What's new or changed in Dynamics 365 Human Resources (February 7, 2020)


Effective November 2020:

  • Common Data Service has been renamed to Microsoft Dataverse. For more information, see Power Automate Blog.
  • Some terminology in Microsoft Dataverse has been updated. For example, entity is now table and field is now column. For more information, see Terminology updates.

This topic will be updated soon to reflect the latest terminology.

This article describes features that are either new or changed in Dynamics 365 Human Resources. Changes apply to build number 8.1.2835. The numbers in parentheses in some headings refer to support numbers in Microsoft Dynamics Lifecycle Services (LCS).

Learning analytics doesn't show the course if the classroom is blank (388289)

The learning analytics page now displays the course if the classroom is empty.

Position lookup doesn't take the time zone into account (405344)

The lookup for open positions now takes into account the time zone when validating if a position is open.

Current balance analysis view doesn't update with the correct current leave balance after submitting time-off requests (409756)

The current balance now includes the submitted time-off requests.

In preview

The following preview features are available on February 3, 2020:

Coming soon

Platform update 32

Platform update 32 will be available soon. Find out more information about Platform update 32 here.

Updated Common Data Service Solution

A new Common Data Service solution will be available soon with the following changes:

Description Change
Job/Position entity changes Compensation region added
Financial dimensions added
Worker entity changes Name sequence added
Works from home added
Language added
Seniority date added
Anniversary date added
Original hire date added
Employment entity changes Financial dimensions added
Termination reason added
Termination date renamed from Transition date
Probation date added
Worker address entity changes Street address added
Address line 1, Address line 2, and Address line 3 marked for deprecation
New variable compensation setup entities Compensation variable plan type
Compensation variable plan
Vesting rules
Compensation variable plan level
New Worker calendar employment entity Work calendar entity added
New Payroll position detail entity Payroll position detail added
New Title entity Title added. The new Title entity will be included in the sync process between Human Resources and Common Data Service. It won't be initially referenced from Job Position or Job entities.

See also

What's new or changed in Human Resources
Overview of Dynamics 365 Human Resources 2019 release wave 2
Update process
Manage features