Business Central Resources
Apr19

Business Central Resources

Interesting post on resources available for Business Central by Steve Endow.Resources-Microsoft Resources (a lot…)-Blogs & Sites-Books & Ebooks-E-Learning Courses-Downloadable courses-Youtube Channels-User Groups-Development and Docker Resouces-Social links (Twitter, Facebook, Linkedin, Slideshare)There are also downloadable courses …the road to Business Central Certifications?

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C/AL to AL, but better & faster | Mark Brummel Blog
Apr17

C/AL to AL, but better & faster | Mark Brummel Blog

At the airport of Copenhagen (CPH) eating my favorite burger. (Aamanns Burger). Then writing a blog. This is an awkward blog, a blog that was asked for by my colleague Jan when I spent a few days at our office. He asked if I could blog something about converting from C/AL to AL with the ForNAV converter based on the series of blogs by Freddy. (

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Eternal Refactoring | Are you ready? | Mark Brummel Blog
Apr16

Eternal Refactoring | Are you ready? | Mark Brummel Blog

Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central is the best and most customizable ERP that ever existed. There, you have it. For some people it’s hard to understand that in one blog I am trying to protect our ecosystem from loosing C/Side and in the next I am praising Business Central to be miles better than any other cloud ERP. The reason is honesty and reflection. If you don’t… Continue Reading Mark Brummel’s Article on their...

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Business Central On-premise News and Updated Server Options (April’19 Release)
Apr15

Business Central On-premise News and Updated Server Options (April’19 Release)

Business Central On-premise News and Updated Server Options (April’19 Release)Quickly,In the Business Central April’19 On-premise release, some new interesting server properties have been included and some existing downs have been updated.I bring them back as they were presented at Directions ASIA and they went unnoticed; those related to SQL Server seem very interesting. BUSINESS CENTRAL… Continue Reading rstefanetti’s...

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Analysis of Intelligent Cloud in Business Central – fajdiga.info
Apr15

Analysis of Intelligent Cloud in Business Central – fajdiga.info

Hi, in my last blog post I wrote how we can setup replication data from Business Central OnPrem to the Business Central cloud version using Intelligent Cloud feature. In this blog post, I will write what happened after we activated Run Replication Now. When the replication is finished we will receive message that replication status is completed, and in right part of the window we… Continue Reading renato’s Article on their...

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Duplicated Permissions Sets in Business Central SaaS – Roberto Stefanetti NAV & Business Central Blog
Apr13

Duplicated Permissions Sets in Business Central SaaS – Roberto Stefanetti NAV & Business Central Blog

Duplicated Permissions Sets in Business Central SaaSSCENARIO:Installing an extension with an duplicated permission setOne the requirements to have a Dynamics 365 Business Central extension put on AppSource (or not published on “AppSource” but ready to Production Environment) is “Permission set(s) must be created by your extension and when marked, should give the user all setup and usage… Continue Reading rstefanetti’s...

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My Sessions on Directions North America 2019
Apr11

My Sessions on Directions North America 2019

Directions Asia has just finished, and we will continue with spring conference season in Dynamics. The next Directions will be in North America in Las Vegas in period May 5-8 in Red Rock Casino Resort & Spa. Registration is still available. This year I want to show you about benefits of integration with different Dynamics 365 solutions. Why? Generally, I think we have great features in… Continue Reading atotovic’s...

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How to Create Views in AL Development/Business Central – Ammolh Saallvi Blog
Apr11

How to Create Views in AL Development/Business Central – Ammolh Saallvi Blog

Now you all are aware the importance of creating views in windows client as it save the time of applying filters on the list of records. You can save the view with required filters and use it for future as it show the required data based on saved filters which improves productivity of users Today we will see how we can create views in AL language. Following examples illustrates… Continue Reading Ammolh Saallvi’s Article on...

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Testing AL RAD (Rapid Application Development) – Roberto Stefanetti NAV & Business Central Blog
Apr10

Testing AL RAD (Rapid Application Development) – Roberto Stefanetti NAV & Business Central Blog

Testing AL RAD (Rapid Application Development)#1 – ABOUT RAD “RAD” is an old C/SIDE term used for “changing an application object, compiling it, and seeing the results instantaneously in the client”. Microsoft tried to replicate a similar experience for extension development in AL Language in VS Code. More specifically it is “about publishing only the objects that changed since the… Continue Reading rstefanetti’s Article...

