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New system events replace Codeunit 1 in Business Central October’18 release 

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When you start upgrading to Business Central on-premises, you’ll notice that Codeunit 1 ApplicationManagement is missing. Not to worry, this is not a ‘bug’, it is by design. We’re refactoring the application as part of our move to modern development and to enable extensions to subscribe to events that were formerly handled by functions in codeunit…Read more

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The new Item Categories feature replaced the Product Group feature in Dynamics NAV 2017 

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To help companies maintain an overview of their items and to help them sort and find items, it is useful to assign item attributes to items and to organize them in item categories. When customers inquire about an item, either in correspondence or through a web shop, they can then ask or search according to attributes, such as height and model…Read more

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Database Conversion for a Dynamics NAV database stored in Azure 

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One of the nice new features of Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2016 is the ability to place a Microsoft Dynamics NAV database in Azure SQL Database rather than the traditional method of storing it using an on-premises SQL Server instance. For more information, watch this video. So, what happens after you move your Dynamics NAV database to…Read more

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Troubleshooting Inplace Upgrade Script updateDirDartyRelationshipXDSLegalEntity() 

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You might recieve the following message when  running the upgrade script Classes\ReleaseUpdateDB62_GABMinor\updateDirDartyRelationshipXDSLegalEntity() during  an inplace upgrade from MS Dynamics AX 2012 R2 to R3: “Cannot create a record in Party relationships (DirPartyRelationship). Invalid value specified for ‘Expiration:’. It cannot be greater than or equal to the ‘Expiration:’ of the first record.” One possible background could…Read more

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Upgrade Considerations for Document Approvals 

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In Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2016, the legacy Document Approval feature has been replaced and improved by the new Workflow feature. Each Approval Template record is now a dedicated workflow that operates on either a specific sales or purchase document. The concept of approval user hierarchies is maintained, but we are also introducing workflow user groups…Read more

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Importing objects in a multi tenancy environment 

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The following posting is based on a support request where a partner wanted specific instructions what the process should be when trying to import a FOB file in a true multi tenant environment. If you simply import the FOB file, the following message box will first pop up to you: The first suggestion is to…Read more

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Project Management and Service Industries Hotfixes Released in December 2014 (Part 1) 

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In this blog series I will be posting the hotfixes released for the Project Management and Accounting, as well as the Service Industries modules for Dynamics AX 2012 R2 and Dynamics AX 2012 R3 twice each month. I would like to raise visibility for customers and partners to see what’s been updated and changed, as there’s many…Read more

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