A series of user guides to Microsoft Dynamics NAV. These free resources detail specific issues and questions brought up by our clients. If you have any questions on Microsoft Dynamics NAV you’d like addressed by NAVGuides let us know at enquiries@metaphorix.co.uk

How to Install Spindle

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How to Install SpindleThis Microsoft Dynamics NAV guide looks at the set and installation of Spindle, a Document Management programe that fully integrates with Dynamics ERP. For more information on Spindle check out our Business Apps for…

How to copy company in NAV

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How to copy company in NAVThis guide will show you how to copy a company in Dynamics NAV. This is useful if you have some testing that you need to do using your current data.Note: This function is only available in versions 2013-R2,…

Configuring the Web Client for tablets (NAV 2013+)

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In a NAV Know How webinar from earlier in the year, we covered configuring the Web Client for tablets in versions 2013 and above. Some of the specific areas we covered include:Overview1) Preview Client2)SQL database- CRONUS-SQL3)…

7 Things to check when your Dynamics NAV service isn’t running

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7 Things to check when your Dynamics NAV service isn’t running When a solution stops working it can be frustrating. However in the case of Dynamics NAV there is often a simple solution that can be implemented. This guide will take you through…

NAV Know How Stock Take Best Practices

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NAV Know How Webinar Now available onlineIn this Metaphorix Dynamics NAV Guide we cover some best practices to observe when doing Stock Take within the ERP Solution. This free webinar was divided into two seperate versions of NAV, 2013 and…

How to change your security model in NAV

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How to change your security model in NAVPlease note: Before you apply this change, make sure that all users are out of the database.First, you must make sure that your database is set to single user mode. To set a database to single…

How to Backup and Restore using an Azure SQL Database

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How to Backup and Restore using an Azure SQL DatabaseThis guide will show you how to take a backup from an Azure SQL database and restore it to your local SQL server. Backup 1. First, connect to your SQL Azure database using SQL Management…

Checking Setup and Troubleshooting the Job Queue

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1. There are a number of things that may prevent your Job Queue from running correctly. The first thing to determine is “Has my Job Queue stopped or has the Job Queue Entry stopped?”.A Job Queue is a tool in NAV that allows you to schedule…

Setting Up Permissions – NAV 2016

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Setting up Permissions within NAV is a process of trial and error. Below are a few steps that should demonstrate how’s best to begin building Permission Sets for users who carry out specific roles within your organisation.The first step…