Dynamics 365 Business Central: handling a checklist for your apps
May25

Dynamics 365 Business Central: handling a checklist for your apps

One of the onboarding features available in Dynamics 365 Business Central is the possibility to assign a checklist of tasks to a role in order to help users to complete setups or other configuration quickly and without forgotting things: When the user hits Get started on their Home page (role center), a checklist is revealed inside the banner. The checklist provides users with an… Continue Reading demiliani’s Article on...

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Business Central and Shopify Connector
May24

Business Central and Shopify Connector

Today I want to talk to you about the integration of Business Central with Shopify, I tested the tool and I must say that in a few minutes you are online with both platforms and with a good integration. Sure there are many ecommerce platforms (B2C) available with related integrations but this one is very simple and ready to use. Shopify Connector Features – Summary What can we do? Multiple… Continue Reading rs’s Article on...

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Testing Azure Functions or Dynamics 365 Business Central API calls performances with BenchmarkDotNet
May19

Testing Azure Functions or Dynamics 365 Business Central API calls performances with BenchmarkDotNet

In these days, for a big cloud-based project, I had the need to conduct an assessment of the different cloud services in use. In this project we have Dynamics 365 Business Central SaaS and other different cloud applications (also on different cloud providers) connected together by using serverless processes, like in the following schema: For this project, we have a serverless layer… Continue Reading demiliani’s Article on...

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#msdyn365bc 2022 Release Wave 1 – New Telemetry Signals.
May17

#msdyn365bc 2022 Release Wave 1 – New Telemetry Signals.

Hi Readers, In this series we are discussing what's new in Business Central 2022 (Wave 1) a.k.a BC20. This article we will discuss about – New Telemetry signals available with BC20. 09 new telemetry signals are added.  With this series we will understand what's new the product and learn it before it becomes available for customers. Hope you like the series, please add comments to… Continue Reading Saurav...

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How OAuth Works?
May16

How OAuth Works?

Hi Readers, With Release of Business Central 20, Microsoft have deprecated usage of Basic Authentication with Business Central Online Version. OAuth is the Framework that will be used for Connecting to Business Central – Web Services, API or any external integration. #msdyn365bc #OAuth Read Complete Article » Continue Reading Saurav Dhyani’s Article on their blog How OAuth Works? With Release of Business Central 20,...

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Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central “Offering Apps”
May13

Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central “Offering Apps”

Don’t worry – you didn’t miss any information regarding Microsoft coming out with a new type of apps . This is merely a post where I’ll explain a solution that I had to go through, and some thoughts that might be interesting for you as well ;-). Previous post, I explained about a “booboo” that I did. Let me go a bit deeper into that, and explain why it’s still a path we’d like to pursue...

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Cumulative Update 1 for MSDYN365BC 2022 Wave 1 is Released.
May11

Cumulative Update 1 for MSDYN365BC 2022 Wave 1 is Released.

Hi Readers, Business Central 20 was released in April 2022.  Microsoft Have Released Cumulative Update 1 is released for May 2022 for Business Central 20. Please find below the details of Cumulative Updates Released for Microsoft Business Central 20. Below are the Links to Download the Latest Cumulative Update. #msdyn365bc20, #2022RW1 Read Complete Article » Continue Reading Saurav Dhyani’s Article on their blog Cumulative...

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NAV2018 : Unexpected value ‘String’ of type ‘Microsoft.Dynamics.Nav.CodeAnalysis.NavTypeKind’
May11

NAV2018 : Unexpected value ‘String’ of type ‘Microsoft.Dynamics.Nav.CodeAnalysis.NavTypeKind’

When you work with NAV2018 extension, you may encounter an error that is difficult to figure out. This time, I encountered another one when trying to publish the extension. The app was compiled without any error, but it would error out when I tried to publish it. The request for path /NAV/dev/apps?tenant=default&SchemaUpdateMode=synchronize failed with code 422. Reason: Unexpected… Continue Reading thatnavguy’s Article...

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D365 Business Central : Edit Table Data Directly
May09

D365 Business Central : Edit Table Data Directly

D365 Business Central does not allow you to directly modify the table data, especially for Cloud SaaS customers. There are some good reasons why we are not supposed to do that, such as for safety, consistency, audit, etc. Tempering the table data without knowledge on how the system works can cause you more issues at the end. However, what if we know what we are doing and we want to fix… Continue Reading thatnavguy’s...

