Category Archives: Ax Security

Extract security objects details for a role

There are situations where we feel it would be handy to get a report having the details of  all the security objects which are used by a role. There is another option of getting these details by navigating to AOT>Roles> … Continue reading

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Extensible data security model – XDS Ax2012

Security policies enable developers and administrators to block access to subset of data rows and tables. It is similar to Where clause in select statement. This way administrators can protect data access to unauthorised users. For instance, a payroll manager … Continue reading

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Security Roles – Overview tab/Error text missing in workflow history – Ax2012

Recently I faced an issue when Overview tab was missing in Workflow history for a customised role.   Initially I thought it might be the permission issue though the corresponding menu item has full access for the given role. On … Continue reading

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Defining Security for Menu Item buttons and Menu buttons

In this post, let us learn how to define access for Menu item button and Menu buttons. As you are aware, users can define access to a menu item button by mapping them directly to a privilege. Access can be … Continue reading

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