Installing AdvaniaGIT – Video Help

We need to add DotNet 3.5 to the standard Windows installation to be able to do NAV report design in our development environment.  The following video will show you how.  We also need to make changes to PowerShell execution policy.  The scripts and functions in...
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Introducing AdvaniaGIT – SCM for Dynamics NAV

Almost two years ago we in Advania decided to start using GIT as Source Control Management (SCM).  We brought Kamil up to Iceland and we kicked off.  In Sorens session on NAVTechDays last year we demoed SourceTree as the GIT client for NAV SCM. Everything...
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Working with optional NAV table fields

Now that we have entered the Extension era we must take into account that some extensions may or may not be installed at the time of code execution. You might even have two Extensions that you would like to share data. Let’s give an example....
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Updates to my Object Renumbering Tool

Back in the end of 2014 I published a renumbering tool for NAV objects.  Using DotNet I was able to increase the renumbering speed for text object files dramatically. Since then I have been asked if I could upgrade it to work with IDs and...
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NAV Http Web Request

In my post about Json and Rest web services I showed how to use the standard Codeunit no. 1297 for web service communication. Today I was asked to do this in NAV 2015.  I must admit, I forgot that this Codeunit was not available in NAV...
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Using REST/Json web services from NAV

One of my most popular blog entry is the one about Json.  I have also had some questions outside this website about this topic. This week I got a task.  We need to communicate with a payment service that uses REST web services and Json...
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NAVTechDays 2016

Now, ten days after a succesful NAV TechDays 2016, it is time to write a short recap. As usual I met with a lot of old friends and managed to gain new ones.  Had a great time.  I hosted a workshops on extending the Data...
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Using the new FilterPage in NAV 2016

I was a little surprised to not find any information online on the new FilterPage type in Dynamics NAV 2016. As a part of the new Workflow feature Microsoft built a new generic feature to ask the user for a filter on any record. Pressing...
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Presenting the Data Exchange Framework

Earlier this month Arend-Jan contacted me about being a presenter on Dutch Dynamics Community NAV Event for March 2016.  Of course I was honored and after a moments thought I accepted. The following presentation was repeated two times for close to 140 people in total....
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Data Exchange Framework enhancements

I have made several enhancements to the Data Exchange Framework in NAV 2016.  Previously I wrote about text or a comma separated file import and about access to a local data file when creating a xml/json structure.  Both those enhancements are included in the objects attached...
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