Chapter 2. The MorphX development environment and tools

In this chapter


Application Object Tree


The property sheet

X++ code editor

Label editor


Best Practices tool


Reverse Engineering tool

Table Browser tool

Find tool

Compare tool

Cross-Reference tool

Version control


AX 2012 includes a set of tools, the MorphX development tools, that you can use to build and modify AX 2012 business applications. Each feature of a business application uses the application model elements described in Chapter 1, “Architectural overview.” With the MorphX tools, you can create, view, modify, and delete the application model elements, which contain metadata, structure (ordering and hierarchies of elements), properties ...

Get Inside Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 R3 now with O’Reilly online learning.

O’Reilly members experience live online training, plus books, videos, and digital content from 200+ publishers.