Understanding renaming/moving files with git

Source code files are living things. We add new ones and change their content on daily basis. Occasionally we delete them, too. Git is amazingly efficient when it comes to tracking these kinds of changes.

However, sometimes we need to change the file name, or file path, or both. And if you are an AL developer who has ever transformed a C/AL project into AL, you have probably done this at least once, for all .al files in the project.

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How to Transfer Files through API using Base64 Stream to Business Central

Transferring data from Business Central Tables through API is one of the latest version of transferring data from or to Business Central using the API Page Objects or Web Services.

Well, it gets a little difficult to transfer file blobs using the Media.ReadLinks and Media.EditLinks JSON field.

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Dynamics 365 Business Central SaaS: save a file to an SFTP server (the Logic App way)

Yesterday I’ve provided a solution for saving a file generated directly from a Dynamics 365 Business Central SaaS tenant to an SFTP server by using Azure Functions. I’ve to admit that this is my preferred way because it gives me more freedom, scalability and adaptability. But obviously, that’s not the only possible way to do so.

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Why and how to rename all AL-files of your app with the “CRS AL Language Extension”

So now – “let’s get started” with ..

Why would I rename all my AL-files?

Well – because of Microsoft and their new (upcoming) code analysis rule about file name conventions. You might already have complied with their previous conventions, and … they will change. Even better: they actually already changed .. Just read here:

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How To: Email an Exported File From Microsoft Dynamics Business Central Online – Part 4 of a 4-Part Series

Another very common scenario is to email a file instead of downloading it to the user. To run this scenario, you need to set up SMTP in your Dynamics Business Central database. This exercise assumes that the SMTP settings are ready.

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How To: Update an Existing Excel File in Microsoft Dynamics Business Central Online – Part 3 of a 4-Part Series

This blog series discusses each of those tasks. Part 1 explained how to export a file to Excel and download it, while Part 2 discussed uploading a file and storing it in a table. This blog explains how to update an existing Excel file.

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