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Debugging AIF Service in AX2012

Hi Guys, In this post we’ll take a closer look at debugging AIF services in Dynamics AX 2012. Debugging is a critical part of the development process as it helps you identify any defects in your code, so you can fix them. The MorphX integrated development environment (IDE) provided by Dynamics AX provides excellent support for debugging X++ code, and you can use it to inspect X++ code that is part of your Dynamics AX Jobs, Reports, Forms, Tables, etc. But when it comes to debugging AIF services in Dynamics AX 2012, you can’t rely on the in-environment debugging capability of the MorphX IDE alone. Granted that you can use the Jobs feature in to help you debug the service classes while staying within AX, but debugging a service call that is triggered from outside by some client consuming the AIF service, can’t be done while staying within MorphX. For that you will need to utilize the debugging capabilities provided by Visual Studio. Here’s how you can do that. Debugging AIF Services in Dyn…