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Cumulative Update Summary April 2019 – Ammolh Saallvi Blog
Apr10

Cumulative Update Summary April 2019 – Ammolh Saallvi Blog

Cumulative Update includes all application and platform hotfixes and regulatory features that have been released for Microsoft Dynamics NAV. Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2018 CU 16 :- NAV 2018 CU16 Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2017 CU 29 :- NAV 2017 CU 29 Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2016 CU 42 :- NAV 2016 CU 42 Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2015 CU 54 :-NAV 2015 CU 54 Warning Before you… Continue Reading Ammolh Saallvi’s Article on their...

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Integrating Dynamics 365 Business Central and Sales
Apr09

Integrating Dynamics 365 Business Central and Sales

Integrating Dynamics 365 Business Central and Sales ” Incremental Group Dynamics 365 Business Central has built-in CRM capability, including the ability to create customer cards and raise quotes. The CRM capability isn’t designed to help you nurture leads and win more business, instead it allows you to manage your customers. For Business Central users looking for more CRM capability Dynamics 365 for Sales is the...

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Calling SOAP Services from PowerShell – James Pearson
Apr09

Calling SOAP Services from PowerShell – James Pearson

Like most of my posts this has its origin in Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central development – specifically our build process – although it isn’t limited to that. We had a need to call a SOAP web service from PowerShell (see below for the background if you’re interested). In the past I’ve used Invoke-WebRequest and added content-type and a SOAPAction header to the request.

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Page Inspection in Business Central
Apr09

Page Inspection in Business Central

Page Inspection in Business Central Till NAV 2018 we have features called as ‘About this page’ which is very useful to analyze the business data or deep insight the table for those fields which are not visible on main page or sub page. In business central this features replaced with Page Inspection with more features. How do I enable Page inspection Choosing… Continue Reading Ammolh Saallvi’s Article on their...

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Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central and multiple cloud sandboxes – Stefano Demiliani
Apr09

Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central and multiple cloud sandboxes – Stefano Demiliani

The new April 2019 release for Dynamics 365 Business Central introduced lots of new features and one of the most interesting is for sure the possibility to have more than one online sandbox. With this new release (platform 14) you will be able to create up to three sandbox environments at a time per tenant (with different names) and: You can choose to create a sandbox based on the… Continue Reading demiliani’s Article on...

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Debug without publishing – Kauffmann @ Dynamics 365 Business Central
Apr08

Debug without publishing – Kauffmann @ Dynamics 365 Business Central

Recently, with the Developer Preview – February 2019, a new feature was added to the AL extension for Visual Studio Code: Debug without publishing. This new feature brings more than you would expect. It is not just another option in the list of Publish and Publish without debugging. What’s the difference? With the option Publish and Publish without… Continue Reading ajk’s Article on their blog

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It’s time to evolve your ERP… – Stefano Demiliani
Apr08

It’s time to evolve your ERP… – Stefano Demiliani

Do you remember the Fiat Panda 30? It was released in the year 1980 and it was one of the best ever car models released from Fiat. Fiat Panda 30 was one of the most appreciated models ever expecially because: it was a rock it goes everywhere (you can use it as a city car but also as a tractor) it was simple to maintain it just works (ready for every usage) But today, do you ever want to… Continue Reading demiliani’s...

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Setup Intelligent cloud for Business Central – fajdiga.info
Apr08

Setup Intelligent cloud for Business Central – fajdiga.info

Hi everyone, after the April features are available we can speak about configuration of Intelligent cloud for Business Central because now it allows you to have different database schema. Intelligent cloud is functionality which allows on-prem users to take advantage of Business Central cloud solutions such as integration with AI, PowerPlatfrom, etc. In this blog post I will… Continue Reading renato’s Article on their...

