Last month we wrote about AL Code Management with GIT and how to set up it along with one additional tool named GitExtensions. This month we continue this series with the Remote repository with Azure DevOps and a short guide on how to use GIT in daily development. We hope you will have a good read!
Probably most of you heard about AL code management with GIT, which is one of the most popular tools for this purpose. As you know, in the previous versions of NAV, you could use GIT, but in most cases, you needed some third party Addin. With AL and Visual studio code, we finally get native integration with GIT. In these two articles series, I‘m going to talk about how to start using these amazing tools.
Want to know how to manage receivables and collections management for your customers? Theo explained a few basic features for this in his last week’s blog, this blog goes more in to some details. Dynamics NAV has a solution in the core product that pulls together all of the relevant information accessible from one place to help.
Time for the next round of functionality I added in my VSCode Extension (the CRS AL Language Extension) – a functionality that manages your filenames (and pre/suffix). Hold your horses – this is going to be a long one ;-). You don’t want to know how many hours I spent on this functionality – many points of feedback from the community, and even some pullrequests from some (for all of which I’m very thankful!) has made it into the functionality it is today.
Recently someone asked me how to connect SQL Server Management Studio to the database on a Docker image for NAV 2018. Before I could answer Jakub Vaňák already did and said: “Of course it is. If you want to access the default instance inside one of MS NAV containers you can access it from your docker host machine providing the name of your container.”
I’ve already show how looks like using of posting groups in Service Management in NAV, but when you use Service Item with currently active Warranty, there are some differences. Generally, system will use Line Discounts configured on Service Item as Warranty % for “parts” and “labor”. If you have 100% warranty, posting will be as the following: