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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)


The last issue on our to-do list is the invoicing process. For this, we use a part of the standard application.

As explained in Chapter 1, Introduction to Microsoft Dynamics NAV, invoicing is done using a document structure with a header and a line table. This has a posting routine that will start the journal transactions.

For our application, we need to create the invoice document and make sure that when posted, it updates our sub administration.

Invoice document

The sales invoice documents in Microsoft Dynamics NAV are stored in the Sales Header (36) and Sales Line (37) tables. We will create a report that will combine the outstanding reservation entries into invoices allowing the user to filter on a specific entry or any other field value in the squash ledger entry table.

Reports in Microsoft Dynamics NAV are not just for printing documents; we can also use its dataset capabilities to start batch jobs.

To enable this, our batch job needs to have a special...