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Business Central April’19 Release, best topics – Roberto Stefanetti NAV & Business Central Blog
Apr05

Business Central April’19 Release, best topics – Roberto Stefanetti NAV & Business Central Blog

Business Central April’19 Release, best topicsApril ’19 brings an update to Business Central that aims to enhance current customer satisfaction with the product.BEST TOPICS for April release (and from minor updates after April)– Powerful new features for business, partner, developers, sales, customers and end-users– Security, Stability, Performance, reliability, and scalability… Continue Reading rstefanetti’s Article on...

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“In the future, on-premises will follow the cloud rules”
Apr04

“In the future, on-premises will follow the cloud rules”

My intentional plan was to share a small blog about the Fall release of Business Central. Well – it turned out I had more to say than I imagined beforehand ;-). I would like to focus on one point, where I’m not going to make myself really popular, as I notice quite a lot that people kind of disagree with me quite a lot :-). But that’s ok .. I don’t mind different opinions, as long I’m allowed…...

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Why C/Side will last another decade… at least… | Mark Brummel Blog
Apr03

Why C/Side will last another decade… at least… | Mark Brummel Blog

The move by Microsoft from C/Side to Visual Studio Code is a bit like Brexit. At first everybody thinks it is a great idea, until they realise the consequences. And then there is no way back. Why? Please let me explain… With C/Side we have issues, everybody knows that and these issues have to be solved. Issues like integration with source code management and other issues like…… Continue Reading Mark Brummel’s Article on...

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What’s new in the Spring 2019 release of Dynamics 365 Business Central?
Apr03

What’s new in the Spring 2019 release of Dynamics 365 Business Central?

With the release of spring version new features added/updated in Dynamics Business Central. Application EnhancementsLonger name and descriptions across business central . It is increased from 50 characters to 100 characters.Multiple Item selections for Sales & Purchase documents.Merge Duplicate customers, Vendors and contacts.Bulk Import of Item Pictures.View Item ,customer and vendor… Continue Reading Ammolh Saallvi’s...

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Business Central – Spring & Fall ’19 Release
Apr02

Business Central – Spring & Fall ’19 Release

In my previous post, I’ve introduced you with the news from Directions ASIA and Business Central spring release. As I said in this previous post, there are a lot of improvements. Some of them are on this slide, and as very important improvements in performance, reliability and scalability, we can find that now we have 50% faster Role Center load time40% faster in Lead to Cash… Continue Reading atotovic’s Article on their...

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Business Central 2019 Spring Release Available to Download
Apr02

Business Central 2019 Spring Release Available to Download

Business Central 2019 Spring Release Available to Download While Directions Asia 2019 getting wrap up we have spring release of Business Central available to download You can download from following links Microsoft Business Central Spring 2019 Release Lets try and blog about new features Cheers Like this:Like Loading… Related

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Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central – 2019 Spring Release is released!
Apr02

Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central – 2019 Spring Release is released!

You might remember my blog from yesterday … . I didn’t know when it would be released. Well, it wasn’t available yesterday, but today, I got the comment on my blog from Daniel Göhler that it was available – so I refreshed my container again, and indeed! I used this Docker image: mcr.microsoft.com/businesscentral/onprem:be (I assume you can use your own country-tag, or none for W1) But I… Continue Reading...

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Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central – 2019 Spring Release – waldo’s blog
Apr01

Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central – 2019 Spring Release – waldo’s blog

I’m not attending Directions ASIA this year – and it doesn’t really feel good. There is a major release around the corner, and I have to experience it through social media – I hate it! But that’s life – my wife is going live with a huge project, so I had some duties at home ;-). Luckily, the go live is going quite well, so it seems to have been worth it… Continue Reading waldo’s Article on their...

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Goodbay to C/SIDE and Windows Client!
Apr01

Goodbay to C/SIDE and Windows Client!