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Microsoft Dynamics Business Central Cumulative Update Summary For May 2022.
May09

Microsoft Dynamics Business Central Cumulative Update Summary For May 2022.

Hi Readers, A New Month and a new set of cumulative update. Microsoft Have Released Cumulative Update for May 2022 for Business central 14, 18 & 19. Please find below the details of Cumulative Updates Released for Microsoft Business Central 14, 18 & 19. Below are the Links to Download the Latest Cumulative Update. #msdyn365bc14, #msdyn365bc18 #msdyn365bc19 Read Complete Article » Continue Reading Saurav Dhyani’s Article...

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Microsoft Dynamics Navision Cumulative Update Summary For May 2022.
May09

Microsoft Dynamics Navision Cumulative Update Summary For May 2022.

Hi Readers, A new month and new cumulative updates. Microsoft Have Released Cumulative Update for May 2022. Please find below the details of Cumulative Updates Released for Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2018. Below are the Links to Download the Latest Cumulative Update. #NAV2018 Read Complete Article » Continue Reading Saurav Dhyani’s Article on their blog Microsoft Dynamics Navision Cumulative Update Summary For May 2022. Hi Readers,...

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#msdyn365bc 2022 Release Wave 1 – Support for rich text in teaching tips and tours.
May06

#msdyn365bc 2022 Release Wave 1 – Support for rich text in teaching tips and tours.

Hi Readers, In this series we are discussing what's new in Business Central 2022 (Wave 1) a.k.a BC20. This article we will discuss about – Support for rich text in teaching tips and tours. With this series we will understand what's new the product and learn it before it becomes available for customers. Hope you like the series, please add comments to article. #msdyn365bc #2022RW1 Read Complete… Continue Reading...

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Dynamics 365 Business Central: custom Onedrive integrations
May05

Dynamics 365 Business Central: custom Onedrive integrations

Dynamics 365 Business Central 2022 Wave 1 (version 20) enhanced the integration with Onedrive for Business, the cloud storage service that is included in Microsoft 365. Business Central v20 makes now very easy to store, manage, and share files with other people through OneDrive with a set of predefined actions that you can have on some entities, for example Attachments: As standard, you… Continue Reading demiliani’s...

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#msdyn365bc 2022 Release Wave 1 – Check documents and journals in while you work.
May05

#msdyn365bc 2022 Release Wave 1 – Check documents and journals in while you work.

Hi Readers, In this series we are discussing what's new in Business Central 2022 (Wave 1) a.k.a BC20. This article we will discuss about – Check documents and journals in while you work. With this series we will understand what's new the product and learn it before it becomes available for customers. Hope you like the series, please add comments to article. #msdyn365bc #2022RW1 Read Complete Article… Continue...

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Microsoft Reactor: Proactive monitoring of your Azure cloud applications
May04

Microsoft Reactor: Proactive monitoring of your Azure cloud applications

Are you interested on efficiently monitoring your Azure cloud workloads? Are you curious about all the monitoring possibilities (and more) available with Azure Monitor services? Are you interested on automate monitoring reporting? If so, I’m waiting you at Microsoft Reactor on May 6th to live show the power of Azure Monitor. Registration link is here. Continue Reading demiliani’s Article on their blog Microsoft Reactor:...

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#msdyn365bc 2022 Release Wave 1 – New pages for report layout administration.
May04

#msdyn365bc 2022 Release Wave 1 – New pages for report layout administration.

Hi Readers, In this series we are discussing what's new in Business Central 2022 (Wave 1) a.k.a BC20. This article we will discuss about – New pages for report layout administration. With this series we will understand what's new the product and learn it before it becomes available for customers. Hope you like the series, please add comments to article. #msdyn365bc #2022RW1 Read Complete Article… Continue Reading...

