Deprecated: Data Crawler

Updated: October 24, 2013

Applies To: Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 R3, Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 R2, Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 Feature Pack, Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012

In Microsoft Dynamics AX 2009, the Data Crawler provided data search capabilities.



Reason for deprecation

The Data Crawler has been deprecated in favor of a different search mechanism in Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012.

Replaced by another feature

Yes. The Data Crawler has been replaced by the Search feature, which enables searches across data and metadata (forms and reports).

For more information, see Enterprise Search.

Modules affected


Changes to installation

This change does not affect application installation.

Changes to upgrade

This change does not affect application upgrade.

Announcements: To see known issues and recent fixes, use Issue search in Microsoft Dynamics Lifecycle Services (LCS).