How to compare ssrs reports in AX 2012
this is the senario..
There is a VAR layer change to a ssrs report, then there is a hotfix (FPK layer change) which has to be merged.
The compare tool runs out of memory as well as next to useless. It would be nice to see that the FPK layer change is as well as what the VAR layer was???
export the report fpk layer and similarly var layer report. Compare the files in beyond compare or any other file diff program.
I was afraid of that - not as good as the old ax 2009 compare tool
I have just done something very similar. You need to export the .xpo's for each layer (the VAR, FPK and SYS).
Then use a 3-way compare tool to compare the changes between the FPK and the SYS layer, and merge into the VAR. Then once the VAR .xpo is saved, it can be imported back into AX. I have written a blog on a compare tool I found really useful for this job, take a look: www.k3technical.com/using-code-compare-to-merge-ssrs-reports-in-dynamics-ax-2012
Hope this helps,