Category: Navision

Fun Stuff – Dynamics Xmas Greeting

Dynamics Xmas Greetings


I wish you all a Merry Christmas!

In the spirit of the upcoming holidays I have been playing around with Dynamics Navision.
The result was a Dynamics Xmas Greeting :-)

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Understanding the Difference between the 4 Microsoft Dynamics ERPs (NAV, GP, SL and AX)

Microsoft Dynamics for Manufacturing – Understanding the Difference Between GP

I was invited by Houston Neal, Manufacturing Software Advice, to comment on his post regarding the difference between NAV, GP, SL and AX.

It was quite an interesting reading and I must say that Houston did a splendid job in describing the different Microsoft ERP packages.

If you are about to choose one of the ERPs from Microsoft and are in doubt about what to choose; then take a look at his article. It gives you an overview of each of the ERPs packages broken down into Modules and which makes it easy for you to compare them.

You can read his complete post here.

Shortcuts – where are they stored and how to copy them

Shortcuts was first introduced in NAV 4.0 – and did made the world of Navision a bit easier :-)


If you have customers or work in a company with a lot of users, you might wish to set up a template user. Read more »

Hey… where are my menu items?

Today I had a funny error – my menu items in the navigation pane did disappear if I made shortcuts to them.

Therefore I did some testing and here is what a figured out:

  1. Open a fresh client
  2. Add shortcuts to a menu item or a menu group
  3. Check shortcuts – they were created fine
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RoleTailored Client – Where is the Default Page?

Have you also been wondering about which page are the default page, where to set it up and what to do if a user should have a different page.

Well… it is actually pretty easy :-)

1) What is the default page? The default page is usually page 9006 “Order Processor Role Center”.

So how did I find it out? Well I think like a developer – so why use forms, when you can go straight into tables ;-) Read more »

NAV 2009 SP1 – Using the RSS reader Add-In

In the previous article we created a RSS reader Add-In, now let us take a look on how to use it from navision (RoleTailored Client).

First we must make it possible for navision to see it. This is done by adding the dll’s information to the table 2000000069 Client Add-in.

Before we are doing this we need to be sure that the dll is in the add-ins folder and we need to know the public key for the dll.

Okay – first locate the folder C:\Program Files\Microsoft Dynamics NAV\60\RoleTailored Client\Add-ins and make sure the file naviRss.dll is located there.

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