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  • Blog Post: Memory usage in Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2013 print preview

    Periodically we receive requests where customers asking us about RTC print preview consumes all available memory and computers hangs. Repro scenarios are more/less similar: run report, click preview, go per pages up/down, close report. Run another report, click preview, go per pages up down and…...
  • Blog Post: Report Refactoring in Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2013

    Back when we released Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2009 and transformed all our classic reports to RDLC reports, dataset field names were auto-generated and were also used in the RDLC definition of the report object. This solution did a great job of making the reports work with RDLC, but the auto-generated...
  • Blog Post: Configurations of Profiles in Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2013

    In NAV 2013, the out-of-the-box experience shows how RoleTailoring makes a difference. All 21 pre-defined user profiles have been updated to include configuration of individual pages to fit the work of each user profile. This affects the list places in the navigation pane, all associated ribbons,...
  • Blog Post: Reports Enhanced in Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2013

    Reports join different views of data in one place. In Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2013, reports are delivered in RDLC 2008 format, supported by Visual Studio 2010. The RDLC 2008 format and Visual Studio 2010 offers Microsoft Dynamics NAV reports much more richness, so that the reports can be compelling, more...
  • Blog Post: How to start any object in Role Tailored Client

    Sometimes we need to run some specific object (page, report, codeunit or xmlport) on Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2013 Role Tailored Client. Let say we want to test report received from customer on our Cronus demo db. The easiest way is of course to run report directly from Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2013 Development...
  • Blog Post: Using ClickOnce to Deploy the Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2013 RoleTailored Client for Windows

    In Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2009, the RoleTailored client could only be deployed using a standard Windows Installer (.msi). While this is a common scenario, .msi-based deployment requires the partner to do customer visits, do remote logons, or educate the customer’s IT administration to install the...
  • Blog Post: Deploying the Microsoft Dynamics NAV Windows Client to Azure Blob Storage with ClickOnce (Part 5 of 5)

    Deploying the Microsoft Dynamics NAV Windows client with ClickOnce makes it easy for end users to install, upgrade, and uninstall the Microsoft Dynamics NAV Windows client. They can do this with a few clicks, without the help from super users or IT administrators. This video shows how a partner or...
  • Blog Post: Deploying the Microsoft Dynamics NAV Windows Client to a Web Server with ClickOnce (Part 4 of 5)

    Deploying the Microsoft Dynamics NAV Windows client with ClickOnce makes it easy for end users to install, upgrade, and uninstall the Microsoft Dynamics NAV Windows client. They can do this with a few clicks, without the help from super users or IT administrators. This video shows how a partner or...
  • Blog Post: Signing a ClickOnce Microsoft Dynamics NAV Windows Client Deployment (Part 3 of 5)

    Deploying the Microsoft Dynamics NAV Windows client makes it easy for end users to install, upgrade, and uninstall the Microsoft Dynamics NAV Windows client. They can do this with a few clicks, without help from super users or IT administrators. This video shows how a partner or IT administrator can...
  • Blog Post: Upgrading ClickOnce Deployed by Microsoft Dynamics NAV Windows Client (Part 2 of 5)

    Deploying the Microsoft Dynamics NAV Windows client with ClickOnce makes it easy for end users to install, upgrade, and uninstall the Microsoft Dynamics NAV Windows client. They can do this with a few clicks, without help from super users or IT administrators. This video shows how a partner or IT...
  • Blog Post: Deploying the Microsoft Dynamics NAV Windows Client with ClickOnce (Part 1 of 5)

    Deploying the Microsoft Dynamics NAV Windows client with ClickOnce makes it easy for end users to install, upgrade, and uninstall the Microsoft Dynamics NAV Windows client. They can do this with a few clicks, without help from super users or IT administrators. This is the first video in a series of...
  • Blog Post: Replacing Field Values in Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2013

    Have you ever had the need to replace some values from a list of values? For example, you need to change the Postal/Zip Code for a number of your customers. Most of the time you would need to write a codeunit or report to accomplish that or even have the customer update each entry by hand. What if you...
  • Blog Post: How to collect environment info for Dynamics NAV client using PowerShell

