How To Connect To External APIs From Business Central (HTTP Request)

In today’s dynamic business landscape, organizations rely on a multitude of data sources to drive their operations. From external databases and data warehouses to online stores and services.

One of the easiest and most common ways of connecting them to Business Central is to use the APIs these sources of information provide. So, with some simple code, we can interact with external resources to exchange information.

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Custom API: Enumerating Installed Apps in Business Central On-Premises

In our day-to-day with Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central, the need to know which applications are currently installed in our On-Premises environment may arise. Unlike Business Central On Cloud, where we have a specific API to enumerate the tenant’s extensions

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Dynamics 365 Business Central: How to use Standard/Custom API Bound Actions

In Standard API for Dynamics 365 Business Central SaaS (Get, Post, Patch, Delete and Basic query parameters – filter, orderby, select…), we discussed four basic operations (Read, Create, , Update, Delete) in the APIs. If we need to call custom code or specific actions like posting a sales order, we need to use Bound Actions.

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How To Use VS Code REST Client To Test Business Central APIs

In this article, we will learn to use the REST Client in VS Code to test Business Central APIs. We will start by understanding what REST API is. Then, we will install and set up the REST Client extension in VS Code. We will retrieve an access token and use it in HTTP requests to consume API endpoints.

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