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

Scheduled BAT file to check if a Service has Stopped / Restart if Stopped

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Scheduled BAT file to check if a Service has Stopped / Restart if StoppedSometimes services will stop without our control, which can cause the knock on affect of bringing your whole system to a halt. The best example of this is if our NAV…

Kill a 'hung' service / 'Stopping' Service via CMD

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Kill a 'hung' service / 'Stopping' Service via CMDSometimes we will encounter times when a service is stuck in a 'Stopping' state, even if we right click the service to stop it, it will remain in a 'Stopping' state indefinitely. The two…

Delete All Users from NAV 2013 - SQL

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Delete All Users from NAV 2013 - SQLSometimes we will need to delete all of our users from a NAV 2013 database as we may inadvertantly lock ourselves out or experiences glitches with user accounts. A quick way to delete all users from…

How to Create a NAV 2013 RTC Service

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How to Create a NAV 2013 RTC ServiceTo create a NAV 2013 RTC Service you must first have the NAV 2013 client / development client installed on the middle tier server you are going to use. As a result of having the development environment…

Synchronizing Logins

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Synchronizing LoginsAfter any change we make to Users or User Roles within NAV 2009 SQL we must 'Synchronize' the logins afterwords so the changes are passed over to the SQL Server and in doing so are available to the relevant users Database…

You Do Not Have Permission To Modify/Read/Execute/Insert Records in the....

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You Do Not Have Permission To Modify/Read/Execute/Insert Records in the....This is the most common error message that a user will face and also one of the easiest to figure out...with the right know how! Examples: -You do…

Internal Error 2 In Module 10.

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Internal Error 2 In Module 10If you receive this error please refer to the following post to fix the issue: http://navguides.blogspot.co.uk/2013/06/delete-your-zup.htmlAndy

Stuck Filters - "'01/01/' is not a valid date" - Page Data Personalization

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Stuck Filters - "'01/01/' is not a valid date" - Page Data Personalization Sometimes in Nav RTC user will experience issues whereby a filter (which is erroneous) can get stuck and as a result will stop a page from opening.An example of this…

User Sessions In NAV / Killing Sessions In NAV

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User Sessions In NAV / Killing Sessions In NAVSometimes we have the need to find out who is logged into Nav. Especially if someone can't log into Nav due to a license issue. A typical example of this is if a user has left for the evening…

Backup and Restore a Database using the SQL Server Management Studio

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Backup and Restore a Database using the SQL Server Management Studio Backing up and Restoring your Database is one of the most important things you can do. Being able to do this quickly without affecting working users is also important - that…