What's new or changed in Platform update 32 for Finance and Operations apps (February 2020)
Dynamics 365 for Finance and Operations has evolved into purpose-built applications to help you manage specific business functions. For more information about these changes, see Dynamics 365 Licensing Guide.
This topic lists features that are new or changed for Platform update 32 for Finance and Operations apps. This version has a build number of 7.0.5493 and is available on the following schedule:
- Preview release: December 2019
- General availability (self-update): January 2020
- Auto-update: February 2020
For more information about Platform update 32, see Additional resources.
Features included in this release
File size limit for data management export has been removed
For more information about this feature, see Data management export file size limit removed.
Finance and Operations AOS (kernel) improvements
For more information about this feature, see Finance and Operations AOS (kernel) improvements.
Continued stabilization of saved views
For more information about this feature, see User productivity – Saved views.
Improved responsiveness of Action Panes on smaller screens
For more information about this feature, see Improved experience on mobile devices – Phase 1.
Ability to filter on blank values by using the filter pane and filters in grid column headers
For more information about this feature, see User productivity – Filtering enhancements.
Continued evolution of the new grid
For more information about this feature, see User productivity – New grid.
Priority-based scheduling for batch jobs
Two new system batch jobs are introduced to prepare existing batch jobs and tasks for the Priority-based scheduling for batch jobs feature. The two new system batch jobs are:
- System job to seed batch group associations to batch jobs: This batch job, with class name SysMigrateBatchGroupsForPriorityBasedScheduling, associates batch jobs with batch groups.
- System job to clean up expired batch heartbeat records: This batch job, with class name SysCleanupBatchHeartbeatTable, cleans up the new internal monitoring BatchHeartbeatTable table.
The Priority-based scheduling for batch jobs feature is currently in restricted preview. The batch jobs are designed to be non-disruptive and there is no impact on current batch job functionality or processing, if the feature is not enabled.
Platform update 32 bug fixes
For information about the bug fixes that are included in each update that is part of Platform update 32, sign in to LCS, and view this KB article.
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Removed and deprecated platform features
The Removed or deprecated platform features topic describes features that have been removed, or that are planned for removal in platform updates of Finance and Operations apps.
- A removed feature is no longer available in the product.
- A deprecated feature isn't in active development and might be removed in a future update.
A deprecation notice will be added in the Removed or deprecated platform features topic 12 months before the removal of any feature from the product.
For breaking changes that affect only compilation time, but that are binary-compatible with sandbox and production environments, the deprecation time will be less than 12 months. Typically, these changes are functional updates that must be made to the compiler.