How to use the new Employee Portal with Microsoft Dynamics NAV 4.0 SP3

The Released Employee Portal can also work with NAV 4.0 SP3. If you want to run the new employee portal with NAV 4.0 SP3, you need to turn off the compression. This is because the compressions work differently on .NET Framework 1.1 and 2.0. Normal communication and encrypted communication is working fine. Partners will have…


Employee Portal for Microsoft Dynamics NAV 5.0

I am pleased to announce the update of Employee Portal for Microsoft Dynamics NAV 5.0. This update is now available for you to download at PartnerSource ,login credentials are required. Employee Portal for Microsoft Dynamics NAV 5.0 includes all the known functionality from earlier versions of Employee Portal and in addition supports Windows SharePoint Services 3.0 (WSS…


Platform Roll-up Update for Microsoft Dynamics NAV 5.0

I am pleased to announce that the first platform update is now available for Microsoft Dynamics NAV 5.0. You can receive the Platform Roll-up Update for Microsoft Dynamics NAV 5.0 KB943858 by requesting it here, just fill in the KB number (943858) and submit the request. <?xml:namespace prefix = o ns = “urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:office” /> This…


Diagnose your SQL Server

I assume that anyone reading this will be very familiar with collecting traces with SQL Server Profiler. And be equally familiar with the two main limitations of SQL Server Profiler: It adds a big overhead to SQL Server, which is the last thing you need when troubleshooting performance problems, and How to make sense of…


Upgrade Toolkit for Dynamics NAV 5.0 Ready and Waiting for You

It’s time to upgrade!  The upgrade toolkit for NAV 5.0 is available on PartnerSource.  The main goal of the upgrade tool itself is to convert your existing data with the old version table and field structure so it can function with the new table and field structure in the new version.  It modifies the table…


Unique IDs for ISVs

Problem Statement When you create an add-on solution, you must make sure that the new objects you create are given unique IDs (UIDs) from the range assigned to the add-on in question. This is done by using the appropriate license. There will be no problem as long as only one add-on solution is included in…


Bio – Olga T. Mulvad

Olga T. Mulvad has worked on the Dynamics NAV product at the development center in Copenhagen since 2000.  She has been a program manager on the application development team for the last four years and has also held a number of other positions within NAV including training development, product support and partner education.  Throughout her…


Convergence Comes to Copenhagen!

After a great inaugural event last year in Munich, the EMEA flavour of Convergence comes to our backyard later this month.  Convergence Copenhagen will be held October 23-25, with a partner-only day on the 22nd. This is very exciting for us, as it means more of the team will get a chance to attend, and to meet…