Category Archives: NAV2016

This tag shows all posts related to Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2016

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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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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NAV2016 | Code Editor Preview


This is a quickie. At NAVTechDays I was pretty sure to have seen a cool feature in the new editor, but at home I could not find it. I had seen a preview window of the code when hovering over … Continue reading

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NAV2016 | Role Center Embedded Pages & Activity Cues


Many years ago, when the Windows Client was till called the Role Tailored Client and was freshly released I blogged about how cues are handled in the menu.

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NAV2016 | Hooks vs. Events


One question that is raised a lot lately is how events and hooks are compared and when to use events and when to use hooks. The answer to this question is very simple if you are not on NAV2016, as … Continue reading

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The “Handled” Pattern


If there was a Pattern of the year award, last year the Arguments table would have won. The year before the Hook pattern. Or maybe that was the year before. This year in my opinion it is the Handled pattern … Continue reading

Posted in Design Patterns, Dynamics NAV, Events and Extensions, NAV Architecture, Patterns & Code, NAV2016 | Tagged , | 5 Comments

NAV2016 | Refactoring & Transaction Mirroring in Codeunit 80 & 90


In Microsoft Dynamics NAV we don’t have Abstract Classes or Inheritance. These are modern technologies that make sure that objects in your application have similar elements and signatures. Despite the lack of these modern concepts NAV does have many tables … Continue reading

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How I upgraded to NAV2016, without upgrade toolkit


Back home from NAVTechDays. It’s a rainy saturday, nothing much to do in the garden. Kids are playing or doing their saturday activities with sports and scouting. I figured it was time for me to catch up with bookkeeping and … Continue reading

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NAV2016 | Code Editor Undocumented Features


There have been some blogs already about the new code editor that we have in NAV2016. In these blogs I miss two “features” that are not highligted. The first one is really about highlighting:

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