Saturday, November 30, 2013

NAV 2013 - Update Rollups 8 Released.

Hi all,

Please find below the updates on Update Rollup 8 released for Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2013.

For information about previous Update Rollup released for Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2013 below are the links -

   a) Update Rollup 1 to 6
   b) Update Rollup 7

Thursday, November 28, 2013

Monday, November 25, 2013

Sunday, November 24, 2013

NAV RTC - Introduction to Web Services.

Hi all,

This post is a introdcution post about web services in Navision.

Agenda for this post -

1) Types of Web Services.
2) Differences between types of web services.
3) How to publish a web service.
4) How to see the published web service in Internet Explorer.
5) How to check all Published Web services.


Saturday, November 23, 2013

NAV 2013 R2 - Upgrade From NAV 2009 SP1 / R2 to NAV 2013 R2 (one Step)

Hi all,

Yesterday Microsoft have released a Upgrade toolkit for Upgrading data from NAV 2009 SP1 / R2 in one single step.

The components needed to upgrade data directly from Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2009 R2 to Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2013 R2 are now available for download.

You can download the upgrade Toolkit from Partner Source.

Wednesday, November 20, 2013

Tuesday, November 19, 2013

Monday, November 18, 2013

Sunday, November 17, 2013

Tuesday, November 12, 2013

NAV 2013 R2 - Configure a Shortcut to point a Specific Database.

Hi all,

Consider a scenario where your client have two database -

a) Live Database. (Hosted on Port No. 7046)
b) Test Database. (Hosted on Port No. 10046)

Now Client wants to have two shortcuts on User Desktop which should point to Live and Test Database Respectively. User does not require to Select Server and change the database.

Question 1 - HOW RTC CLIENT POINTS TO DATABASE ?

- When you click on Windows Client,by Default it tries to connect to Last Successfully Connected database Service.

Monday, November 11, 2013

Saturday, November 9, 2013

Friday, November 8, 2013

NAV 2013 R2 - Install and Configure Help Server.

Hi all,

With Release of NAV 2013 R2 the F1 Help have been also changed drastically.

Help server provide help to both client i.e RTC as well as the Web client. Till NAV 2013 we don't have any help on web client.

Earlier we used to have .chm files for Help but now its a web site that has been published on your server.

In this article we will see how to configure HELP Server on server instead of client.

Thursday, November 7, 2013

NAV 2013 R2 - How to Create a New Service Instance..

Hi all,

Most of us know it but i still would like to have a post on this because a keep on getting questions about it.

This post is just list down the steps for creating a new service in NAV 2013 R2. So if you know it you don't need to read ahead.

Wednesday, November 6, 2013

NAV 2013 R2 Windows Client & Web Client with NavUserPassword - Configuring the Credential Type on the Microsoft Dynamics NAV Clients

Hi all,

This is Fourth & Last post in this series. Please make sure that you have read all the previous post before you start reading this post.

All the post related to this series can be found in Introduction Post.

So Let's see what we need to do the configuration on Clients.

Windows / RTC Client -

I will explain this you all in a separate post, as of now just follow the steps as shown below -

1. Navigate to C:\Users\<UserName>\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Microsoft Dynamics NAV\71

2. Copy the File ClientUserSetting to say D Drive.

3. Open the copied file and do changes for these parameters as shown below.

Tuesday, November 5, 2013

NAV 2013 R2 Windows Client & Web Client with NavUserPassword - Configuring the Credential Type for Microsoft Dynamics NAV Server.

Hi all,

This is third post in this series. Please make sure that you have read all the Previous post before you start reading this post.

All the post related to this series can be found in Introduction Post.

Let's move ahead from where we left yesterday.

31. We need a user that we will use to Run the Windows and web client.

32. Let's Open windows client and create a user.

Monday, November 4, 2013

NAV 2013 R2 Windows Client & Web Client with NavUserPassword - Installation of Security Certificates.

Hi all,

This is second post in this series. Please make sure that you have read the first post before you start reading this post.

All the post related to this series can be found in Introduction Post.

I hope you would have finished all the steps as discussed in Post 1. Let's Move Ahead.

11. As of now if we check the certificate information we will find that its not trusted.
we now need to install the certificate & revocation list on the computer running Microsoft Dynamics NAV Server.

Sunday, November 3, 2013

NAV 2013 R2 Windows Client & Web Client with NavUserPassword - Create a Security Certificate.

Hi all,

This is first post in this series. All the post related to this series can be found in Introduction Post.

This post will focus on creating the files which are required.

We require to create the certificate , Key and Revocation List which will be used in next post.

Create a Security Certificate.
- Certificate. (.pfx)
- Certificate Key. (.pvk)
- Certification Revocation List. (.crl)

Pre-Requisites -
1. MMC.exe.
2. makecert.exe utility (installed with Microsoft Visual Studio).

Saturday, November 2, 2013

NAV 2013 R2 Windows Client & Web Client with NavUserPassword - Introdcution

Hi all,

This thing was asked me many times and i guess that is what most of us are trying to explore these days.

For NAV 2016, Steps have been Reduced, Please Refer here.

This is introduction post for the articles that i will be posting in few days. These articles will be related to use of NAVUSerPassword with NAV 2013 R2 Windows Client and Web Client.

I had already posted same article for windows client in NAV 2013, but from the comments i found that its confusing to most of the readers because of the length of the post.

This time i am breaking the post into some parts.


Happy Diwali to All the Reader.

Hi all,


The festival of lights is just around the corner wish you all a Very Happy Diwali!!


We meditate on the glory of the creator, who has created the universe, who is worth of worship, who is the embodiment of knowledge and light, who is the remover of all sin and ignorance.

May he enlighten our Intellect. Wishes You a Very Happy Diwali. 



Regards,

Saurav Dhyani

saurav-nav.blogspot.in

Friday, November 1, 2013