Document Management – Zetadocs Express for Microsoft Dynamics NAV is Now Available for Download!

Download now through PartnerSource: Zetadocs Express for Microsoft Dynamics NAV Download now through CustomerSource: Zetadocs Express for Microsoft Dynamics NAV We are very happy to announce that now it is here – Zetadocs Express for Microsoft Dynamics NAV. Now customers on a Business Ready Enhancement Plan can get a document management solution integrated with SharePoint…


Useful Dialog Windows with .NET Interop and NAV 2009 R2

We have been asked recently how to display a Dialog window for the RoleTailored client that would collect a Directory path. The old (good) Codeunit 412 “Common Dialog Management” was not suitable for that purpose (and honestly I would love to go for something more RTC oriented). I thought myself, then, there may be a…


Installing NAV 2009 R2 without Active Directory

Normally you need to have an Active directory server running to use multi-tier of NAV 2009 R2. But in some cases this is not possible or existing. In NAV 2009 R2 we got an new configuration option called ClientCredentialType that is meant to be used over WAN. But I will in this blog post show…


Embedding fonts into PDF

Update: I stand corrected, embedding fonts into a PDF is not an option with the SAVEASPDF function in NAV 2009. But now you at least know that this is solved in our next version. /Clausl ****** I just want to share a small tip today. If you need to include a custom font into a…


Swiss LSV Collection Authentication Report

The Lastschrift Verfahren (LSV)—or direct debit—electronic payment method now includes IBAN. As a result, the debit authorization document has changed. Swiss versions of Microsoft Dynamics NAV 5.0 SP1 and Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2009 R2 both contain a report, 3010836 LSV Collection Authorization, that handles this, but the report does not include the new IBAN number…


How to work with "Warning icons" in Planning Worksheet

Take this post as my suggestion on how to work with “Warning icons”. Any other idea is welcome, let’s comment on that !! Back from NAV 5.0 SP1, warning icons were added to the Planning Worksheet to raise exceptional situations. There are three type of scenarios here: Emergency (ie. inventory is negative) Exception (ie. inventory…


Forecast netting in NAV: where the buckets are!!??

As usual, let’s start talking from a pure business perspective … When a forecast is defined, it is always required to define for which period the forecast is defined. In other words, if you forecast a demand of 200 pieces, for which period is this for? Usually, forecast are defined for a week or a…


Rounding in ERP world

As you might know, ERP tools are based in integers and decimals. There are other tools which are much more powerful from a mathematical perspective. These are the engineering tools which are mostly used in those environments where precision in calculation is higher than what we are used to. Also, these use fractions (1/3) instead of…