Dynamics 365 Business Central: automatically import custom report layouts with extensions

Do you love reports? Personally, NO! 🙂 But that is, as a Business Central developer I think that sometimes (forced or not) you need to work with reports in your solutions.

As a quick recap, in Dynamics 365 Business Central a report layout controls content and format of the report, including which data fields of a report dataset appear on the report and how they are arranged, text style, images, and more.

Source : Stefano Demiliani
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Check Customer License in an OnPrem db – from the web client

I got an internal question from our consultants on how they are able to access the license information of the customer for an OnPrem customer. There are a few scenarios where that’s interesting. Just to check which license is in production. Or how many objects or users did they buy. Well – anything license wise ;-).

Source : Waldo’s Blog
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NAV TechDays 2018 Demos: Customer Star Rating

I usually post my NAV TechDays demo stuff for you to use and abuse, and this year won’t be an exception. There are three changes, to previous years, specially the last year. First, you won’t need to wait until New Year’s Eve for me to post my stuff. Second, I’ll blog each of the demos individually, because of the third reason. Third, I don’t want to merely dump my code here with a big fat disclaimer; no – I’ll dump it with a big fat disclaimer and some explanations about what the code does and why.

Bron : Vjeko.com
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Turn the Dynamics NAV 2013 web client into a Customer Portal in two hours

The web client in Dynamics NAV comes with any installation of Dynamics NAV 2013. It therefore seemes obvious to utilize it for creating a customer portal, enabling the customers to log on to our Dynamics NAV to maintain certain data in your database and enter orders directly into the system. Don’t worry that a solution like this would be to expensive due of all all the extra users that need to acquired to the license, because this is why Dynamics NAV provides external users.

Bron : Aphorisms about Microsoft Dynamics NAV
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Using My Customers, My Vendors, and My Items as filters

If you’re using a RoleTailored version of NAV, i.e., 2009 RTC or newer, you have likely come across the My Customers, My Vendors, or My Items lists on your Role Center page (your NAV home page). Depending on the Profile assigned to you, you may have one or all of these available to show on your Role Center.

Bron : Let’s talk NAV
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