Dynamics NAV 2009 and MS Office Integration, send-to Excel and Word

This blog describes changes in office integration feature, send-to Excel and Word, when using RTC client in NAV 2009.  Send-to menu option on RTC client is typically located in menu, under Actions – Send to option. Shortcuts for this functionality is added, but unlike version 5.0, only send -to Word and Excel options are available. To export any… Read more

Start Your Search Engine: Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2009 Developer and IT Pro Help Is On MSDN

The big news today is that we’ve released the updated developer and ITPro docs to the Web to make it easier for you to search and find information. You can find the updated docs in the MSDN Library. This update builds on the content that shipped with NAV 2009 and includes new or revised developer,… Read more

Bio – Stefan Omdahl

Stefan Omdahl is a developer in the Microsoft Dynamics NAV product group.  He has been working on the Automation implementation for the Dynamics NAV 2009 release, and has been with Microsoft for about five years, on Microsoft Business Framework, Project Fenway, Dynamics AX and Dynamics NAV. The rest of his career has been in IT… Read more

Automation Objects in Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2009

Overview The Automation object is often used to integrate NAV business logic with external processes and thereby extend the functionality of the product, such as integration with other products like Office. Automation objects must expose a COM interface, and every time we cross a process boundary is worth thinking about performance, but issues that involve… Read more