Category Archives: upgrade

Independence with Dynamics 365 Business Central online

Overview I’m sure you’ve already read a lot of good reasons on why moving to Dynamics 365 Business Central Online is the greatest idea ever. I will 110% agree with that statement. But this article, I’m going to list out some of the reasons that comes to my mind when working with clients on DynamicsRead more

Dirty Trick to Keep Your Customers Hostage

Overview Through whatever reasons, the customers will want to work with one partner over another. It may be the lack of knowledge, lack of support, slow response, or whatever. The customer can freely choose who they want to work with in regards to Dynamics 365 Business Central (aka Dynamics NAV). Of course for the MicrosoftRead more

Going Live with Dynamics NAV (Dynamics 365) is the Easy Part

Overview After doing ERP implementations with Dynamics NAV (aka Dynamics 365) for almost 2 decades (18 years to be exact…), you kind of know how to get things done. Usually, when you prepare for a go-live during a software conversion, there are certain tasks and steps that absolutely have to be accomplished in a certainRead more

Types of Training in Dynamics NAV

Overview Often, we get calls from companies that asks us to help with their Dynamics NAV implementation. The conversation would usually start off about a little history of their implementation, the problems they’re running into, and what they’re looking to resolve. Inevitably, the request will lead to training the users on how to better useRead more

Performance Problem in VM Environment for NAV 2016 and Beyond

Overview This is a story of upgrading one of our clients from Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2013 to Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2016 (we recommended going to NAV 2017, but they didn’t want to be guinea pigs). The upgrade itself was done on the customer’s live server, which was a brand new powerful server on VM (virtual)Read more

Dynamics NAV Extensions – A Potential Weapon of Mass Destruction

Overview With the release of Dynamics NAV 2017 and Dynamics 365 for Financials (which is technically NAV2017), the buzz word in the Dynamics NAV development community is the development function called Extensions. What are Extensions? Extensions is a way for NAV Developers to put modifications in your live environment without modifying your core NAV system.Read more

Why it makes sense to upgrade to (at least) Dynamics NAV 2015

Overview As you are all probably know, Microsoft has announced the next release of Dynamics NAV, called Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2016. With this release, there are a lot of fantastic features that are out of the box. Here’s an image of the planned features releases for Dynamics NAV 2016: Historically, there are 2 major timeRead more

Optimizing your Aged Accounts Receivables Report

Overview Doing numerous upgrades from an older version of Navision to NAV 2015 and 2013, one common complaint is how slow the reports are running. This is especially true for larger reports like the Aged Accounts Receivables, Aged Accounts Payables , Inventory Valuation, etc. The old reports that took a long time, such as the InventoryRead more