Using a Synology NAS as VPN Server

Did you know that it is possible to use a Synology NAS as VPN Server? You can install the VPN Server from the Package Center.


Microsoft Dynamics Convergence 2013

This year Microsoft Dynamics Convergence 2013 is taking place in New Orleans. Unfortunately I will not be able to attend the Convergence – but I’m still able to following it


Locking and Unlocking Objects

With Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2009 R2 the possibility for locking and unlocking objects was introduced and does also exist in NAV 2013. Locking and unlocking objects is very useful in environments where multiple developers are working together in the same […]


NAV 2009 SP1 – Testing Codeunits

One of the new features in NAV 2009 SP1 is C/AL Testability.

Let try using the new feature to test a simple codeunit – let us call the codeunit doTest. The codeunit will only contain a simple function, that includes a confirm and will look like this:

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PROCEDURE TestConfirm@1112800000(useConfirm@1112800000 : Boolean) out : Boolean;
    IF useConfirm THEN
        IF CONFIRM('Do you confirm?',TRUE) THEN
          ERROR('No confirmation!');

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Yes is not an option



During my tests with NAV 2009 SP1 I ran into an old well known error / problem.
So why not write a post on it ;-)

When starting a Navision Client (in this case a Classic Client) you may get the error “Yes is not an option” or a localize version “Ja is not an option”.

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Error List in NAV 2009 SP1

Have you seen the new Error List in NAV 2009 SP1?

When you know compile objects – errors are shown in an Error List Window.

NAV2009SP1 - Error List
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NAV 2009 SP1 has been released!

Yeah the long awaited NAV 2009 SP1 has been released!

As some of might already know NAV 2009 SP1 has been released in 16 Localized versions. (Australia, Austria, Canada (English and French), Denmark, France, Germany, India (English), Ireland, Italy, Mexico, the Netherlands, New Zealand, Spain, Switzerland, the United Kingdom, the United States, and W1 (English))

So what’s new?

Some think it is mainly changes to RoleTailored client – but that’s not all :-) I will not go through everything – but only mention some nice new features.

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NAV2009: The Sales Header does not exist

I have lately received this error “The Sales Header does not exist” a couple of times in Navision 2009.

First I thought this was caused by a filter not being reset on the form – but I got wiser.
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Uploading a file with FTP from Navision



I have earlier written an article about a FTP Automation. Now it is time to describe how to upload a file without the use of a Automation but with use of the standard FTP program.

The upload is done in 2 steps:

  • Build a put script
  • Use the put script to upload the file.

So how do we build a put script? Take a look here: Read more »