Tip 3: Using Exchange Public Folders and Outlook synchronization in Dynamics NAV 5.0, 5.0 SP1 and 2009

Many people ask if it is possible to use Public Folders for data storage in regards to the redesigned Outlook Synchronization in releases after Dynamics NAV 4.0 taking into account that there are no conditions or filters set for the contacts entities. The answer is simple: yes, you can! There is one big pitfall. In…


Tip 1: "The related item for the synchronized Outlook item is not found in the specified folders. The following values were expected"

When working with the Outlook Synchronization using Dynamics NAV 5.0, Dynamics NAV 5.0 SP1 and Dynamics NAV 2009 (present release: CTP4) in an Exchange Server environment, the following very annoying error may show up in the Outlook Addin. The related item for the synchronized Outlook item is not found in the specified folders. The following…


Tip 2: "Fixing language issues when trying to setup the Outlook Synchronization in Dynamics NAV 5.0, Dynamics NAV 5.0 SP1 and Dynamics NAV 2009"

If you are working in a localized release of Dynamics NAV with the redesigned Outlook Synchronization, I bet that you were dealing with a language issue. Perhaps you forgot to set the Regional Options for the NAS user account, perhaps you did not follow the Localization Tips of the Installation & Setup Whitepaper. Who does…


E-mail logging and The call to member Logon failed. Collaboration Data Objects returned following message: [Collaboration Data Objects – [MAPI_E_LOGON_FAILED(80040111)]]

In 90% of the E-mail logging errors I personally dealt with, the logon error is the most common error being filed by partner followed by The call to member Sender Failed. Collaboration Data Objects returned the following message: Collaboration Data Objects E_ACCESSDENIED(80070005). Both errors are annoying and a bit complicated to explain why this could…


Using web services with Outlook Synchronization in a localized environment

While using NAS with OSYNCH parameter in a Dynamics NAV 5.0 + partnersource update 25874 or Dynamics NAV 5.0 SP1, we had to use the Localization Tips that were published on page 55 of the Setup and Installation Guide: When a localized version of Microsoft Dynamics NAV is used, some actions are required to align…


Language Futures Page on Code Gallery (Beth Massi)

Go take an early peak at what the VB and C# teams are cooking up for the next version by visiting the Language Futures page on Code Gallery. Code Gallery is not just about samples. It also allows us to host threaded discussions and the teams want your feedback on some features they are considering…


New Community Article – Windows Workflow 101 (Beth Massi)

Yesterday on the Visual Basic Developer Center we released a new article by VB MVP, Maurice DeBeijer on getting started with Windows Workflow called Windows Workflow 101. This is the first in a series of Workflow articles by Maurice. If you’re struggling with how to use this technology in your applications this is a great…


New Data Repeater Control in Latest Power Packs Release! (Beth Massi)

Check it out, the team just released a new version of the Visual Basic Power Packs which now includes a Data Repeater control. Power Packs are free Add-Ins, Controls, Components, and Tools for you to use that make developing .NET applications even easier.  From the Power Packs Team: Today we are announcing the release of the third version of the…