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Pre-Releases & GitHub Actions for Visual Studio Code Extensions
May02

Pre-Releases & GitHub Actions for Visual Studio Code Extensions

Intro This post is going to be a bit of a brain dump about developing my VS Code extension, branching strategy for pre-releases and releases and using GitHub actions to stitch it all together. If you’re only here for the AL / Business Central content then you might want to give this one a miss. Then again, Microsoft are increasingly using GitHub for AL projects themselves (e.g. AL-Go for… Continue Reading james’s...

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Export SQL data to CSV or XML File via Powershell
Apr30

Export SQL data to CSV or XML File via Powershell

Export SQL data to CSV or XML File via Powershell Sometimes it may be useful or necessary to use powershell to read data from SQL Server to export it to other formats This can also be used with older versions of Dynamics NAV which do not have access to the integrated powershell. Using standard powershell commands it is possible for example to read an SQL view and export it to CSV or XML file…. Continue Reading rs’s Article...

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#msdyn365bc 2022 Release Wave 1 – Two-digit year evaluates to 1950-2049 range.
Apr29

#msdyn365bc 2022 Release Wave 1 – Two-digit year evaluates to 1950-2049 range.

Hi Readers, In this series we are discussing what's new in Business Central 2022 (Wave 1) a.k.a BC20. This article we will discuss about – Two-digit year evaluates to 1950-2049 range. With this series we will understand what's new the product and learn it before it becomes available for customers. Hope you like the series, please add comments to article. #msdyn365bc #2022RW1 Read Complete Article… Continue...

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Offerings are not “offerings”, and library apps are not “library apps”
Apr29

Offerings are not “offerings”, and library apps are not “library apps”

I did a “little” boo-boo: I totally misunderstood something from the overly documented AppSource world, which has quite an impact for us to go forward. I’d like to apologize beforehand for the rant I’m about to embark – I just wanted to make sure this only happens to us and not you ;-). What happened? We’re in the process of uploading all our apps to AppSource. In total about 45 apps,…...

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D365 Business Central : Hide Enum Values
Apr29

D365 Business Central : Hide Enum Values

Enum is great way to centralized your list of options in Business Central. You can define an enum, then use the enum on every objects (such as table, page, report, etc) and they will all have the same list of options. However, what if you want to hide some of the options on specific pages or tables because it is not valid option for them ? It’s a good design to only provide user with only… Continue Reading...

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#msdyn365bc 2022 Release Wave 1 – Security administrators can define default permission set assignments when users sign up.
Apr28

#msdyn365bc 2022 Release Wave 1 – Security administrators can define default permission set assignments when users sign up.

Hi Readers, In this series we are discussing what's new in Business Central 2022 (Wave 1) a.k.a BC20. This article we will discuss about – Security administrators can define default permission set assignments when users sign up. With this series we will understand what's new the product and learn it before it becomes available for customers. Hope you like the series, please add comments to… Continue Reading...

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#msdyn365bc 2022 Release Wave 1 – In-client performance profiler.
Apr27

#msdyn365bc 2022 Release Wave 1 – In-client performance profiler.

Hi Readers, In this series we are discussing what's new in Business Central 2022 (Wave 1) a.k.a BC20. This article we will discuss about – In-client performance profiler. With this series we will understand what's new the product and learn it before it becomes available for customers. Hope you like the series, please add comments to article. #msdyn365bc #2022RW1 Read Complete Article » Continue Reading Saurav...

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#msdyn365bc 2022 Release Wave 1 – Report selection for projects.
Apr26

#msdyn365bc 2022 Release Wave 1 – Report selection for projects.

Hi Readers, In this series we are discussing what's new in Business Central 2022 (Wave 1) a.k.a BC20. This article we will discuss about – Report selection for projects. With this series we will understand what's new the product and learn it before it becomes available for customers. Hope you like the series, please add comments to article. #msdyn365bc #2022RW1 Read Complete Article » Continue Reading Saurav...

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Business Central API Fundamentals with No-Code (Part 1)
Apr25

Business Central API Fundamentals with No-Code (Part 1)

Connect apps establish a point-to-point connection between Dynamics 365 Business Central and a 3rd party solution or service and is typically created using standard REST API to interchange data. For most of IT professionals (including Consultants) without Developer/Technical skills, this “dense” language is the first blocker to stop to learn more about using APIs in Business Central. This… Continue Reading...