The new era of Dynamics 365 Business Central!Today @DirectionsAsia Microsoft announced that April release will be the last version of C/SIDE and Windows Client.Hello VSCode and AL, Hello Modern Client! … Goodbay to C/SIDE and Windows Client! Continue Reading rstefanetti’s Article on their blog

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Dynamics NAV has closed its doors
Apr01

Dynamics NAV has closed its doors

Dynamics NAV has closed its doors ” Incremental Group From today (1 st April 2019) Dynamics NAV has closed its doors. From now on all new customers will only be able to purchase Dynamics 365 Business Central. This marks the end of an era. Dynamics NAV started its life as NAVISION a suite of accounting applications from a Danish company called Personal Computing and Consulting (later changing its name to NAVISION...

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Bye Bye C/AL, welcome to the AL era… – Stefano Demiliani
Apr01

Bye Bye C/AL, welcome to the AL era… – Stefano Demiliani

This was in the air (Microsoft has clearly announced more than an year ago that in a year or so they will be ready to move their ERP codebase from C/AL to AL), something was under NDA and cannot be blogged but finally at Directions ASIA for the first time the plans were officially revealed in a clear way: April ’19 release (full of new features and with great improvements also in… Continue Reading demiliani’s Article on...

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Directions ASIA 2019 – After Keynote
Apr01

Directions ASIA 2019 – After Keynote

Directions ASIA has just started a few hour ago. On a first day keynote, we could hear a lot of interesting information. I’ll start with some numbers. As this is third Directions in Asia, number of attendees still increase every year. This year we have the following statistic: Number of attendees: 453Attendees from 157 companies and from 32 countriesNumber of sessions: 70Number of… Continue Reading atotovic’s Article on...

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How to create Notification part as an Extension for Dynamics NAV? – Chris D’silva’s Blog – Dynamics NAV and Business Central
Mar28

How to create Notification part as an Extension for Dynamics NAV? – Chris D’silva’s Blog – Dynamics NAV and Business Central

Hi Readers, I’m back with another blog on Extensions. Introduction: Notification has become very import part of our RoleCenters in Dynamics NAV. We get notified by emails or a note if our Job queues fail or some note send from a fellow employee but…… Notification is a System part hence its not visible if you use a web client i.e its a limitation of the web client. 😦

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Count Records in Tables on Business Central SaaS – Roberto Stefanetti NAV & Business Central Blog
Mar27

Count Records in Tables on Business Central SaaS – Roberto Stefanetti NAV & Business Central Blog

Count Records in Tables on Business Central SaaSScenarioIt might be useful to simply count the records in the tables of a company in a simple way; on Business Central On-premises, we have access to SQL Server, on Business Central SaaS no. Not all tables are accessible and readable in BC SaaS (this applies to both Hidden System tables and some standard tables ex: “AllObjWithCaption” table)… Continue Reading rstefanetti’s...

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Chaining Builds in Azure DevOps – James Pearson
Mar27

Chaining Builds in Azure DevOps – James Pearson

We are triggering a lot of builds in Azure DevOps these days. If anyone so much as looks at an AL file we start a new build. OK, that’s a small exaggeration, but we do use our build pipelines for: Continuous integration i.e. whenever code is pushed up to Azure DevOps we start a build Verifying our apps compile and run against different localisations (more of that another time) Checking… Continue Reading james’s Article on...

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Use Flow to monitor multiple D365 instances
Mar27

Use Flow to monitor multiple D365 instances

If you are supporting multiple instances of D365 in your tenant you have likely had to check in on them and take a peek at the System Jobs to make sure everything is running smoothly, and cringe when you get there and find a ton of failures from a workflow or a plugin. Now, within the new Power Platform Admin Portal you can bring up the Analytics Dashboard to do the same thing, however, this… Continue Reading Todd Mercer’s...

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CRS AL Language Extension – version 1.1.0 – waldo’s blog
Mar26

CRS AL Language Extension – version 1.1.0 – waldo’s blog

My last blog about my VSCode extension dates from July 2018. I have been upgrading/maintaining it meanwhile, and I am definitely not going to blog about all new small features and fixes (yes, quite necessary as well ;-)) every single time, but for this one, I really felt that an update wouldn’t hurt. What is the “CRS AL Language Extension”? The extension I’m… Continue Reading waldo’s Article on their...

