Features we can expect in the “2019 Release Wave 2” for Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central

A week ago, Microsoft came with this message on twitter:

Hot off the press – updated release plan for #MSDyn365BC #2019releasewave2! Catch changes here:

Which basically pointed to an URL that was (for me) difficult to find on Microsoft Docs. I literally had to find the tweet again to find the list of expected features again .. so I figured: If I have a problem finding it, others might have problems as well. So, here it is:

Source : Waldo’s blog
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How To: Correct the Issue of the Microsoft Business Central Developer Environment Crashing While Opening the C/AL Editor

When you’re developing in C/AL in Business Central/NAV 2018, you might run into this issue: You want to edit the code in an object through the Developer Environment, and the Application automatically crashes or closes without displaying an error message. This occurs when you open a Codeunit or click on C/AL editor in a Page/Table, and it occurs only when you are designing the object and go to C/AL code by hitting F9.

Source : ArcherPoint
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Development Design pattern for Best Fit Filtering

In our Org we have quite a few places were data is auto populated based on other data selected. This however comes with allot of rules. When I started, we had allot of issues where sometimes the incorrect data is selected. This required a rewrite of the filtering to find the correct data but often caused the “fix” to break another set of data combinations.

Source : Oosie’s Rants
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How do I: Create a timeline in a report dataset in AL?

A question I got recently was, how can I visualize or create a dataset that can show/fetch information on a timeline? For example, I have a time-sheet and want to visualize the hours employees worked at certain projects, per day, week, month, year, and so on.

In this example I will create an order intake report. For the simple reason that for this report you can use the standard demo data in Business Central, and for time-sheets you first need to go threw a setup and then create the demo data.

Source : Think about IT
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