I’m working on the Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central Field Guide for version 16, and I want to make sure the shortcut chapter is updated. So I wrote a small script to extract all the shortcuts found in the current preview release version, here they are:
This week a partner asked me how to install a new language in Business Central from the 2019 Release Wave 2 (15), and that is actually a lot easier.
The answer is to make an extension with the desired language layer and then install the Extension.
One week ago I’ve written a post about the new “proxy app” (Microsoft.Application.app file) introduced with the 15.3 version (you can read the post here). This app uses a new property called propagateDependencies that permits you to specify whether the dependencies of this project should be propagated as direct dependencies of projects that depend on this one.
When working on getting the standard tests running on our solution the standard Test Tool was not making our live as easy as it could. Wanting to rerun only successful or failing tests, this was near to impossible. Manually deselecting individual tests turning of the Run field, was, euphemistically said, not the most meaningful thing to do.
Currently there’s a lot of talk about Business Central performance. Microsoft has released and is releasing guidelines, tools about mechanisms to program for performance, analyse and monitor performance. At the same moment there’s also discussions going on on public and private fora about database size and limitations. And last but not least Artificial Intelligence is also a hot topic, making Business Central smarter, so it can help you in your daily business.