When installing the report extensions on AX2012 R3 on SQL 2016 you may experience an AX crash of the installer.
Recently I encountered an issue when installing reporting extensions.
An error occurred during setup of Reporting Services extensions. Reason: Version string portion was too short or too long. System.ArgumentException: Version string portion was too short or too long. at System.Version..ctor(String version) at Microsoft.Dynamics.AX.Framework.Reporting.Shared.SrsWmi.get_ReportManagerUrl() at Microsoft.Dynamics.Setup.ReportsServerInstaller.GetOrCreateServerConfiguration(String instanceName, String sharePointServiceApplicationSite, Boolean& createdConfiguration) at Microsoft.Dynamics.Setup.Components.ReportingServicesExtensions.InstallConfigurationFiles(String instanceName, String sharePointServiceApplicationSite, Boolean& createdConfiguration) at Microsoft.Dynamics.Setup.Components.ReportingServicesExtensions.RunReportingSetupManagerDeploy()
Recently encountered a problem with the payment journal payment report. When the report was run the report loading screen would be displayed and nothing else would happen.
When testing report it is useful to switch on the remote debugging so the error messages are displayed on your local system.
This can be done by running a SQL script against the reporting server database:
SET Value = ‘TRUE’
WHERE Name = ‘EnableRemoteErrors’
Remember to restart your reporting service after you make this change.