Monthly Archives: November 2011

How to Delete Obsolete Dynamics NAV Objects?

Recently, I was asked how to remove obsolete Dynamics NAV objects. Client was trying to delete one old object (I have recreated this scenario on my local CRONUS database to show you an example), but getting error message saying You do not … Continue reading

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How to import Dynamics NAV objects from a backup (*.FBK)?

A few days ago I have written a post about how to import Dynamics NAV objects (*.FOB) file. Armonds commented (thank you!) that not many people know that you can also import Dynamics NAV objects from the backup (*.FBK) file. … Continue reading

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Import Worksheet in Dynamics NAV

Quite often I get questions about importing new objects to Dynamics NAV. How to import the FOB file? Why Import Worksheet was not opened? Why do I get error when importing the FOB file? Why do I need to click … Continue reading

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Error when importing FOB file: Cannot find the object because it does not exist or you do not have permissions

There are some tasks in Dynamics NAV, where it is not sufficient to be a SUPER user, to complete them. You need more permissions added for your username on the SQL Server. For example, if you would try to upload … Continue reading

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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) 2. Click File > Import (ALT + F + O) 3. Select the FOB file and click Open. 4. Read the message, … Continue reading

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View > Go To Definition (CTRL + F12)

What is keyboard shortcut Ctrl+F12 used for? Yes, that would be my Dynamics NAV technical interview question for you. If you spend at least a little bit time of doing development, hopefully, you are aware of function  the View > … Continue reading

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How does “Blocked” field work on Item card?

There are some things in Dynamics NAV that you take for granted. For exmaple, “Blocked” field on Item card, what does it do? Well, it should be self-explanatory, if you put a checkmark on “Blocked”, you will block the item, … Continue reading

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