How to: Create self-signed SSL certificate with long validity from Windows Powershell

Self-signed certificate is an important part of any consultant’s life. It is not recommended to use in production. We are often forced to use it in production because hosts are in a workgroup or the host’s domain cannot be verified online to get an SSL from public CA like GoDaddy or digicert. My area of work involves working mostly on… Read More »How to: Create self-signed SSL certificate with long validity from Windows Powershell

Limit data flow to Retail Store database in MS Dynamics AX/365

I have had multiple clients and peers ask me recommendations on how to control the size of the retail store database or minimize the bandwidth usage for retail store master synching? Most of the time this questions is raised because, either the customer is using MS SQL Expression edition which comes with the maximum database size of 10 GB or… Read More »Limit data flow to Retail Store database in MS Dynamics AX/365

Enable loopback exemption for Dynamics 365 Retail MPOS, The easy way.

Windows 10 uses an isolation technology (“AppContainer”) that may prevent requests being sent from Windows 10 apps to a resource located on the server. When Microsoft Dynamics 365 MPOS and retail server are installed on the same server, users often experience connectivity error to Retail server. There are multiple ways to add exemption for apps. I used to recommend Windows… Read More »Enable loopback exemption for Dynamics 365 Retail MPOS, The easy way.