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ArcherPoint Dynamics Developer Digest – vol 99Dynamics NAV Developer Digest

The ArcherPoint technical staff—made up of developers, project managers, and consultants – is constantly communicating internally, with the goal of sharing helpful information with one another.

As they run into issues and questions, find the answers, and make new discoveries, they post them companywide on Yammer for everyone’s benefit. We in Marketing watch these interactions and never cease to be amazed by the creativity, dedication, and brainpower we’re so fortunate to have in this group—so we thought, wouldn’t it be great to share them with the rest of the Microsoft Dynamics NAV Community? So, the ArcherPoint Microsoft Dynamics NAV Developer Digest was born. Each week, we present a collection of thoughts and findings from the ArcherPoint staff. We hope these insights will benefit you, too.

Question about copying companies in the Role Tailored Client:

There was a feature in the classic client of NAV where you could copy setup tables from one company to another. I can't seem to find it in the Role Tailored Client. Does anyone know where to find that feature in the RTC or if it's still there?

Answered by Helle Madsen: In the RapidStart Services menu, go to Configuration Worksheet, and select the 'Copy Data from Company' action under Tools ribbon option. You need to have a line in the worksheet for each table you want to copy from, and there must be no records in the company for the selected table(s).

A Convenient Tool to Schedule Meetings, Integrated with Outlook Calendar

Posted by Teresa Stewart: TimeTrade is a tool that allows customers to see available times on your Outlook Calendar. Using parameters, you determine and select convenient times for calls or meetings. It’s very easy to setup and use and prevents endless emails trying to schedule a convenient time to meet with those that cannot see your calendar.

Why John Deere Measures Employee Morale Every 2 Weeks

Shared by Dan Sass. Hint, it has something to do with Agile. I like how they operate.

AMC Banking is Starting to Localize their Products

Alan Lyczkowski shared that AMC-Banking is now ready with a new localization package for Microsoft Dynamics NAV. The new package contains:

For Dynamics NAV 2016 (Denmark, Great Britain, North America and W1):

  • Payment methods for Great Britain: CHAPS, BACS and Faster Payments
  • Import of Credit Advice (used for reconciliation of incoming payments in the accounts receivable e.g. Lockbox)
  • Import of Bank Statement with multiple bank accounts
  • Danish localization - OCR Payments (FIK 71, 73, 04 and 01)
  • Payment advice to vendors (inform the supplier that their invoice has been paid): now it is possible to inform a list of invoices that has been paid in the electronic file, when summarizing payments per Vendor
  • Positive Pay: electronic file containing a list of issued checks

For Dynamics NAV 2015 (Denmark, Great Britain, North America and W1):

  • Payment methods for Great Britain: CHAPS, BACS and Faster Payments
  • Included the above mentioned functionalities for the British version of Dynamics NAV

Contact your Dynamics NAV partner for more information.

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