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Dynamics 365 Business Central CU04 and SOAP Web Services changements – Stefano Demiliani
Mar25

Dynamics 365 Business Central CU04 and SOAP Web Services changements – Stefano Demiliani

As you already knows, Microsoft has rolled up in these days the Cumulative Update 4 for Dynamics 365 Business Central. Unfortunately, there’s an (actually) undocumented breaking change that has affected lots of customers: if you have previously published some codeunits as SOAP web services, after this update if you try to reference your previously published web services you can’t… Continue Reading demiliani’s Article on...

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CU 04 for Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central on-premises is available
Mar21

CU 04 for Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central on-premises is available

Hi Guys!CU04 for MSDYN365BC On-premises is available !Source https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/help/4470116/released-cumulative-updates-for-microsoft-dynamics-365-business Continue Reading rstefanetti’s Article on their blog

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eXtreme 365 in Amsterdam | Totovic Dynamics Blog
Mar19

eXtreme 365 in Amsterdam | Totovic Dynamics Blog

eXtreme 365 conference is one of very important partner oriented conferences. After eXtreme 365 in Austin Texas in December last year, now it is a time for European eXtreme 365, this time in Amsterdam. If you still didn’t register, and if you are available in period March 25-27, you can do it here. For sure, you can find a lot of interesting sessions there. But I want to announce my… Continue Reading atotovic’s Article on...

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An Approach to Package Management in Dynamics 365 Business Central – James Pearson
Mar18

An Approach to Package Management in Dynamics 365 Business Central – James Pearson

We use PowerShell to call the Azure DevOps API and retrieve Build Artefacts from the last successful build of the repository/repositories that we’re dependent on. Over the last few years I’ve moved into a role where I’m managing a development team more than I’m writing code myself. I’ve spent a lot of that time looking at tools and practices in the broader software development… Continue Reading james’s Article on their...

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online sandbox makes you crazy? Maybe remember these points. – Stefano Demiliani
Mar14

online sandbox makes you crazy? Maybe remember these points. – Stefano Demiliani

There are many areas in Dynamics 365 Business Central SaaS that are source of headaches for users and partners and I see often that one of that areas is the online sandbox environment. With this quick post, I want to try clearing some “foggy aspects” related to the online sandbox environment that I see every day and that generates noise and doubts/confusion: You can currently… Continue Reading demiliani’s Article on their...

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Dynamics 365 Business Central and Office 365
Mar13

Dynamics 365 Business Central and Office 365

Dynamics 365 Business Central and Office 365 ” Incremental Group In most organisations employees are the only common link between your business systems and the email, spreadsheet, and word processing tools employees use every day. This results in employees wasting a lot of time flipping between apps and cutting/pasting, which can lead to data entry...

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Saurav Dhyani – NAV & MSDYN365BC: Directions Asia 2019
Mar12

Saurav Dhyani – NAV & MSDYN365BC: Directions Asia 2019

Hi Readers,The Directions ASIA 2019 conference is where the Partner Community gets ready together with Microsoft for the transition. At Directions ASIA 2019, you will not only get the freshest updates about Business Central and local versions but also discover professional and business opportunities. Where – Location 1 – 2 April 2019 Shangri-La Hotel, Kuala Lumpur 11, Jalan Sultan Ismail,… Continue Reading saurav...

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Azure DevOps for Dynamics 365 Business Central projects – Stefano Demiliani
Mar11

Azure DevOps for Dynamics 365 Business Central projects – Stefano Demiliani

Together with Microsoft Italy, we’re pleased to announce an full day of Azure DevOps overview for Dynamics 365 Business Central developers and consultants. Event details and agenda can be found here. In the first part of the day we’ll see a full overview of the Azure DevOps features, while in the second part we’ll go in-depth about the DevOps features and strategies for… Continue Reading demiliani’s Article on their...

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Consuming Business Central APIs from Python – Roberto Stefanetti NAV & Business Central Blog
Mar09

Consuming Business Central APIs from Python – Roberto Stefanetti NAV & Business Central Blog

Consuming Business Central APIs from Python Scenario: Reading data from Business Central APIs and read and write to SQL Server from Python. Python is an alternative way to Visual Studio (.NET, C#), PHP and others, is also available “as extension” in VS Code. #1 – About Python ”Python is a programming language that lets you work quickly and integrate systems more effectively”Python… Continue Reading rstefanetti’s Article on...

