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    Connecting to NAV Web Services from PHP

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    Prerequisites Please read this post to get an explanation on how to modify the service tier to use NTLM authentication and for a brief explanation of the scenario I will implement in PHP. BTW. Basic knowledge about PHP is required to understand the following...
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    Dynamic references to NAV Page Web Services in C# – take 2

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    In this post from April, I explained how to make dynamic references to page based Web Services, but the post really left the developer with a lot of manual work to do using reflection. So – I thought – why not create a couple of helper classes which makes...
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    Connecting to NAV Web Services from C# using Service Reference (config file version)

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    Prerequisites Please read this post to get a brief explanation of the scenario I will implement in C# using Web References. For C# we can leave the Service Tier running Negotiate or we can use Ntlm as PHP and Java. In this example I will assume that the...
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    Connecting to NAV Web Services from Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2009 SP1

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    Please read this post to get a brief explanation of the scenario I will implement in Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2009 SP1. Please also read this post in order to understand how Web Services works using pure XML and no fancy objects. Like Javascript, NAV 2009...
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    Multiple Service Tiers

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    NOTE – there is an updated post reg. Multiple Service Tiers in NAV 2009 SP1 here . If you haven't done so, please read the post about the Service Tier before reading this:-) A very typical scenario with both partners and customers is to have more than...
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    Connecting to NAV Web Services from C# using Web Reference

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    Prerequisites Please read this post to get a brief explanation of the scenario I will implement in C# using Web References. For C# we can leave the Service Tier running Negotiate or we can use Ntlm as PHP and Java. In this example I will assume that the...
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    Transferring binary data to/from WebServices (and to/from COM (Automation) objects)

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    A number of people have asked for guidance on how to transfer data to/from COM and WebServices in NAV 2009. In the following I will go through how to get and set a picture on an item in NAV through a Web Service Connection. During this scenario we will...
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    Connecting to NAV Web Services from …

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    I promised to write some posts about how to connect to NAV Web Services from various other programming languages/platforms and I guess it is about time I kept my promise. I will create a couple of posts on how to connect to NAV Web Services from: PHP...
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    Handling Sales Orders from Page based Web Services – in NAV 2009SP1 (and RTM)

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    First of all, there isn’t going to be a new post on every single record type on how to handle them from Web Services – but Sales Orders are special and the reason for the “(and SP1)” in the titel refers to the fact, that there are changes between RTM...
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    Web Services Infrastructure and how to Create an Internal Proxy

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    I am NOT an expert in how to setup a secure network and I do NOT know a lot about firewalls, DMZ setup and all of these things, but I have seen a lot in my 25 years of working with computers and the following (absolutely non-exhaustive) gives a good picture...
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    Connecting to NAV Web Services from Java

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    Prerequisites Please read this post to get an explanation on how to modify the service tier to use NTLM authentication and for a brief explanation of the scenario I will implement in Java. BTW. Basic knowledge about Java is required to understand the...
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    Connecting to NAV Web Services from Javascript

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    Prerequisites Please read this post to get a brief explanation of the scenario I will implement in Javascript. BTW. Basic knowledge about Javascript and XML is required to understand the following post:-) Browser compatibility The sample in this post...
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    Connecting to NAV Web Services from C# using Service Reference (code version)

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    You should read the post about connecting to NAV Web Services from C# using Service Reference (config file version) before continuing here. Code is king As you saw in the other post, the config file was pretty complicated and although it is editable by...
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    Web Services changes in NAV 2009 SP1

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    NAV 2009 SP1 is being released later this year, so why write about it now? The main reason is, that NAV 2009 SP1 comes out with a couple of changes, you might want to take into consideration when writing towards NAV 2009 Web Services. Except for some...
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    Multiple Service Tiers - SP1

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    Right around the release of Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2009, I wrote a blog entry with some .bat files on how to create multiple Service Tiers when working with NAV 2009. The blog post is here: http://blogs.msdn.com/freddyk/archive/2008/10/29/multiple-service...
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    Integration to Virtual Earth – Part 1 (out of 4)

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    Disclaimer Please note that this is an example on how to do geocoding and Virtual Earth integration. There are probably a lot of different ways to do the same, and this might not work in all areas of the world. I do however think that there is enough...
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    NAV 2009 and Unicode!

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    The title might be a bit misleading, but I am writing this post as a response to a problem, which a partner ran into with NAV 2009 - and the problem is caused by Unicode. I am not a Unicode expert, so bare with me if I am naming some things wrong. As...
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    Edit In Excel - Part 1 (out of 4)

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    For the last 6-9 months, Microsoft have been showing a demo of how a user could create a filter on a list place and invoke an action called Edit In Excel. This would open Microsoft Excel with the same records, the user selected in the List Place and allow...
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    Dynamic references to NAV Page Web Services in C#

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    Note: There is an updated post about Dynamic references to NAV Page Web Services here . When creating the very first (never published) version of Edit In Excel, it was loosely coupled, meaning that I did not have any Web references in the project to the...
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    Microsoft Windows Vista Gadget - My "Stuff"

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    This is my second gadget. My first gadget was the Search gadget, which you can find here . I won't repeat any explanation as to what a gadget is, nor will I talk about Javascript - instead I will focus upon the things, which are new in this post: Returning...
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    Microsoft SQL Server Management Studio Express

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    Most of you probably already know this, and I guess I am the last living nerd to discover that you actually can have SQL Server Management Studio for SQL Express… Anyway – I will showcase my lack of knowledge and admit that I just downloaded this from...
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    Connecting to NAV Web Services from Silverlight 3

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    Please read this post to get a brief explanation of the scenario I will implement in Silverlight. Yes, yes – I know it isn’t a fancy graphical whatever as Silverlight should be, but to be honest – I would rather do something crappy on purpose than trying...
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    Extending page Web Services (and creating a Sales Order again)

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    It has been working in the same way since NAV 2009, but I still get asked often how this works, so why not write up a quick post on this. I also realize that my prior post on how to create Sales Orders through Web Services was made very complex due to...
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    Search in NAV 2009 - Part 3 (out of 3)

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    If you haven't read part 2 and part 1 of the Search in NAV 2009 posts, you should do so before continuing. This is the 3rd and final part of the Search in NAV 2009 post. In this section I will show how to create a Windows Vista Gadget and have this gadget...
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    Search in NAV 2009 - Part 1 (out of 3)

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    During the partner keynote and during a couple of the other presentations, we showed a small application, which was able to search in NAV 2009 through multiple tables, display a result set and allow people to drill into task pages in NAV 2009 from the...
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