    Following Lars script for 3-tier troubleshooting , I've created my own script which collects info from PC where Dynamics NAV clients are installed. This info could be used for further investigations and potential problems findings. What does script do? In current folder (where from script was started...
  • Blog Post: RTC debugging

    Create a page Activate debugging Debug Other useful information when debugging For this example we will be using Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2009 R2 and Microsoft Visual Studio 2010 Professional. Create a page To use as an example for debugging, let's create an empty page (for example 50000 RTCDebugTest...
  • Blog Post: Managing network files in RTC

    In Dynamics NAV 2009 in RTC client if you are accessing files located on network machines, these files can be accessed when each service is running on single machine, when SQL and NST are on same machine (2 tier) or each service is running on separate machine (3 tier). However when accessing such...
  • Blog Post: Few tips about filters usage in latest Dynamics NAV RTC builds

    I want to describe few tips about filters usage in Dynamics NAV RTC. This can be useful for users who worked with classic client and came to RTC. In Dynamics NAV Classic Client we can construct filters in filters window using following operators: .. Range & And | Or < Less than...
  • Blog Post: Objects need recompilation after applying certain hotfixes

    If you have recently applied a new hotfix and start running the RTC right away, your RTC client might eventually get disconnected, and a new log on the service tier host machine can appear stating that a new Exception of type “System.ArgumentNullException” has been raised. This can usually...
  • Blog Post: Finalizing the Role Tailoring of Microsoft Dynamics NAV – Take II

    Working on my warehousing presentation for Directions in Orlando next week, I am finalizing a new configuration for the SHIPPING AND RECEIVING – WMS profile – code name Sammy. This blog post is a continuation of the post back in May this year: Finalizing the Role Tailoring of Microsoft...
  • Blog Post: Object Metadata update flow in Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2009

    My colleague Lars described in BLOG post “ About Object Metadata, and why I can’t see object changed in RTC ” and explained how to troubleshoot metadata update problems. With current post I’m trying to overview whole process and make it more clearly for all. So we have few...
  • Blog Post: Export to Excel on Dynamics NAV: RTC

    Due to many and frequent questions on the topic of performance when exporting to MS Excel on RTC, I've summarized some of the answers in this blog to try and explain the impact of running MS Office automation objects on RTC . Let's start with Stefan's excellent blog on automation objects and considerations...
  • Blog Post: Finalizing the Role Tailoring of Microsoft Dynamics NAV

    See continuation of this post here : Finalizing the Role Tailoring of Microsoft Dynamics NAV – Take II “Dear partner and customer, it’s up to you!” That’s a little bit provocative and not all true, of course, we would very much like your help in completing the story on...
  • Blog Post: How to change thousands/decimals separators in RDL reports

    In "old good classic" NAV we have feature (and property) named AutoFormatType. Together with property AutoFormatExpr we can set decimal to any format we need. This could be done in the way: we describe new AutoFormatType in the codeunit 1 in function "AutoFormatTranslate(AutoFormatType : Integer;AutoFormatExpr...
  • Blog Post: NAV 2009 Tips and Tricks: Disable Personalization

    Sometimes, you want to make sure that your personalizations and customizations are not changed by a user. In Microsoft Dynamics NAV R2, and builds of Microsoft Dynamics NAV SP1 31671 and higher, you can specify a new startup parameter setting that allows you to control this: Microsoft.Dynamics.Nav...
  • Blog Post: NAV 2009 Tips and Tricks: Personalize the Departments Menu

    Did you know you can remove the Departments menu from the navigation pane? You may want to do this as you customize the RoleTailored experience for yourself or your customers. The ease of doing this has been improved beginning with Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2009 SP1 and also applies to Microsoft Dynamics...
  • Blog Post: NAV install in "another" way

    Last time i published this article i received many claims as compliment too. Claims about "NAV doesn't work after this installation" and compliments about "this is very good for test or dev environment installation". So after one claim i removed article, and now added again (with minor modifications...
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