possibility to add AxUtillib.dll to AxStarter executing folder to be able to use several AxUtil versions. When an AxUtil assembly is added AxStarter must be restartet
  • Fixed a bug not initializing AxBuild settings correct
3.3.4.12999
  • Added manual update checker
  • Bug fixed
3.3.3.34501
  • Moved Environment Delete and Copy buttons from main menu to Environment setup form
  • Created an "EDIT" environment button next to the environment selector, for fast access to modifying environment
  • Some improvements
  • Fixed a bug opening "Import modelstore" form, when actually selected the "Export modestore" form
3.3.2.25199
  • Caching datafile for offline scenarios and better performance
  • Menu strip moved to top of AxStarter
  • Added Eventlogging for some events
  • Added About box and moved version info to the About box
  • Fixed a problem preventing AxStarter from starting Ax4.0 when using "Run As"
  • Some improvements
3.3.1.0
  • Added possibility to setup default layer on environment. The personal default startup layer will prevail, though
  • Added feature to create desktop shortcuts
  • Added Local and Remote Event Viewer buttons
3.3.0.10
  • Fixed a bug preventing AxStarter from starting properly when no network connection to datafile path
  • Other minor bugfixes
3.3.0.9
  • Fixed a bug preventing AxStarter from starting an Ax session as another user
  • Fixed a bug making AxStarter acummulating model import files resulting in import of the same files multiple times
  • Other minor UI improvements
3.3.0.1
  • IMPORTANT!! If your AxStarter is version 3.2.1.0 or earlier, due to startup difficulties with the new installer, please uninstall the old version prior to installation of this version
  • Fixed critic bug not allowing AxBuild to start
3.3.0.0
  • IMPORTANT!! If your AxStarter is version 3.2.1.0 or earlier, due to startup difficulties with the new installer, please uninstall the old version prior to installation of this version
  • Added AxBuild feature making it easy to start a full Ax compilation
  • Added buttons for starting Ax client and server configuration utility. The buttons are enabled if the config utilities are installed
  • Optimized some stuff
3.2.1.3
  • IMPORTANT!! If your AxStarter is version 3.2.1.0 or earlier, due to startup difficulties with the new installer, please uninstall the old version prior to installation of this version
  • Added feature showing current model manifest value in model manifest editor form
  • Sqaushed a few bugs
3.2.1.2
  • IMPORTANT!! If your AxStarter is version 3.2.1.0 or earlier, due to startup difficulties with the new installer, please uninstall the old version prior to installation of this version
  • Added new feature to sign models while exporting them
  • Added possibility to create parent when importing models that references elements that do not exist in modelstore
3.2.1.1
  • IMPORTANT!! Due to startup difficulties with the new installer, please uninstall the old version prior to installation of this version
  • Squashed a bug regarding deletion of a single model
3.2.1.0
  • IMPORTANT!! If your version is older than 3.2.0.0: Due to new installer the previous AxStarter version is not uninstalled. Please uninstall it manually after installation of this version
  • New backup functionality introduced when importing layers, labels and models into application
  • AOS service status is now auto updated. This means that it can now be used to monitor AOS services.
  • Copy modelstore out of beta
  • AxStarter updater will now just redirect to the website
  • Added list of possible locations for AxUtilLib.dll
  • Squashed minor bugs
3.2.0.0
  • IMPORTANT!! Due to new installer the previous AxStarter version is not uninstalled. Please uninstall it manually after installation of this version
  • Rework of Modelstore functionalities. Now all model functions is done from the modellist
  • The modellist is redesigned and now contains several model informations
  • More intuitive use of AOS service functions
  • Minor design changes
  • Copy modelstore still in beta. Please try it out.
3.1.1.0
  • New functionality to copy modelstore between 2 environments (BETA)
  • Changed how default startup settings is handled. Now they are setup via Environment menu. Possibility to also setup default startup language and partion
  • Fixed issues with VSS path
3.1.0.4
  • Added remote service feature
  • Squashed some bugs
3.1.0.3
  • Bug fixed
3.1.0.1
  • New copy environment functionality
  • Rewrite of Model management framework
3.1.0.0
  • Support for ISV layer in AX2012 environments
  • Startup Visual Studio for Ax, supporting specific startup layer. Remember to set the Visual Studio exe path under Setup -> Options
  • BE AWARE!!! If your current AxStarter version is 3.0.6.0 or less, then uninstall AxStarter and reinstall
3.0.8.0
  • Bug regarding updating databaseServer and modelstoreDb fixed
  • BE AWARE!!! If your current AxStarter version is 3.0.6.0 or less, then uninstall AxStarter and reinstall
3.0.7.0
  • Minor bug related to Ax2012R2 fixed
  • PLEASE UNINSTALL AxStarter AND THEN REINSTALL
3.0.6.0
  • Changed menu strip color
  • Minor bug fixed
3.0.5.0
  • Embrased Ax2012RU management util
  • Added possibility to select partion on Ax startup
3.0.4.0
  • Added possibility to set AOS port
  • Added Enviroment note
3.0.3.0
  • Possibility to set a custom path for the datafile. This means that the Ax Environments only needs to be setup once. This is useful when AxStarter is used on multiple servers from where it should access the same Ax installations
  • Minor improvements
3.0.1.0
  • New unique icon.
  • Minor bugfixes.
3.0.0.0
  • Applied more modelstore functions: View model, List model, refresh schema, Optimize modelstore.
  • Redesign of advanced view.
  • New update functionality.
 
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