Upgrading from Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2009 R2 or Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2009 SP1 to Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2015

Quite a few people have asked that we excavate the guidance for how to upgrade from Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2009 R2 directly to Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2015. We provided this guidance in the blog post for Cumulative Update 1, but as time progresses, this becomes harder to remember and to find. So here you go:…


Costing Update RollUp 2 for Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2009 SP1 and Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2009 R2 has been released

Costing Update RollUp 2 includes an update fixing 44 costing issues related to Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2009 SP1 and Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2009 R2. Where to find Costing Update RollUp 2 You can download the update from KB 3011240 – Costing Update RollUp 2 for Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2009. For a full list of all hotfixes included in…


Compatibility with SQL Server 2014

SQL Server 2014 released earlier this year with many new and interesting capabilities. For further information, please take a look at the product information at this location: http://www.microsoft.com/en-us/server-cloud/products/sql-server/default.aspx. Over the last few months, the Microsoft Dynamics NAV team has been testing compatibility with this new version of SQL Server, and we are now proud to…


NAV 2009 (all versions) 2 part delegation configuration enabling access to Network File Share over 3-tier configuration

In the RoleTailored client, operations such as RENAME and COPY fail if the destination for the file operation is not on the computer running Microsoft Dynamics NAV Server. One solution is to configure Microsoft Dynamics NAV Server to delegate on behalf of the RoleTailored client as described in this topic. In this case, you may…


Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2009 SP1, Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2009 R2, and Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2013 are compatible with Microsoft Office 2013

We are happy to announce compatibility between Microsoft Office 2013 and the following versions of Microsoft Dynamics NAV: Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2009 R2 Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2009 SP1 Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2013 Microsoft Office 2013 is available in a 32-bit version and a 64-bit version. The recommended version of Microsoft Office 2013 in combination with Microsoft Dynamics NAV…


How to start any object in Role Tailored Client

Sometimes we need to run some specific object (page, report, codeunit or xmlport) on Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2013 Role Tailored Client. Let say we want to test report received from customer on our Cronus demo db. The easiest way is of course to run report directly from Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2013 Development Environment Object Designer….


How to collect environment info for Dynamics NAV client using PowerShell

Following Lars script for 3-tier troubleshooting, I’ve created my own script which collects info from PC where Dynamics NAV clients are installed. This info could be used for further investigations and potential problems findings. What does script do? In current folder (where from script was started) is created subfolder ‘Results’. If ‘Results’ folder already exists,…


"CREATE USER" SQL Error when creating and Synchronising New User in Dynamics NAV 2009

  In Dynamics NAV 2009 Service Pack 1 also later Builds on SQL Server 2005, SQL Server 2008 also SQL Server 2008 R2, when a new user is created and synchronised sometimes following error is thrown.   15023, “42000” User, group, or role ‘<Name>’ already exists in the current database. SQL: CREATE USER [<Name>] FOR LOGIN…


Outlook Synchronization: Synchronization conflicts resolution

Resolving conflicts can be configured in the Outlook Add-In. There are four ways of doing this: 1. Replace Outlook items with Microsoft Dynamics NAV records 2. Replace Microsoft Dynamics NAV records with Outlook items 3. Replace older entities with newer ones 4. Replace conflicts manually   If you choose to Resolve conflicts manually, results could…