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Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2013 Application Design - Second Edition

By : Marije Brummel
Book Image

Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2013 Application Design - Second Edition

By: Marije Brummel

Overview of this book

This book is a focused tutorial on Microsoft Dynamics NAV application development to help you develop complete applications and not just application outlines. This hands-on guide starts off by introducing the supply chain that you will be using throughout the book. You will then implement the Microsoft Dynamics NAV ERP suite and learn to set it up and customize it for various industries. You will learn how to customize Dynamics NAV to suit the different aspects of a business such as financial management, relationship management, production, jobs, trade, storage, logistics, and so on. The book will take you through these Microsoft-designed application features and show you how to customize and extend them safely. Therefore, by the end of this book, you will be able to create a structure of your own in Microsoft Dynamics NAV.
Table of Contents (12 chapters)


Microsoft has very strict licensing regulations for using and developing in Microsoft Dynamics NAV.

For educational purposes, you are allowed to use the MSDN license to develop new objects with number 123.456.700 to 123.456.799.

Installing Microsoft Dynamics NAV

After downloading the product CD from the MSDN website, start the setup.exe file. From the installation options, select Install Demo, as shown in the following screenshot:

Changing the license

After the installation, we can use both the Development Environment and the Windows client. We use the Development Environment for administration purposes and development. The user interface is created using the Windows client.

Each server instance of Microsoft Dynamics NAV runs on a license file. This file determines what access we have in the system. The demo license that is installed allows us to access all functionality but not the C/AL code.

To access all the C/AL code, we need an official partner...