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Cumulative Update Summary March 2019
Mar08

Cumulative Update Summary March 2019

Cumulative Update Summary March 2019 Cumulative Update includes all application and platform hotfixes and regulatory features that have been released for Microsoft Dynamics NAV. Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2018 CU 15 :- NAV 2018 CU15 Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2017 CU 28 :- NAV 2017 CU 28 Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2016 CU 41 :- NAV 2016 CU 41 Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2015 CU… Continue Reading Ammolh Saallvi’s Article on their...

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Saurav Dhyani – NAV & MSDYN365BC: Microsoft Dynamics Navision Cumulative Update Summary For March 2019.
Mar08

Saurav Dhyani – NAV & MSDYN365BC: Microsoft Dynamics Navision Cumulative Update Summary For March 2019.

Hi All,Microsoft Have Released Cumulative Update for March 2019.Please find below the details of Cumulative Updates Released for Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2015, NAV 2016, NAV 2017 & NAV 2018.Below are the Links to Download the Latest Cumulative Update.1. Title – Cumulative Update 15 for Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2018  Build No. – 28629  Details of Update  Download Link2. Title – Cumulative… Continue Reading...

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Using Dynamics 365 Business Central APIs in Microsoft Graph – Stefano Demiliani
Mar05

Using Dynamics 365 Business Central APIs in Microsoft Graph – Stefano Demiliani

2 days ago Microsoft has announced the availability of Dynamics 365 Business Central APIs in Microsoft Graph. Microsoft Graph is an interesting platform that permits you to have a unique gateway for REST APIs that spans across multiple Microsoft services (I’ve talked about it some days ago in my post about the interaction with Teams). Dynamics 365 Business Central is now one of the… Continue Reading demiliani’s Article on...

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How to install Docker on Windows 10 without Hyper-V – Kauffmann @ Dynamics 365 Business Central
Mar04

How to install Docker on Windows 10 without Hyper-V – Kauffmann @ Dynamics 365 Business Central

Let me start by saying that it is quite hard to exactly understand the different Docker editions. Only this page is already confusing. There is a Community Edition (CE) and an Enterprise Edition (EE). But in the table there are three editions listed and none of them are named exactly the same as the names in the list. As far as I understand, the Docker Community… Continue Reading ajk’s Article on their blog

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Saurav Dhyani – NAV & MSDYN365BC: Summary of Developer Preview
Mar04

Saurav Dhyani – NAV & MSDYN365BC: Summary of Developer Preview

Hi Readers,Microsoft has released updates for Developer Preview for February 2019. Below is the summary of changes in AL / VSCode.Why Should We Worry about these updates?With all these updates, we will understand what all is allowed as Event or is allowed in AL when you upgrade/develop in AL. All these changes are introduced in Product based on Microsoft strategy for the product and also… Continue Reading saurav dhyani’s...

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Developer Preview February 2019 – Roberto Stefanetti NAV & Business Central Blog
Mar02

Developer Preview February 2019 – Roberto Stefanetti NAV & Business Central Blog

Developer Preview February 2019The February 2019 Developer Preview brings several improvements and new features, below I mention some of the most important including:#1 – Base application in full AL LanguageThe base application is fully on AL language; having the base application fully converted to AL means, that it is one big extension with almost 6000 files. To make it easier to work with… Continue Reading rstefanetti’s...

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Saurav Dhyani – NAV & MSDYN365BC: Dynamics 365 Business Central (On-Prem) and Windows Server 2019.
Mar01

Saurav Dhyani – NAV & MSDYN365BC: Dynamics 365 Business Central (On-Prem) and Windows Server 2019.

Hi Readers,Windows Server 2019 was released in October 2018.Microsoft Team tested the compatibility of Windows Server 2019 with Dynamics 365 Business Central on-premises.  Microsoft confirms that we can deploy Business Central on-premises on servers running Windows Server 2019. The system requirements have been updated accordingly.Microsft have updated documentation on the Microsoft… Continue Reading saurav dhyani’s...

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