Category Archives: Dynamics NAV / Navision

What is the functionality behind On Hold field in Vendor Ledger Entry Table?

Once in a while, you get a question about default Dynamics NAV functionality, and you think you know the answer… What is the functionality behind “On Hold” field in Vendor Ledger Entries? Sounds easy… You use this field to block … Continue reading

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What is the difference between Registering and Posting in Dynamics NAV?

If you have worked with Warehouse Module in Dynamics NAV, most likely, you have noticed, that there are plenty of places were you need to “Register” documents. On the other hand, if you have worked with other bits of Dynamics … Continue reading

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How to Change Default Role Center in Dynamics NAV RTC?

In Microsoft Dynamics NAV, the RoleTailored client comes with preconfigured Role Center to fit various roles in the companies. When you work with Dynamics NAV Demo Database, by default you will be using “Order Processor” role. However, you might want … Continue reading

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Error: The Microsoft Dynamics NAV Server cannot connect to the Change Listener to SQL Server because of the following error

————————— Microsoft Dynamics NAV ————————— The Microsoft Dynamics NAV Server cannot connect the Change Listener to SQL Server because of the following error: Cannot open database “Demo Database NAV (6-0)” requested by the login. The login failed. Login failed for … Continue reading

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Calculate Whse. Adjustment Batch Job in Dynamics NAV

There are so many different questions you could ask about Inventory and Warehouse in Dynamics NAV (inventory costs, inventory levels, inventory valuations, discrepancies between inventory and warehouse, etc.), but most of the answers could start with “Have you ran Functions … Continue reading

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OptionString Property in Dynamics NAV (and outside)

Once in a while, you will need to write a quick report in SQL Reporting Services, or in Excel, while reading data from Dynamics NAV. And, usually, that is quite easy, if you are familiar with database structure and if … Continue reading

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PasswordText Property in Dynamics NAV and Why You Shouldn’t Use it?

There is a text box property in Dynamics NAV which allows to display asterisks (******) instead of actual text value. It’s called “PasswordText” Property. PasswordText Property Yes if you want to display the asterisks; otherwise, No. The default is No. … Continue reading

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