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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)


In Microsoft Dynamics NAV, it is possible to do reservations on inventory. This can help us manage our inventory more effectively. Let's discuss the reservation process with a customer scenario.

One of our customer orders 100 black t-shirts size M on January 22, 2015. Currently, we have 120 in our inventory so we can ship them without any problems. The customer wants to have them delivered on November 18. We enter a sales order with the shipping date and release the order.

The next day, another customer calls for 40 black t-shirts size M. Our inventory is still 120. This customer wants to have them delivered on May 31. We enter the sales order without a warning. Lastly, we will create a new sales order for 90 of the same t-shirts with a delivery date on July 25. Now, we get the following error message:

And if we now go back to the second sales order and re-enter the quantity, we get a similar message.

Check-avail. period calc.

The reason this happens...