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Dynamics 365 Business Central: publish full dependency tree for AL projects
Apr23

Dynamics 365 Business Central: publish full dependency tree for AL projects

When working with multiple AL extensions with dependencies in a Visual Studio Code workspace, during the development phase it’s quite common to have the need to deploy a given project. Currently, however, if the NST server doesn’t have all the extensions that the project depends on, these dependencies must be manually traversed and installed, because dependency publishing only works if there’s… Continue Reading...

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Date Formula in Business Central
Apr22

Date Formula in Business Central

If you are working with NAV / Dynamics 365 Business Central, you will hear the term Date Formula. A date formula is a formula, abbreviated using combination of signs, letters and numbers, to calculate date. It is generally used to calculate date, such as Due Date or the next date for recurring job (Job Queue, Recurring Journals, etc). The date formula can contain a maximum of 32… Continue Reading thatnavguy’s Article on...

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#msdyn365bc 2022 Release Wave 1 – Copy link from Share menu.
Apr21

#msdyn365bc 2022 Release Wave 1 – Copy link from Share menu.

Hi Readers, In this series we are discussing what's new in Business Central 2022 (Wave 1) a.k.a BC20. This article we will discuss about – Copy link from Share menu. With this series we will understand what's new the product and learn it before it becomes available for customers. Hope you like the series, please add comments to article. #msdyn365bc #2022RW1 Read Complete Article » Continue Reading Saurav Dhyani’s...

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#msdyn365bc 2022 Release Wave 1 – Payment reconciliation journal – Preview Posting enabled.
Apr19

#msdyn365bc 2022 Release Wave 1 – Payment reconciliation journal – Preview Posting enabled.

Hi Readers, In this series we are discussing what's new in Business Central 2022 (Wave 1) a.k.a BC20. This article we will discuss about – Payment reconciliation journal – Preview Posting enabled. With this series we will understand what's new the product and learn it before it becomes available for customers. Hope you like the series, please add comments to article. #msdyn365bc #2022RW1 Read… Continue...

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How to export data using TextBuilder in Business central.
Apr18

How to export data using TextBuilder in Business central.

Today we will see how we can data from business central table using new data type Text Builder. To check how this data type work build small program as below which pick up data from customer table and export the data in text file. pageextension 50101 CustomerMasterExtension extends “Customer List” { actions { addlast(General) { action(DataExport) … Continue Reading Ammolh Saallvi’s Article on their blog How to...

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Business Central from Directions NA, “Pictures are worth a thousand words..”
Apr15

Business Central from Directions NA, “Pictures are worth a thousand words..”

Although very late, I publish some pictures recovered from social networks and related to Directions NA held last week. The 2022Wave1 release of Business Central was presented at Directions NA (Orlando, Florida, 2-6 Apri), the official product lanch day will be on April 20th. There are many news and interesting ideas, I tried to collect some pictures of the most significant innovations… Continue Reading rs’s Article on...

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#msdyn365bc 2022 Release Wave 1 – Allow the sell-to and bill-to customers to be different for jobs.
Apr15

#msdyn365bc 2022 Release Wave 1 – Allow the sell-to and bill-to customers to be different for jobs.

Hi Readers, In this series we are discussing what's new in Business Central 2022 (Wave 1) a.k.a BC20. This article we will discuss about – Allow the sell-to and bill-to customers to be different for jobs. With this series we will understand what's new the product and learn it before it becomes available for customers. Hope you like the series, please add comments to article. #msdyn365bc #2022RW1 <a… Continue...

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#msdyn365bc 2022 Release Wave 1 – Set default dimensions on locations.
Apr14

#msdyn365bc 2022 Release Wave 1 – Set default dimensions on locations.

Hi Readers, In this series we will discuss what's new in Business Central 2022 (Wave 1) a.k.a BC20. This article we will discuss about – Set default dimensions on locations. With this series we will understand what's new the product and learn it before it becomes available for customers. Hope you like the series, please add comments to article. #msdyn365bc #2022RW1 Read Complete Article » Continue Reading Saurav...

