Temporary Datasets in Reports in Dynamics NAV 2013 R2

Temporary datasets are a widely used feature across the Dynamics NAV application. Examples of potential uses include reports, pages (e.g. the Navigate page) and queries. Temporary datasets can be represented by a so-called “buffer” table which is loaded with values and then used for further processing. Of course, the end-user will not see the difference in the data representation, be it from an existing table in the database, or from a temporary dataset holding the values from multiple tables.

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Flattening Data Sets in RDLC Reports for Easy Development

Back in the day of the old Microsoft Dynamics NAV Report Writer, we got to do a distinct section and loop for each table we were going through with the report. But in the fast-paced future world of RDLC reporting in the Dynamics NAV RTC (RoleTailored Client), we have a very different reporting model.

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NAV Design Pattern of the Week – Temporary Dataset Report

After a short delay, here is the latest design pattern, brought to you by the Microsoft Dynamics NAV Design Patterns team.

Meet the Pattern

This pattern generates the data to be displayed dynamically by combing/processing several data sources. It then displays the resulting dataset without writing to the database.

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