Microsoft Business Central File Handling Part 4

This series of blogs discusses handling files in Microsoft Dynamics Business Central online, which our team learned at this year’s Microsoft Directions Asia Conference. In Part 1, we explained how to export a file to Excel and download it. Part 2 explained how to upload a file and store it in a table. Part 3… Continue reading Microsoft Business Central File Handling Part 4

Microsoft Business Central File Handling Part 3

The Microsoft Directions Asia Conference offered many sessions on a variety of topics. The big news was the unveiling of the April ’19 Release of Dynamics 365 Business Central and the announcement of the end of Windows Client beginning with the October 2019 release.   The ArcherPoint team also gained some practical knowledge, such as handling… Continue reading Microsoft Business Central File Handling Part 3

Microsoft Business Central File Handling Part 2

At the Microsoft Directions Asia Conference, a team from ArcherPoint attended many sessions and shared their experiences. On a large scale, the conference unveiled the April ’19 Release of Dynamics 365 Business Central as well as announcing the end of Windows Client beginning with the October ’19 release. They also shared best practices for continuing on… Continue reading Microsoft Business Central File Handling Part 2

Microsoft Business Central File Handling Part 1

I recently attended the Microsoft Directions Asia Conference for the first time. Eight employees from ArcherPoint participated in or attended nearly 80 sessions presented by Microsoft and ISVs. Team members went to different sessions and shared that knowledge. The experience was awesome. The conference showcased for the first time the April ’19 Release of Dynamics… Continue reading Microsoft Business Central File Handling Part 1

Publishing and Testing Webservices in Microsoft Dynamics NAV or Business Central

  Publishing and testing webservices in Dynamics NAV or Business Central is a necessary task and can be very simple by following these instructions. Create an XML Port for Customer The following example illustrates creating a new XML port and adding required customer fields: Open the XML port: NAV Development Environment → Objects → XML… Continue reading Publishing and Testing Webservices in Microsoft Dynamics NAV or Business Central

Automated Intercompany Transactions in Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2018

Previous versions of Microsoft Dynamics NAV provided users with the facility to complete intercompany transactions, ensuring that both parties were provided with accurate records of these transactions. However, the previous process was manual – and time consuming. Taking care of sales and purchase invoices was a multi-step process that had to be repeated for every… Continue reading Automated Intercompany Transactions in Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2018

Sales Shipment and Partial Invoicing for Lot Enabled Items in Dynamics NAV 2017

**UPDATED** August 30, 2018 to include code that Microsoft provided to correct this issue. We have discovered a bug in Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2017 when creating a sales order for lot enabled items. To use this functionality, we have created a workaround so that you can create a sales order for a lot enabled item… Continue reading Sales Shipment and Partial Invoicing for Lot Enabled Items in Dynamics NAV 2017