Monthly Archives: December 2015

Publish Dynamics NAV code to GitHub


This blog post is intended to explain step-by-step how to publish Dynamics NAV Code on GitHub using the GitHub for Visual Studio plugin which you should install before continueing to read this post. You should also have your own account … Continue reading

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Git & GitHub vs. TFVC & VS Team Services


Let me start this post with an explanation. The challenge I have is the following: I want to share code examples from Dynamics NAV in a structured & dynamic way. They are subject to change and improvement. I want people … Continue reading

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NAV2016CU2 | Obsolete Commands Cleaned Up!


When CU2 was released, I totaly forgot to test something I should have. Based on my “what the BEEP” post my friends at Microsoft decided that it was time to “clean up” and gave me a heads up. If you … Continue reading

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Print Existing PDF in Dynamics NAV using DotNET


EDIT: Read about downloading NuGet packages here. As you might have noticed in my blog post from a couple of days ago I am making an attempt to print an existing PDF from NAV. This is a common request. For … Continue reading

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SMTP Email & Ease of Upgrade


This blog post is tightly connected to one of my previous posts: Excel Buffer & Ease of Upgrade Ease of Upgrade Microsoft is trying to make our life easier from an upgrade perspective with merge commandlets and upgrade codeunits. This is … Continue reading

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Installing NUGET Packages for Dynamics NAV


One thing Arend Jan inspired me with at NAVTechDays is to start using NUGET packages in Dynamics NAV. What the *** is a NUGET package From https://www.nuget.org/: “NuGet is the package manager for the Microsoft development platform including .NET. The … Continue reading

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NAV2016CU2 | Symbol Menu & More


NAV 2016 Cumulative Update 2 is released. I have to admit, normally I don’t pay that much attention to updates, but the last ones are on my radar because of some promisses. Symbol Menu Nobody could be happier with the … Continue reading

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NAV2016 | Code Editor Bulk Edit


Another quickie about the editor. Also from NAVTechDays. If you select a block of code with Shift+Alt you can make a change to all lines at the same time.

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NAV2016 | Translations


With the release of NAV2016, more new features have been added than ever before. This raises a challenge that we have not had in a while. Translations. My NAV Skills partner in crime, Luc van Vugt event has a blog … Continue reading

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Excel Buffer & Ease of Upgrade


Microsoft is trying to make our life easier from an upgrade perspective with merge commandlets and upgrade codeunits. This is nice but sometimes you run into situations that are not fixable with tools like these.

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