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

Saving a View in NAV RTC

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Saving a View in NAV RTCSometimes we have the need to access 'personalized' data quickly. For example we may want to filter some records and be able to call these up at the moments notice - rather than entering a certain set of filters…

Backup and Restore a Database using the NAV Client (2009 / 2013)

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Backup and Restore a Database using the NAV Client (2009 /2013)One method of Backing up and Restoring a database is using the Navision Classic Client. This however can take longer to do (in terms of processing) and can cause table locking…

SQL Server - Database Stuck in a 'Restoring' State

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SQL Server - Database Stuck in a 'Restoring' State Sometimes during a restore of a database in SQL Server the restoration process will hang in a 'Restoring' state. You will typically be able to tell if this is the case if the Database 'icon'…

Adding users in NAV 2013

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Adding users in Nav 2013To add users in NAV 2013 you must do the following: 1. Open up NAV 20132. Ensure you are logged on as a user who has the relevant privileges to add users. 3. Navigate to >> Departments/Administration/IT…

Client User Settings.config

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Client User Settings.configThis is present for both NAV2009 (Only applicable for RTC) and NAV2013. This file holds information about previous connection details used so you don't have to constantly input the connection details…

Delete Your ZUP!

The ZUP fileSometimes the ZUP file needs to be deleted. This is because the file will get corrupted and as a result can cause issues within NAV. eg, connection issues, inability to open forms. The ZUP file does the following:Saves…