What Version of AX 2012 am I Using?

by | Updated July 10, 2019 | Dynamics AX

Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 has had several different releases in the last 18 months, so it can be confusing what version of the product you may be using.  Each of these releases have different cumulative updates that apply or don’t apply to the release as well.  Let’s take a look at how to figure out what version you are using.

In AX, go to the small “Help” icon window on the upper-right side of the screen to get into the Help Menu:

Microsoft Dynamics AX

When you go into this screen, you will see the following information, or something like it.

AX 2012 Feature Pack

The title on the screen will indicate the main version – AX Feature Pack; but you can also use the Solution build number to translate the release as well.

Thus far there are 3 main releases on AX 2012:

  • RTM – build number 6.0.947
  • Feature Pack (1) – build number – 6.0.947.862
  • CU3 – build number 6.0.1108
  • 2012 R2 – build number – 6.2.158.0

Click here for a great place to check build versions for AX 2012 releases.

If you’re interested in build versions for Dynamics 365, click here.

I hope this helps you to keep in mind your version when applying cumulative updates in the future to make sure you are applying a compatible patch.

Eric Newell

Related Posts

  • The Safari browser is now supported natively on Dynamics AX 2012 R2 as well as being supported on Dynamics AX RTM with a hotfix.  Taken from the updated System Requirements…

  • I put together some certification information on the requirements for Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 and a proposed training roadmap to get to each of the core certifications.  Rather than have this…

  • With the announcement of the release of Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 R2, Microsoft released an updated system requirements document for AX 2012: http://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=11094.  Windows 2012 Server is now supported, but…

0 Comments

Trackbacks/Pingbacks

  1. Cumulative Update 4 Released for Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 | Stoneridge Software - [...] How do I know what version of AX I am using? [...]

Submit a Comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Upcoming Events

april

31mar01aprTraining Class: Financial Reporting W/Account Schedules for Dynamics 365 Business Central

07apr2:00 pm2:30 pmEnsuring Quality for Batch Manufacturers

08apr11:00 am12:00 pmConfab with Stoneridge - Livestream - Jumping into the Deep End of the Data Lake

14apr10:00 am10:30 amBoost Seller Productivity and Close More Business with Dynamics 365 Sales

21apr10:00 am10:30 amSetting Your Sales Team Up for Success: A Modern Look at Revenue Operations

21apr12:00 pm1:00 pmGetting Started with Barcode Scanners and WMS Apps for Business Central

21apr2:00 pm3:00 pmMoving to the Cloud: Today's Solution for Leading Field Service Companies

22apr11:00 am12:00 pmConfab with Stoneridge - Livestream - Moving from Manual to Automated with Strategic Automation Strategies

28apr10:00 am10:30 amThe Modern Manufacturer: Best Practices for Inventory Turnover

28apr12:00 pm1:00 pmPower Up Microsoft Dynamics by Automating Budgeting, Dashboarding and Reporting

may

05may10:00 am10:30 amAchieve More with Zetadocs for Business Central

05may2:00 pm2:30 pmSimplifying Item Pricing, Availability, and Tracing for Batch Manufacturers

06may11:00 am12:00 pmD365 Field Service – New Features to Empower Your Remote Workforce

12may10:00 am10:30 amThe Modern Manufacturer: Manufacturing Software in the Real World

12may12:00 pm12:30 pmFinancial Implications of Moving from Dynamics GP to Dynamics 365: Licensing and Infrastructure

17may(may 17)8:00 am28(may 28)11:00 amDynamics 365 Finance & Supply Chain Development Training - Online Workshop

26may10:00 am10:30 amThe Modern Manufacturer - Enterprise Asset Management

About Stoneridge
Stoneridge Software is a unique Microsoft Gold Partner, with emphasis on partner. With specialties in Microsoft Dynamics 365, Microsoft Dynamics AX, Microsoft Dynamics NAV, Microsoft Dynamics GP and Microsoft Dynamics CRM, we focus on attracting the most knowledgeable experts in the field to our team, and prioritize delivering stellar solutions with maximum impact for your business. At Stoneridge, we are deeply committed to your results. Each engagement is met with a dedicated team, ready to provide thorough, tailored, and expert service. Based in Minnesota, we intentionally “step into your shoes,” wherever you are. We focus on what you care about, and develop trusting, long-term relationships with our clients.

Subscribe To Our Blog

Sign up to get periodic updates on the latest posts.

Thank you for subscribing!

X