Dynamics 365 Business Central: How to specify the report layout before printing via AL (“Report Layout List 2000000234” not “Custom Report Layout 9650”)

Today I would like to talk about how to specify the report layout (“Report Layout List 2000000234”) before printing in AL. A few days ago, a partner asked me an interesting question, the customer wants to print different report layouts according to different conditions in the sales order, but the report is the same. Is there a way to deal with it?

Source : Dynamics 365 Lab
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Working with text. Custom text encoding.

It may seem like working with text is one of the simplest things to do. However, in reality, it is quite a deep topic and not as easy as it may appear at first glance. In this article, we will cover the main approaches to working with text, as well as discuss the issue of text encoding

Source : Volodymyr Dvernytskyi
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Implement your custom “Share With OneDrive” action in Dynamics 365 Business Central

So in this post I would like to countine to talk about how to implement your custom “Share With OneDrive” action in Dynamics 365 Business Central. In fact, Microsoft has given the solution in the Dynamics 365 Business Central Launch Event 2022 Release wave 1.

Source : Dynamics 365 Lab
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Dynamics 365 Business Central: custom Onedrive integrations

Dynamics 365 Business Central 2022 Wave 1 (version 20) enhanced the integration with Onedrive for Business, the cloud storage service that is included in Microsoft 365. Business Central v20 makes now very easy to store, manage, and share files with other people through OneDrive with a set of predefined actions that you can have on some entities, for example Attachments:

Source : Stefano Demiliani
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Custom Filter Tokens

As a user of the Business Central you have some constants you can use to filter or insert values. These constants contain useful values for data manipulation such as

* t / today for date field – return current date
* q / quarter for date field filters – return range of the current quarter
* w / week, m / month, y / year …

Source : Tomas Kapitan
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Create a custom Email Scenario For Business Central

Today I had to send a specific email from Business Central from a specific backoffice account. Roberto Stefanetti has written an excellent blog post about Business Central email and email scenarios. Which is fine for the built in processes but I had an entirely new scenario.

Source : René Brummel
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