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

Year End Closing Process NAV 2009

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The Year End Closing Function is a simple and essential financial process however, as this only occurs once a year, there can often be confusion as to exactly how this process goes.Before beginning your Year End it is important to note that:The…

NAV 2013 - Reports may be difficult to read when printing over Terminal Services

NAV 2013 - Reports may be difficult to read when printing over Terminal Serviceshttp://blogs.msdn.com/b/nav/archive/2013/02/25/nav-2013-printing-over-terminal-server-can-scramble-reports.aspxPotential fix: http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2768741

NAV issue - SQL Server - xp_ndo.dll // Enumusersids // Enumusergroups

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NAV Issue - SQL Server - xp_ndo.dll // Enumusersids // Enumusergroups 1. Open SQL Server Management Studio >> Databases >> System Databases >> Master 2. Programmability >> Extended Stored Procedures 3. Right Click…

Locking Tables

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Locking TablesNote: This affects a wide range of tables, not just 'Sales Line' table. This error happens when a user is running a process heavy function. For example if a user is using the Adjust Cost / Performing…

Shortcut Icon to connect to a specific Database NAV 2009 RTC / NAV 2013

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Shortcut Icon to connect to a specific Database In NAV 2013 & NAV 2009 we can give out Shortcuts in Windows different parameters in order to automatically open a default Database / Company.Typically this can be used for Test System…

Object Designer: Install Objects (.fob files)

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Object Designer: Install Objects (.fob files)1. Open the Microsoft Dynamics NAV Classic Client (SQL if applicable).2. Open the Database3. Shift-F12 or Tools >> Object Designer4. File >> Import >>…

Posting Date is not within your range of allowed posting dates.

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Posting Date is not within your range of allowed posting dates. This error is caused when your Posting Date Range and the Posting Date on the document you are trying to post do not correspond with each other. I…

AutoSplitKey / The Line Cannot be Split

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AutoSplitKey / The Line Cannot be SplitThis is an error caused by trying to insert/create too many lines in between existing lines. The solve this you can either: 1. Insert the new record at the end of the table. 2.…

The Reservation Entry Does Not Exist

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The Reservation Entry Does Not Exist  Reservation Entries can cause a lot of issues in NAV (all version). Sometimes the Reservation Entry table can have duplicate reservations against a single item (same Source ID - Doc No.) and as a…

Create a Dataport

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Create a DataportDataports are used when you want to export or import a lot of information from a specific table rather than doing it manually. As a result we can process thousands of lines of information extremely quickly - which can be…