Warning While importing .dat file on new instance


I am trying to import data on  fresh instance from old instance , But I am facing below Warning.

"File did not contain any valid data. Nothing was Imported"

Please suggest any solution.

  • What data you are trying to import? Check if the all the setup are same for the import and export definition groups.

  • In reply to Kranthi:

    Hi Kranthi,

    I am trying to import Master data . Please let me know what setup I need to do for import.
  • In reply to Vijay5238:

    What version of AX?
    Is this a brand new instance?
    What are the tables in the Definition Group?
    What are the settings of the Definition Group?
    How many kb in size is the DAT and DEF file (You have both in the same import place I presume?)
  • In reply to Vijay5238:

    Tell us how you are doing the import right now?
    For reference see, ttps://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/aa834325(v=ax.50).aspx

  • In reply to AdamRoue:

    Hi Adam,

    Old instance application version 6.3.1000.309 and new instance application version

    Table groups are used for export - main,parameter,reference,framework,group,miscellaneous.

    DAT-409 MB, DEF-1KB