2019 release wave 2 features available for early access

This topic lists the features that can be enabled for testing in your environment beginning August 2, 2019.

Features from the following apps are available as part of early access:

  • Dynamics 365 Marketing
  • Dynamics 365 Sales
  • Dynamics 365 Customer Service
  • Dynamics 365 Field Service
  • Dynamics 365 Retail
  • Dynamics 365 Finance
  • Dynamics 365 Supply Chain Management

The features from these apps update the existing user experiences. You can opt in early to enable these features in your environment. This will allow you to test these features and then adopt them across your environments. For information on how to enable these features, see Opt in to 2019 release wave 2 updates.

Important

If you are using UCI or Power Automate, there may be early access features that could impact your users. For Power Platform early access features, see Release wave 2 features available for early access.

Dynamics 365 Marketing

For a complete list of the Dynamics 365 Marketing features, see What's new and planned for Dynamics 365 Marketing.

Important

Dynamics 365 Marketing requires additional steps to activate the 2019 release wave 2 features (you must first opt in for early access on the instance and then update the Marketing app). See the instructions for complete details.

Feature Enabled for Early access General availability
Customer Insights integration Users, automatically August 2, 2019 October 2019
Easy setup for subscription lists Users, automatically August 2, 2019 October 2019
Email A/B testing Users, automatically August 2, 2019 October 2019
Layout editor Users, automatically August 2, 2019 October 2019
Support approvals using Power Automate Users, automatically August 2, 2019 October 2019

Dynamics 365 Sales

For a complete list of the Dynamics 365 Sales features, see What's new and planned for Dynamics 365 Sales.

Feature Enabled for Early access General availability
Business card scan Users, automatically August 2, 2019 October 2019
Customization of Opportunity Close dialog box* Users by admins, makers, or analysts August 2, 2019 October 2019
Enhance the adding or editing Opportunity/Quote/Order/Invoice products experience Users, automatically August 2, 2019 October 2019
Improve or simplify most common sales workflows Users, automatically August 2, 2019 October 2019
LinkedIn Sales Navigator integration enhancements Users, automatically August 2, 2019 October 2019
Microsoft Teams integration enhancements Users, automatically August 2, 2019 October 2019
Out-of-the-box hierarchical relationship on the Territory entity Users, automatically August 2, 2019 October 2019
Simplified lead management experience Users, automatically August 2, 2019 October 2019
Softphone dialer* Users by admins, makers, or analysts August 2, 2019 October 2019

* These features will not be rolled out automatically; an admin must enable them for the users.

Dynamics 365 Customer Service

For a complete list of the Dynamics 365 Customer Service features, see What's new and planned for Dynamics 365 Customer Service.

Feature Enabled for Early access General availability
Knowledge article templates Users, automatically August 2, 2019 October 2019
Knowledge management search and rendering enhancement Users, automatically August 2, 2019 October 2019
Timeline usability enhancements Users, automatically August 2, 2019 October 2019

Dynamics 365 Field Service

For a complete list of the Dynamics 365 Field Service features, see What's new and planned for Dynamics 365 Field Service.

Feature Enabled for Early access General availability
Mixed reality Guides for Field Service* Users by admins, makers, or analysts August 2, 2019 October 2019

* This feature will not be rolled out automatically; an admin must enable it for users.

Dynamics 365 Retail

For a complete list of the Dynamics 365 Retail features, see What's new and planned for Dynamics 365 Retail.

Feature Enabled for Public preview General availability
Enhancements to Retail statement posting Users by admins, makers, or analysts August 5, 2019 October 2019
Improved CDX scalability through Cloud Async Client Users, automatically August 5, 2019 October 2019
Modern POS offline availability improvements Users, automatically August 5, 2019 October 2019
Numpad to remain on-screen in POS inventory receiving form Admins, makers, or analysts, automatically August 5, 2019 October 2019
One Version – Auto-update for Retail Cloud Scale Unit Admins, makers, or analysts, automatically August 5, 2019 October 2019
POS and Headquarters extensions Admins, makers, or analysts, automatically August 5, 2019 October 2019
Store Scale Unit improvements Admins, makers, or analysts, automatically August 5, 2019 October 2019
Translations for charges codes in POS Users by admins, makers, or analysts August 5, 2019 October 2019
Merchandising improvements Users by admins, makers, or analysts August 5, 2019 October 2019

Dynamics 365 Finance

Feature Enabled for Public preview General availability
Unlock journals End users by admins, makers, or analysts This feature is released. Aug 2, 2019 This feature is released. Oct 1, 2019
“Select consolidation amount from” control on the consolidate online for dual currency consolidation End users by admins, makers, or analysts This feature is released. Aug 5, 2019 This feature is released. Oct 1, 2019
Cancel bank reconciliation End users by admins, makers, or analysts This feature is released. Aug 5, 2019 This feature is released. Oct 1, 2019
Create checks with a blank status on the Checks page End users by admins, makers, or analysts This feature is released. Aug 5, 2019 This feature is released. Oct 1, 2019
Reset workflow status for vendor invoices from Unrecoverable to Draft End users by admins, makers, or analysts This feature is released. Aug 5, 2019 This feature is released. Oct 1, 2019
Revenue Recognition End users by admins, makers, or analysts This feature is released. Aug 5, 2019 This feature is released. Oct 1, 2019
Cash control End users by admins, makers, or analysts This feature is released. Aug 5, 2019 This feature is released. Oct 1, 2019

Dynamics 365 Supply Chain Management

Feature Enabled for Public preview General availability
Dynamics 365 Asset Management End users, automatically This feature is released. Jul 23, 2019 This feature is released. Oct 1, 2019
Wave status visualization End users, automatically This feature is released. Aug 2, 2019 This feature is released. Oct 1, 2019
Inventory value report storage End users by admins, makers, or analysts This feature is released. Sep 6, 2019 This feature is released. Oct 8, 2019

Finance and Operations cross-app capabilities

Feature Enabled for Public preview General availability
Configurable business documents reporting in Word and Excel End users by admins, makers, or analysts This feature is released. Aug 5, 2019 This feature is released. Oct 1, 2019
Embed Power BI solutions directly into analytical workspaces End users by admins, makers, or analysts This feature is released. May 1, 2019 This feature is released. Oct 1, 2019
Preview documents using embedded viewer control End users by admins, makers, or analysts This feature is released. Jul 5, 2019 This feature is released. Oct 1, 2019
Attachment recovery End users by admins, makers, or analysts This feature is released. Aug 1, 2019 This feature is released. Oct 1, 2019
Extended chart control options now include Solid Gauge visualizations Admins, makers, or analysts, automatically This feature is released. Aug 2, 2019 This feature is released. Oct 1, 2019
Turn insights into action using context menu commands for embedded Power BI reports End users by admins, makers, or analysts This feature is released. Aug 2, 2019 This feature is released. Oct 1, 2019
Visual refresh of the web client to align with the Fluent design language End users, automatically This feature is released. Aug 5, 2019 This feature is released. Oct 1, 2019