Exam MB6-819:

AX 2009 Development Introduction

Published:November 20, 2008
Language(s):English, Japanese
Technology:Microsoft Dynamics AX 2009
Type:Proctored Exam

How To Get It: Schedule your exam through the following exam provider:

Take exam

Preparing for an ExamThis certification exam measures your ability to understand and use the integrated development environment of Microsoft Dynamics AX and MorphX Development Suite. You will be tested in the Microsoft Dynamics AX Architecture, Data Dictionary, user interfaces and Report adjustments. You will also be measured in how to use X++, Classes, Control Statements, Database Access and Exception Handling.
Audience Profile
Candidates for this exam should have hands-on experience working with the product and have completed the two prerequisite courses.
Credit Toward CertificationWhen you pass Exam MB6-819: AX 2009 Development Introduction, you complete the requirements for the following certification(s):Exam MB6-819: AX 2009 Development Introduction: counts as credit toward the following certification(s):
Note This preparation guide is subject to change at any time without prior notice and at the sole discretion of Microsoft. Microsoft exams might include adaptive testing technology and simulation items. Microsoft does not identify the format in which exams are presented. Please use this preparation guide to prepare for the exam, regardless of its format.
Skills Being MeasuredThis exam measures your ability to accomplish the technical tasks listed below.The percentages indicate the relative weight of each major topic area on the exam.The higher the percentage, the more questions you are likely to see on that content area on the exam.

The information after “This objective may include but is not limited to” is intended to further define or scope the objective by describing the types of skills and topics that may be tested for the objective. However, it is not an exhaustive list of skills and topics that could be included on the exam for a given skill area. You may be tested on other skills and topics related to the objective that are not explicitly listed here.
Architecture (9%)
  • Advantages of Using AX
  • Main Elements of AX
  • Navigate through AX
  • Layered Architecture
  • Security Architecture
  • Report Architecture
Data Dictionary  (15%)
  • AOT
  • Design tables using Morph X
  • Relations
  • Data Types
  • Enumerated Types
  • Maps
  • Views
  • Indices
User Interfaces (15%)
  • Development Projects
  • Forms
  • Menus
  • Graphical interfaces
  • Queries
  • Help Documentation
Report Adjustments (7%)
  • Report designer
  • Standard report elements
  • Templates
  • Best Practices for Reports
X++ Overview (10%)
  • Key features
  • Object-oriented programming
  • Development Tools
  • Best Practices in X++
Objects and Classes (15%)
  • Declare classes
  • Instantiate objects
  • Differentiate between tables and classes
  • Inheritance
  • Object and class methods
  • Variables
  • Simple and Extended Data Types Scope
X++ Control Statements (12%)
  • Conditional Statements
  • Loops
  • Built-in Functions
  • Output commands
  • Communication with the user
Accessing the Database (13%)
  • Search for records
  • Modify search criteria
  • Manipulate data, insert, update delete
  • Build queries in X++
Exception Handling (4%)
  • Exception Handling Mechanism
  • Use Try, Catch, Retry
  • Throw Exceptions
  • Best Practices
Preparation Tools and ResourcesTo help you prepare for this exam, Microsoft Learning recommends that you have hands-on experience with the product and that you use the following training resources. These training resources do not necessarily cover all of the topics listed in the "Skills Measured" tab.
Learning Plans and Classroom Training
Microsoft E-Learning
  • 80011AE: Development I in Microsoft Dynamics AX 2009 (4 Hours)
  • 80012AE: Development II in Microsoft Dynamics AX 2009 (3 Hours)
Microsoft Press Books There are no Microsoft Press books currently available.
Practice Tests
Have Questions? For advice about training and certification, connect with peers: For questions about a specific certification, chat with a Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP): To find out about recommended blogs, Web sites, and upcoming Live Meetings on popular topics, visit our community site: