Removed or deprecated features in Dynamics 365 Finance

This article describes features that have been removed, or that are planned for removal from Dynamics 365 Finance.

  • A removed feature is no longer available in the product.
  • A deprecated feature is not in active development and may be removed in a future update.

This list is intended to help you consider these removals and deprecations for your own planning.

Note

Detailed information about objects in finance and operations apps can be found in the Technical reference reports. You can compare the different versions of these reports to learn about objects that have changed or been removed in each version of finance and operations apps.

Features removed or deprecated in the Finance 10.0.31 release

EDIFACT PAYMUL (AT) configuration under Payment model

   
Reason for deprecation/removal Replaced with a new format that is based on ISO 20022 pain.001.001.09.
Replaced by another feature? Yes
Product areas affected Application
Deployment option All
Status Deprecated: Banks in Austria will deprecate EDICFACT-PAYMUL for cross-border payments by November 2022 and will replace it with XML version pain.001.001.09N. A new configuration has been added under the Global Configuration repository which enables users to complete the cross-border payment request.

Features removed or deprecated in the Finance 10.0.30 release

Revenue recognition

Revenue recognition

   
Reason for deprecation/removal Replaced by improved functionality, Subscription billing
Replaced by another feature? Yes
Product areas affected Application
Deployment option All
Status Deprecated: After April 2023, the Revenue recognition functionality in Dynamics 365 Finance will no longer receive support with bug fixes. Customers will be asked to use the improved functionality, Subscription billing. In October 2023, the Revenue recognition feature will no longer be available. Customers will be asked to move to the improved Subscription billing functionality. For the bundle feature as part of revenue recognition, there is no replacement functionality planned at this time.

Features removed or deprecated in the Finance 10.0.29 release

Stock transfer orders that have tax on the transfer price

Stock transfer orders that have tax on the transfer price

   
Reason for deprecation/removal Replaced by improved functionality, Stock transfer orders for India
Replaced by another feature? Yes
Product areas affected Application
Deployment option All
Status Deprecated: After April 2023, the Stock transfer orders that have tax on the transfer price functionality will no longer receive support with bug fixes and security fixes. Customers will be asked to use the improved functionality, Stock transfer orders for India. After October 2023, the Stock transfer orders that have tax on the transfer price functionality will be no longer available, and customers will be asked to move to the improved functionality.

Bank statement import and export of positive pay file

   
Reason for deprecation/removal Replaced by improved functionality, import bank statements and export positive pay files.
Replaced by another feature? Yes
Product areas affected Application
Deployment option All
Status Deprecated: XSLT functionality for importing and exporting files will no longer receive support with bug fixes and security fixes. Customers will be asked to use the improved functionality: Set up positive pay files by using Electronic reporting and Set up advanced bank reconciliation import by using Electronic reporting. After September 2022, the XSLT functionality will be no longer available, and customers will be asked to move to the improved functionality.

Features removed or deprecated in the Finance 10.0.26 release

Sales tax report for Finland (design based on reporting codes)

Sales tax report for Finland

   
Reason for deprecation/removal Replaced with a new VAT declaration design, VAT declaration for Finland.
Replaced by another feature? Yes
Product areas affected Application
Deployment option All
Status Deprecated: By March 1, 2023, we plan to no longer support the Sales tax report for Finland (Finnish report layout). New VAT declaration TXT (FI) and VAT declaration Excel (FI) Electronic reporting (ER) formats are introduced under the Tax declaration model.

Features removed or deprecated in the Finance 10.0.24 release

Sales tax report for Sweden (design based on reporting codes)

Sales tax report for Sweden

   
Reason for deprecation/removal Replaced with a new VAT declaration design, VAT declaration for Sweden
Replaced by another feature? Yes
Product areas affected Application
Deployment option All
Status Deprecated: By December 1, 2022, we plan to no longer support the Sales tax report for Sweden (Swedish report layout). New VAT declaration XML (SE) and VAT declaration Excel (SE) Electronic reporting (ER) formats are introduced under the Tax declaration model.

VAT statement for Austria (design based on reporting codes)

VAT statement details for Austria

   
Reason for deprecation/removal Replaced with a new VAT declaration design, VAT declaration for Austria
Replaced by another feature? Yes
Product areas affected Application
Deployment option All
Status Deprecated: By December 1, 2022, we plan to no longer support the VAT declaration (AT) Electronic reporting (ER) format under VAT declaration model. New VAT declaration XML (AT) and VAT declaration Excel (AT) formats are introduced under the Tax declaration model.

ELSTER declaration for Germany (design based on reporting codes)

VAT statement
Set up electronic Tax declaration for Germany
Electronic transmission of VAT declaration (ELSTER)

   
Reason for deprecation/removal Replaced with a new VAT declaration design, VAT declaration for Germany
Replaced by another feature? Yes
Product areas affected Application
Deployment option All
Status Deprecated: By December 1, 2022, we plan to no longer support the Elster (DE) and Elster model Electronic reporting (ER) formats. New VAT declaration XML (DE) and VAT declaration Excel (DE) formats are introduced under the Tax declaration model.

OB declaration for Netherlands (design based on reporting codes)

OB declaration

   
Reason for deprecation/removal Replaced with a new VAT declaration design, VAT declaration for Netherlands
Replaced by another feature? Yes
Product areas affected Application
Deployment option All
Status Deprecated: By December 1, 2022, we plan to no longer support the OB declaration (NL) and OB declaration model Electronic reporting (ER) formats. New VAT declaration XML (NL) and VAT declaration Excel (NL) formats are introduced under the Tax declaration model.

