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Atlas or Data Migration Framework (DMF), which offers better value?


On the face of it, the Data Migration Framework provided as a free add-in to Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012, is the natural choice when considering tools to assist with data take-on. But why do organizations turn to Atlas as their tool of choice?

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Posted by on May 21, 2014 in Articles


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DIXF – Network Path vs. Absolute Path

Today I ran into an interesting issue that DIXF does not like absolute path for its target file path.  Validation was passed but I could not get data to staging or preview source file.


When I clicked on “Preview Source File”, it generated an error message like

“Could not find file (Directory of file path) then an obscure text file name {BD6213FB-3AAC-4777-97DC-DE245BB73982}..csv.”



  • Please make sure to use network path instead of absolute path.
  • It can be any shared folder but AOS needs to have access to the shared folder.




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Posted by on March 6, 2014 in Development, General


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