Monthly Archives: March 2014

The five first Design Patterns & PRS Video’s are online


Hi, my name is Mark Brummel and… I am happy to announce that five video’s about design patterns are online now. The first six words are how I start all the video’s. The way to make them is pretty strict. … Continue reading

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Tip #23 – The ‘Return’ Shortcut


Today I spent some time at a customer creating a new role center for Dynamics NAV CRM users. One of the challenges we had was to create a My To-Do list on the Role Center that was based on the … Continue reading

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The importance of keeping an open mind


Originally posted on navitrail:
There are 3 things that I learn today when I was exploring how to get things done in NAV 2013 R2: 1) New solutions often mean new opportunities I was creating to create a new company…

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Design Patterns | Video Series


For the Readiness program on Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2013 R2 I am asked to make a series of 10 video’s on creating Vertical Solutions. I did not need more than a split second to say yes since it matches exactly … Continue reading

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NAV 2013 | No more Indexhinting


Editors Note : This blog post was brought forward from my previous blog. Well, that sounds cool right? Like, never index hinting in NAV anymore after all the discussions in the past. http://mibuso.com/forum/viewtopic.php?f=34&t=13154&hilit=hinting http://www.mibuso.com/dlinfo.asp?FileID=896 http://dynamicsuser.net/blogs/mark_brummel/archive/2007/08/21/is-navision-to-stupid-or-is-sql-to-smart.aspx With NAV 2013 it is … Continue reading

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How Do I | Configure and Use the Background Posting Feature


  You may be or even should be familiar with the How Do I video series around Microsoft Dynamics NAV which are part of the Readiness programm. A couple of days ago I tweeted that my first video is online. … Continue reading

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NAV2013 | Excel Buffer


Editors Note : This article was moved from my old bolg. The Excel Buffer table. Loved by many, unkown to most. Here is the description on MSDN. If you still don’t have a clue what I’m talking about, then allow … Continue reading

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Tip #36 | Using Mark and MarkedOnly in the Role Tailored Client


I always wanted to blog about myself, but humble as I am I never got around to do that. 😉 But now I have an excuse. When the Role Tailored Client was introduced in 2009 one of the things that … Continue reading

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Tip #21 – Implementing No. Series


Editors note: This tip was brought forward from my previous blog and is still as actual as it was back then. Meanwhile the Design Patterns initiative have posted a similar walkthrough on their site. Number series is a great feature … Continue reading

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Convergence 2014 | Strategy Cleanup Time


It has been a while since I did some blogging. In Dynamics NAV we are in between releases and everything about Crete is still under NDA. However, after looking at the Convergence 2014 Keynotes yesterday I felt I needed to … Continue reading

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