Upgrades, updates, and hotfixes
Upgrades, updates, and hotfixes can include moving to new product versions, code migration and upgrade, moving to an update, or deploying a hotfix.
The processes for each type of upgrade are similar, but different enough that we think that you should review the topics for a specific task before you begin.
Upgrade from Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 to Microsoft Dynamics 365 for Finance and Operations
To get started, review the following topics:
Migration from Microsoft Dynamics AX 2009 to Finance and Operations
This Tech Talk video provides an introduction to migration from AX 2009 to Finance and Operations: Dynamics 365 for Operations – Tech Talk: Migration tools.
Upgrade from a previous version of Finance and Operations
The steps for applying updates and upgrading differ between cloud and on-premises implementations.
If you are upgrading a cloud version of Finance and Operations, review the following topics:
If you are applying updates to a cloud version of Finance and Operations, review the following topic:
- Download hotfixes from Lifecycle Services
- Apply updates to a cloud environment
- Install a metadata hotfix
- Patch Reporting Services in a one-box environment
- Update Visual Studio development tools
This Tech Talk video provides an introduction servicing (applying code updates, requesting sandbox database refreshes, and filing support requests): Dynamics 365 for Operations – Tech Talk: Servicing.
For more information, see: