Author Archives: Tomas

How to find which language modules are you licensed to use?

I was recently asked a question “what’s the difference between Irish (IE) and British (GB) localizations of Dynamics NAV?“. The answer to this question wasn’t that interesting, as at least from functionality (objects) perspective, the releases are identical. I wonder … Continue reading

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Error: The following ODBC error occurred: [Microsoft][ODBC SQL Server Driver]Database is invalid or cannot be accessed State ID: HY024

I have written how to upload (and why to use Upload function) Dynamics NAV license file already. In the past, I have also have shown how to do this a number of times for consultants, developers and end-users. And once … Continue reading

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Error: Document No. DOCUMENT is out of balance by 0.01. Please check that Posting Date, Document No. and Amount are correct for each line.

Most of Dynamics NAV functionality is built on top of journals. Whenever you post something (i.e. sales order, purchase invoice) the system in the lowest level will be posting General Journal for you (this was extremely well explained in a … Continue reading

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How to display percentage sign (%) with MESSAGE in Dynamics NAV?

I would definitely ask this question as part of the interview process for Dynamics NAV developers (that is, if I had a chance to interview someone… ok, I should stop dreaming and come back to reality now). This question is … Continue reading

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How to activate Dynamics NAV license file?

I am making an assumption that if you are working for a partner, then you know this already (how to upload Dynamics NAV license file, that is). However, if you are working as an end-user, then there is a slim … Continue reading

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Can you save RDLC reports as PDF documents in Dynamics NAV 2009 R2? Without using Preview?

Can you save RDLC* reports as PDF documents in Dynamics NAV 2009 R2? Of course, you can! You can save RDLC reports as PDF documents in Dynamics NAV 2009 R2 (to be fair, you could do this for years now… … Continue reading

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How to use Replace All function in Dynamics NAV?

I know most of us (geeks living in the world where Dynamics NAV is not just a simple accountancy package) know what CTRL+F means by default (without really thinking). If you want to search for something, you click CTRL+F and … Continue reading

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