How to import objects (*.FOB file) to Dynamics NAV?

To import Dynamics NAV objects (*.FOB file), please follow these steps:
1. Click Tools > Object Designer (SHIFT+F12)
Import FOB File - Object Designer
2. Click File > Import (ALT + F + O)
Import FOB File - File Import
3. Select the FOB file and click Open.
Import FOB File - Open FOB File
4. Read the message, and select option, which will open Import Worksheet.
Import FOB File - Object Analysis
5. Click Replace All. Click OK.
Import FOB File - Click OK
6. You will get a confirmation message about imported objects.
Import FOB File - Confirmation
7. Click Tools > Security > Synchronize All Logins.

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3 Responses to How to import objects (*.FOB file) to Dynamics NAV?

  1. Armonds says:

    Many don’t know that, the same way as from *.fob files, you can also import objects form backup files (*.fbk)

  2. Tomas says:

    Hi Armonds

    I agree… not many people know this trick. On the other hand, not many people would be using it, even if they knew 🙂

    Thanks for comment!

  3. billy says:

    you guys just served my life!! i am a new guy to Navision and am enthusiastic about learning it. are their rapid paced learning material? i have a background of C#, C++ and ASP.NET. please help

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