Features removed or deprecated in the Finance 10.0.20 release

"RTIR Query Invoice Data Request (HU)" Electronic reporting (ER) format configuration

   
Reason for deprecation/removal Excluded from electronic messaging processing of interoperation with Hungarian online invoicing system
Replaced by another feature? No
Product areas affected Application
Deployment option All
Status Deprecated: By April 15, 2022, we plan to no longer support "RTIR Query Invoice Data Request (HU)" format configuration.

"French FEC audit file" Electronic reporting (ER) format for France under "German audit file output" format

   
Reason for deprecation/removal Replaced with new "FEC audit file (FR)" format
Replaced by another feature? Yes
Product areas affected Application
Deployment option All
Status Deprecated: by May 1, 2022, we plan to no longer support "French FEC audit file" Electronic reporting (ER) format for France under "German audit file output" format. New FEC audit file (FR) format is introduced instead under the "Data export model".

Features removed or deprecated in the Finance 10.0.17 release

LCS repository as a storage option for Electronic reporting configurations

   
Reason for deprecation/removal Replaced with the new Regulatory Configuration Service (RCS) Global repository
Replaced by another feature? Yes
Product areas affected Dynamics 365 Finance, Supply Chain Management, and Project Operations products
Deployment option All
Status Deprecated: By April 01, 2022, we plan to no longer support the Microsoft Dynamics Lifecycle Services (LCS) repository as a storage option for Electronic reporting (ER) configurations. New Microsoft ER configurations will be published for download exclusively from the Global repository. The Global repository can be accessed from the Dynamics 365 products and RCS. For more information, see Import ER configurations from RCS and Regulatory Configuration Service - Lifecycle Services storage deprecation.

Features removed or deprecated in the Finance 10.0.16 release

"VAT declaration (CZ)" and "Control statement export (CZ)" Electronic reporting formats for Czech Republic

   
Reason for deprecation/removal Replaced with new formats
Replaced by another feature? Yes
Product areas affected Application
Deployment option All
Status Deprecated: By January 22, 2022, we plan to no longer support "VAT declaration (CZ)", "Control statement export (CZ)" Electronic reporting (ER) formats. New VAT declaration XML (CZ), VAT declaration Excel (CZ), VAT control statement XML (CZ) formats are introduced instead under the "Tax declaration" model.

"Ledger transaction export format (BE)" Electronic reporting format and respective "Ledger transaction export (BE)" model for Belgium

   
Reason for deprecation/removal Replaced with new ER format under "Standard Audit File (SAF-T)" model.
Replaced by another feature? Yes
Product areas affected Application
Deployment option All
Status Deprecated: By December 1, 2021, we plan to no longer support the "Ledger transaction export format (BE)" Electronic reporting (ER) format and respective "Ledger transaction export (BE)" model. A new "General ledger data export (BE)" format together with "General ledger data model mapping" are introduced instead under the "Standard Audit File (SAF-T)" model.

"VAT 100" report for the United Kingdom in SSRS format

   
Reason for deprecation/removal Replaced with new ER format - "VAT Declaration Excel (UK)" format under "Tax declaration model".
Replaced by another feature? Yes
Product areas affected Application
Deployment option All
Status Deprecated: By December 1, 2021, we plan to no longer support the "VAT 100 report" in SSRS format. A new "VAT Declaration Excel (UK)" format under "Tax declaration model" was introduced in the MTD VAT feature.

Features removed or deprecated in the Finance 10.0.15 release

Internet Explorer 11 support for Dynamics 365 is deprecated

   
Reason for deprecation/removal Effective December 2020, Microsoft Internet Explorer 11 support for all Dynamics 365 products is deprecated, and Internet Explorer 11 won’t be supported after August 2021.

This will impact customers who use Dynamics 365 products that are designed to be used through an Internet Explorer 11 interface. After August 2021, Internet Explorer 11 won't be supported for such Dynamics 365 products.
Replaced by another feature? We recommend that customers transition to Microsoft Edge.
Product areas affected All Dynamics 365 products
Deployment option All
Status Deprecated. Internet Explorer 11 won’t be supported after August 2021.

Features removed or deprecated in the Finance 10.0.12 release

Not deprecated: Polish SSRS reports: Sales VAT register, Purchase VAT register, EU summary VAT register – Feature reference PL-00014

   
Reason for deprecation/removal Not legally required.
Replaced by another feature? Yes (Excel format for Standard Audit File with VAT declaration - JPK_VDEK)
Product areas affected Application
Deployment option All
Status Not deprecated: As of April 27, 2021, we plan to continue to support the SSRS reports: Sales VAT register, Purchase VAT register, EU summary VAT register – Feature reference PL-00014. Excel format example for Standard Audit File with VAT declaration (JPK_VDEK) has also been introduced.

Features removed or deprecated in the Finance 10.0.11 release

Norwegian Standard main accounts

   
Reason for deprecation/removal Redesign
Replaced by another feature? Yes (Replaced with ER format application-specific parameters)
Product areas affected Application
Deployment option All
Status Deprecated: By April 1, 2021, we plan to no longer support functionality related to Standard main accounts: Reference field, related table, data entity.

Features removed or deprecated in the Finance 10.0.7 release

Workflow request change dialog box no longer includes user selection drop-down list

   
Reason for deprecation/removal Changed to the feature with account groups selection.
Replaced by another feature? Yes
Product areas affected Workflow
Deployment option All
Status Deprecated: By December 1, 2020, we plan to no longer support Chinese voucher types setup without Account groups selection. Find more details about the new design in What's new in 10.0.7.

Previous announcements about removed or deprecated features

To learn more about features that have been removed or deprecated in previous releases, see Removed or deprecated features in previous releases.