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Programming Microsoft Dynamics NAV - Fifth Edition

By : Marije Brummel, David Studebaker, Christopher D. Studebaker
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Programming Microsoft Dynamics NAV - Fifth Edition

By: Marije Brummel, David Studebaker, Christopher D. Studebaker

Overview of this book

Microsoft Dynamics NAV is a full business solution suite, and a complete ERP solution that contains a robust set of development tools to support customization and enhancement. These tools provide greater control over financials and can simplify supply chain, manufacturing, and operations. This book will take you from an introduction to Dynamics NAV and its integrated development tools to being a productive developer in the Dynamics NAV Development Environment. You will find this book very useful if you want to evaluate the product's development capabilities or need to manage Dynamics NAV based projects. It will teach you about the NAV application structure, the C/SIDE development environment, the C/AL language paired with the improved editor, the construction and uses of each object type, and how it all fits together to build universal applications. With this new edition, you will be able to understand how to design and develop using Patterns and new features such as Extensions and Events.
Table of Contents (10 chapters)

Review questions

  1. An ERP system such as NAV 2017 includes a number of functional areas. Which of the following are part of NAV 2017? Choose four:

a) Manufacturing

b) Order processing

c) Planning

d) Computer Aided Design (CAD)

e) General accounting

  1. New functionality in NAV 2017 includes Choose three:

a) Tablet client

b) Multi-language

c) Document e-mailing

d) Spell checker

e) Mandatory fields

  1. NAV 2017 development is done in the C/SIDE IDE and Visual Studio. True or false?
  2. Match the following table types and descriptions for NAV:

a) Journals Audit trail

b) Ledgers Validation process

c) Register Invoice

d) Document Transaction entries

e) Posting History

  1. iPads can be used with NAV 2017 to display the RTC. True or false?
  2. Which of the following describe NAV 2017? Choose two:

a) Customizable

b) Includes a Storefront module

c) Object-based

d) C# IDE

e) Object-oriented

  1. What are the seven NAV 2017 object types?
  2. All NAV objects except XMLports can contain C/AL code. True or false?
  3. NAV 2017 includes support for publishing objects as web services. True or false?
  1. The home page for a NAV 2017 User is called what? Choose one:

a) Role Home

b) Home Center

c) Main Page

d) Role Center

  1. Page previews from the development environment can be used for data entry and maintenance. True or false?
  2. Visual Studio is used in NAV 2017 for what work? Choose one:

a) Report data definition

b) Report layout

c) Role Center design

d) Query processing

  1. Codeunits are the only NAV 2017 objects that can contain functions. True or false?
  2. Query output can be used as a data item for reports. True or false?
  3. C/AL and C/SIDE are required for NAV 2017 development. True or false?
  4. What object number range is available for assignment to customer-specific objects? Choose two:

a) 20 - 500

b) 50,000 - 60,000

c) 150,000 - 200,000

d) 50,000 - 99,999

e) 10,000 - 100,000

  1. XMLports can only process XML formatted data. True or false?
  2. The work date can only be changed by the system administrator. True or false?
  1. A design pattern is which of the following? Choose two:

a) Reusable code

b) Stripes and plaid together

c) A proven way to solve a common problem

d) UI guidelines

  1. NAV 2017 reports are often generated automatically through the use of a wizard. True or false?