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Dynamics 365 Business Central: clarification about OAuth2 authentication in v20
Apr14

Dynamics 365 Business Central: clarification about OAuth2 authentication in v20

In a recent event we had with the partners community on the new Dynamics 365 Business Central 2022 Wave 1 release (version 20) we received some questions and requests of clarifications about Basic authentication deprecation. The reason of this quick post is trying to clarify what happens on Basic Authentication in Dynamics 365 Business Central SaaS from version 20. As you know, Microsoft… Continue Reading demiliani’s...

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#msdyn365bc 2022 Release Wave 1 – Blocking deletion of G/L accounts.
Apr13

#msdyn365bc 2022 Release Wave 1 – Blocking deletion of G/L accounts.

Hi Readers, In this series we will discuss what's new in Business Central 2022 (Wave 1) a.k.a BC20. This article we will discuss about – Blocking deletion of G/L accounts. With this series we will understand what's new the product and learn it before it becomes available for customers. Hope you like the series, please add comments to article. #msdyn365bc #2022RW1 Read Complete Article » Continue Reading Saurav...

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How to change Customer Name on Open Sales Order in business central
Apr12

How to change Customer Name on Open Sales Order in business central

With the release business central Wave 1 2022 lot of new features has been added to improve the user interaction with application. This feature is small improvements in business central which allows to changes the name of customer on open sales document. This change of name will be applicable for that document only. This change of name is controlled by setup on sales & receivables… Continue Reading Ammolh Saallvi’s...

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#msdyn365bc 2022 Release Wave 1 – Users can export report datasets to XML.
Apr12

#msdyn365bc 2022 Release Wave 1 – Users can export report datasets to XML.

Hi Readers, In this series we will discuss what's new in Business Central 2022 (Wave 1) a.k.a BC20. This article we will discuss about – Users can export report datasets to XML. With this series we will understand what's new the product and learn it before it becomes available for customers. Hope you like the series, please add comments to article. #msdyn365bc #2022RW1 Read Complete Article » Continue Reading Saurav...

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Dynamics 365 Business Central: runtime packages and resource exposure policies
Apr11

Dynamics 365 Business Central: runtime packages and resource exposure policies

Runtime packages for Dynamics 365 Business Central on-premise are not a new concept. If you want to distribute your extensions and protect your intellectual properties at best, with Dynamics 365 Business Central on-premise you can generate runtime packages that don’t contain AL code, but only the final artifacts used by the server at runtime (they’re like an app file without symbols and… Continue Reading...

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#msdyn365bc 2022 Release Wave 1 – Release and reopen multiple documents.
Apr08

#msdyn365bc 2022 Release Wave 1 – Release and reopen multiple documents.

Hi Readers, In this series we will discuss what's new in Business Central 2022 (Wave 1) a.k.a BC20. This article we will discuss about – Release and reopen multiple documents. With this series we will understand what's new the product and learn it before it becomes available for customers. Hope you like the series, please add comments to article. #msdyn365bc #2022RW1 Read Complete Article » Continue Reading Saurav...

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#msdyn365bc 2022 Release Wave 1 – New Country and Regional.
Apr07

#msdyn365bc 2022 Release Wave 1 – New Country and Regional.

Hi Readers, In this series we will discuss what's new in Business Central 2022 (Wave 1) a.k.a BC20. This article we will discuss about – New Country and Regional. With this series we will understand what's new the product and learn it before it becomes available for customers. Hope you like the series, please add comments to article. #msdyn365bc #2022RW1 Read Complete Article » Continue Reading Saurav Dhyani’s...

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What’s New in Business Central 2022 Release Wave 1?
Apr06

What’s New in Business Central 2022 Release Wave 1?

 Hi Readers, As we know that the next version of Business Central is available.  It's time to to understand and learn what's new in this Release of Business Central. This article will act as Table of Content for all articles for Business Central 20. Please bookmark this page. This page will get updated as new articles get posted in the blog. #msdyn365bc #2022RW1 Read Complete Article » Continue Reading Saurav Dhyani’s...

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AL Test Runner Pre-Release Version
Apr05

AL Test Runner Pre-Release Version

TL;DR There is now a pre-release version of the AL Test Runner extension for Visual Studio Code. It will have the latest (and possibly unstable) features. Pre-Releases VS Code recently added support for pre-release versions of extensions. You can install a pre-release by clicking on the “Switch to Pre-Release Version” button from the extension details within VS Code. See

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Microsoft Dynamics Business Central Cumulative Update Summary For April 2022.
Apr05

Microsoft Dynamics Business Central Cumulative Update Summary For April 2022.

