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Saurav Dhyani Posted: Aug 24 2016 - 5:41am

This blog covers one of the new features in NAV 2016, emailing document reports to customers. It provides a step-by-step how-to guide through Outlook as well as other means.

Bhavesh Viswanath Posted: Aug 22 2016 - 5:27am

This short video provides an overview on how to create customizable NAV reports using existing Microsoft Word layouts. This technique works with version NAV 2015 and later.

NAV Insights Posted: Aug 21 2016 - 2:00am

There are actually two Purchasing Lead times in Dynamics NAV. ArcherPoint’s costing experts explain what they are and how they are used in Microsoft Dynamics NAV.

NAV Insights Posted: Aug 20 2016 - 2:00am

ArcherPoint’s costing experts discuss the different types of scheduling times for manufacturing and how they affect Standard Cost in Microsoft Dynamics NAV

NAV Insights Posted: Aug 19 2016 - 5:14am

This week's developer digest features Microsoft Project Madeira updates, exporting detailed data from Quickbooks, and productivity advice.

Rob Sanchez Posted: Aug 17 2016 - 5:54am

There are many default values within SQL Server’s instance level properties that allow it to function well out of the box without extensive modification. Tweaking these to your environment can provide optimization and a deeper understanding of your system. This blog covers the two default values ‘MaxDoP’ and ‘Cost Threshold for Parallelism’. Both are related to a SQL Server feature called Parallelism.  This blog will also provide recommendations on how to proceed with setting these values.

Suzanne Scanlan Posted: Aug 15 2016 - 6:10am

With NAVUG Summit coming in October 2016, ArcherPoint is providing restaurant and travel tips for attendees.

NAV Insights Posted: Aug 14 2016 - 2:00am

ArcherPoint’s costing experts show you how it is possible to significantly reduce manufacturing lead time using Send-Ahead Quantity in Microsoft Dynamics NAV.

NAV Insights Posted: Aug 13 2016 - 2:00am

Companies should consider approving item substitutions beforehand to save time. This blog shows you how to create item substitutions in Dynamics NAV.

NAV Insights Posted: Aug 12 2016 - 6:45am

Formatting numbers in a Dynamics NAV report that features export to Excel, Microsoft's take on security and the cloud, health and wellness.

Brittany Peterson Posted: Aug 10 2016 - 5:52am

Stock Replenishment is an important factor in any successful business. When to replenish stock and deciding how much to order are two important questions that need to be determined to maintain efficiency and be successful. This blog will give an overview of things to consider when choosing a stock replenishment method.

Shane Bradley Posted: Aug 8 2016 - 5:55am

Covers the impact technology can have on position in marketplace. Technology can provide a competitive advantage on cost and innovation. Investing in an ERP system also provides an advantage in providing additional productivity and efficiency.

NAV Insights Posted: Aug 7 2016 - 2:00am

ArcherPoint’s costing experts explain how to use Lot and Serial Number Tracking in Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2013.

NAV Insights Posted: Aug 6 2016 - 2:00am

ArcherPoint’s costing experts explain what causes Microsoft Dynamics NAV to create a Rounding Value Entry when running the Adjust Cost – Item Entries batch routine

NAV Insights Posted: Aug 5 2016 - 5:47am

This week's Dev Digest includes a fix for 1099 reporting in Dynamics NAV, setting up NAV for small business, a Dynamics 365 update, and a tip for an Office productivity enhancing plug-in

Bhavesh Viswanath Posted: Aug 3 2016 - 5:16am

Learn what data visualization is and read how Microsoft Dynamics Nav’s new visualization tool, Power BI, can help you make better business decisions.

Ivy Liang Posted: Aug 1 2016 - 5:07am

Importance of conducting software testing during the implementation process for more effective implementations and reduced errors and downtime.

NAV Insights Posted: Jul 31 2016 - 2:00am

ArcherPoint's costing experts explain the cause and the cure when getting an unexpectedly high Standard Cost in Dynamics NAV.

NAV Insights Posted: Jul 30 2016 - 2:00am

ArcherPoint’s costing experts discuss how to ensure that inventory items are correctly posted to the G/L when using batch jobs in Microsoft Dynamics NAV.

Sue Ridgeway Posted: Jul 29 2016 - 6:05am

This informs Lanham E-Ship customers what they will need to be on E-Ship Version SE0.60.03 or higher to commission UPSLink accounts.

Saurav Dhyani Posted: Jul 27 2016 - 5:18am

An overview of Microsoft’s newest offering for business’, Microsoft Dynamics 365. Dynamics 365 continues multiple business apps that can be independently deployed.

Dave Weismann Posted: Jul 25 2016 - 7:30am

Maximizing your Dynamics NAV setup by first determining interchangeability, then deciding how to manage that Item systemically.

NAV Insights Posted: Jul 24 2016 - 2:00am

ArcherPoint’s costing experts show you how to reduce the number of Sub-Ledger entries in the General Ledger in Microsoft Dynamics NAV.

NAV Insights Posted: Jul 23 2016 - 2:00am

ArcherPoint’s costing experts offer useful tips on navigating on an Item Ledger Entry to verify posting to the General Ledger in Microsoft Dynamics NAV.

NAV Insights Posted: Jul 22 2016 - 5:24am

This week's Dev Digest shares news about the keynote for NAVUG Summit 2016, Project Madeira Canadian offering, Dynamics Professional's Exam Cram sessions, and Dynamics NAV insights.