Category Archives: development

How to use FINDSET function in Dynamics NAV?

So, do you know how to use FINDSET function? Of course you do… you always use it like IF FINDSET THEN REPEAT UNTIL… right? You have it in your blood. You have used it so many times… you can’t even … Continue reading

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How to Disable Tools > Zoom Function in Dynamics NAV

We can quite easily disable ShortCutKeys in Dynamics NAV by creating hidden Menus (with keyboard shortcuts assigned to them). However, how do we disable Tools > Zoom Function in Dynamics NAV? How do we hide sensitive data from SUPER users? … Continue reading

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How to disable CTRL+F8 on Dynamics NAV Form?

I have written about how to enable Tools > Zoom function in Dynamics NAV. I have also pointed out the weakness of using Tools > Zoom function (for example, when hiding passwords). However, there is a way to disable keyboard … 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 ┬áthe View > … Continue reading

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What is Permissions Property in Dynamics NAV Object?

I have explained how to find and add permissions in Dynamics NAV, if you start getting error messages: You do not have permission to read TABLE table. However, there is another way (which is sometimes necessary for developer to use … 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 do you remove field delimiters in Dynamics NAV Dataport?

I know, I know… dataports are so “stone age” and we could use so many more different options with newer technology! But there are plenty of customers out there who are still running older navision versions (3.6, 3.7). And once … Continue reading

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