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August 2014

NAVUG Regional Chapters: The Ideal Way to Collaborate with Your Local Dynamics NAV Community

If you're a member of or familiar with the NAV User Group (NAVUG), then you know what a beneficial resource it is. But did you know that NAVUG also has Regional Chapters all over the country? These Chapters are an integral part of NAVUG and provide members with the option to connect with other NAV users in their geographic area. This face-to-face sharing of Dynamics NAV knowledge, analyzing best practices through presentations, interactive discussions and networking, is invaluable in helping optimize business effectiveness.

Regional Chapters are set up and operated according to the needs of their members. For example, some chapters meet monthly for a few hours, while others meet at an office for 1/2 day --the choice is yours. NAVUG provides guidelines, tools and scheduling support, and NAV users contribute their time and ideas.

"NAVUG members want to collaborate locally and are organizing chapters in strategic markets to connect, learn, and share with one another," said Onika Allen, NAVUG Regional Chapter Director. "I look forward to working with the NAV community to strengthen its chapter offerings. You'll find out how great these opportunities can be!"

Interest continues to grow, with talk of ChicagoLand, New York, New Jersey, and New England Chapters, as well as the inaugural meeting this month of the Northern California (NorCal) Chapter. At present, the PacWest chapter is also looking for someone to fill the position of chairperson.

Onika continues that it is NAVUG's preference that the Regional Chapters form organically. If a number of NAV users in a geographic area have have an interest in getting a chapter going, she strongly encourages them to contact her at To learn more about Regional Chapters, read this short document from NAVUG.

If you're involved with NAV and want to help organize a regional chapter, you need to first become a a member of NAVUG. With new chapters forming and NAVUG Summit coming up in October, now is a great time to sign up.

Northern California to Kick Off First Regional Chapter Meeting Aug 22
The inaugural meeting of the NorCal NAVUG Regional Chapter has been organized. The meeting will be held at Hess Collection Winery. The meeting will be on August 22nd at 9:30 AM PT.

Calling all NAV users in New York, New Jersey, and New England!
Interested in getting a regional NAVUG chapter meeting started in your area? Let NAVUG know! Contact Onika Allen at

ArcherPoint News & Events

Coming in September: Lunch & Learn on NEW Jet Mobile
Jet Reports, a worldwide provider of robust, easy-to-use reporting and business intelligence solutions, will soon be releasing Jet Mobile, a new way to access the power of Jet Enterprise Business Intelligence where you need it, when you need it. With Jet Mobile, you'll be able to access your data at home, in a lunch meeting, or on the golf course all at the touch of your fingers. Watch your email and visit the ArcherPoint Events page regularly for an announcement of an ArcherPoint/Jet Reports Lunch & Learn at the end of September!

Visit ArcherPoint's Resource Center to see recordings of recent web events. Visit the Events page for upcoming events, including our Lunch and Learn webinars.

NAV Community News & Events

2014 U.S. Tax Table Update Now Available
The latest United States Tax Table update for 2014 has been released. The update can be downloaded directly from SerenicSource. If you do not have a SerenicSource account, contact ArcherPoint. The following U.S. regions and payroll controls are affected by this tax update:

Idaho – Revised amounts for brackets "IDDEDNOSTATUS" and "IDWHSTATUS"
Ohio – Revised amounts for bracket "OHWHSTATUS"


NAVUG Summit 2014 is Fast Approaching!
The ultimate learning and networking event for the Microsoft Dynamics NAV community, Summit offers the unique opportunity to experience learning, sharing, and networking in a setting focused exclusively on NAV...planned and attended by NAV users, Partners, ISVs, and experts from Microsoft.

Learn more about NAVUG Summit 2014.
If you're not a member of NAVUG, sign up today!

NAVUG Events
NAVUG is a convenient way to gain valuable knowledge from NAV experts. Learn more and sign up for any of the events below:

  • 8/19 Why You Should Attend Summit 2014
  • 8/19 NAVUG 2014 Annual Security Check
  • 8/20 NAV Manufacturing Q&A Session
  • 8/22 NorCal Regional Chapter Meeting
  • 8/22 Upgrade Series: User Experience
  • 8/26 Warehouse Management System Questions and Answers
  • 9/9 Supply Planning and Inventory Visualization
  • 9/10 Accounting and Finance Expert Panel Q & A Session
  • 9/10 Food & Beverage Industry Webinar
  • 9/11 NAV Security

Microsoft News & Events

Microsoft Dynamics NAV Support News

Cumulative Update 9 for Dynamics NAV 2013 R2 - Includes all application and platform hotfixes that have been released for NAV 2013 R2.

Cumulative Update 16 for Dynamics NAV 2013 - Includes all application and platform hotfixes that have been released for NAV 2013.

Hotfixes for Dynamics NAV 5.0 SP1-2013 R2 - Need a platform or application hotfix for Dynamics NAV? Check out the overview pages for released hotfixes for NAV 5.0 SP1, NAV 2009 SP1/R2, NAV 2013, and NAV 2013 R2.

Contact ArcherPoint for more information for more information as well as offers from Microsoft as they become available.

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