Hi Readers, A New Month and a new set of cumulative update. Microsoft Have Released Cumulative Update for April 2022 for Business central 14, 17, 18 & 19. Please find below the details of Cumulative Updates Released for Microsoft Business Central 14, 17, 18 & 19. Below are the Links to Download the Latest Cumulative Update. #msdyn365bc14, #msdyn365bc17 #msdyn365bc18 #msdyn365bc19 Read Complete… Continue Reading Saurav...

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15 years waldo’s blog
Apr05

15 years waldo’s blog

Hi y’all. Get ready for the most useless post you’ll read all day. Not to me, though. I’d like to share a proud moment with you awesome people. Today, I’m blogging for 15 years ! I remember back in the day when I got my MVP Award, I was so proud that I actually wanted to give back to the community. I know, “wanting to give back” after I received an award because “giving back” sounds...

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How to define multiple layouts for report in Business Central
Apr04

How to define multiple layouts for report in Business Central

With the release of business central V20 lot of new features are introduced and one of the features in you can define multiple layouts for reports while developing In earlier days we are defining multiple layouts as below. Now with the new release new rendering section is added while creating report in AL development In the above rendering section we can define multiple… Continue Reading Ammolh Saallvi’s Article on their...

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Microsoft Dynamics Navision Cumulative Update Summary For April 2022.
Apr04

Microsoft Dynamics Navision Cumulative Update Summary For April 2022.

Hi Readers, A new month and new cumulative updates. Microsoft Have Released Cumulative Update for April 2022. Please find below the details of Cumulative Updates Released for Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2018. Below are the Links to Download the Latest Cumulative Update. #NAV2018 Read Complete Article » Continue Reading Saurav Dhyani’s Article on their blog Microsoft Dynamics Navision Cumulative Update Summary For April 2022. A new...

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D365 Business Central: Send email using email message and email accounts
Apr04

D365 Business Central: Send email using email message and email accounts

Introduction: Hello All, This blog explains the new replaced objects provided by Microsoft for SMTP and showcases its working to send emails using the new replaced objects. We have widely used SMTP Mail setup and SMTP Mail to send email notification in NAV and early versions of Business central but as SMTP Mail setup(Record 409) and SMTP Mail (codeunit 400) has been marked for… Continue Reading chrisdsilvablog’s Article on...

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Dynamics 365 Business Central: embedded pages in Teams coming soon.
Apr03

Dynamics 365 Business Central: embedded pages in Teams coming soon.

At Directions NA, Microsoft announced that Dynamics 365 Business Central will soon support the possibility to embed pages inside Teams and every Teams user will be able to access the ERP informations from Teams in read-only mode for free. No more Team Member licenses? False! Is this integration a surprise? Maybe not too much Satya Nadella announced at Inspire 2021 that in a near… Continue Reading demiliani’s Article on...

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Business Central Wave 1 2022 Released
Apr02

Business Central Wave 1 2022 Released

With the new dawn of 1st April Microsoft released Business Central Wave 1 2022. The product DVD will be downloaded from following URL Business Central Wave 1 2022 Few features of Business Central you can visit this link Business Central Wave 2 2022 Features Stay tuned for more detail. Continue Reading Ammolh Saallvi’s Article on their blog Business Central Wave 1 2022 Released With the new dawn of 1st April Microsoft released...

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Dynamics 365 Business Central 2022 release wave 1 (BC20) Released.
Apr02

Dynamics 365 Business Central 2022 release wave 1 (BC20) Released.

Hi Readers, As we all were expecting Microsoft have Released Business Central 2022 Release Wave 1 Yesterday a.k.a BC20. In this article we will see what all is announced with the General Availability.  Starting Today Customers & Partners can start using Business Central 20. #msdyn365bc #bc20 Read Complete Article » Continue Reading Saurav Dhyani’s Article on their blog Dynamics 365 Business Central 2022 release wave 1 (BC20)...

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