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ArcherPoint’s team of professionals has decades of experience in Microsoft Dynamics NAV development and are at the forefront of Dynamics 365 Business Central adoption. Our expertise includes project management, accounting, business intelligence and reporting, best business practices, and more. We love to share our expertise through the ArcherPoint and ArcherPoint Developer Blogs. Be sure to subscribe through RSS or email to stay up on the latest news, tips, and information.

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Sara Keck
Posted: Jan 22, 2018 - 06:23am

Brief explanation of the what, and why, of ArcherPoint’s cloud support plan. Includes limited time offer.

Suzanne Scanlan
Posted: Jan 19, 2018 - 06:01am

An issue with the Item Sales Statistic report in Dynamics NAV 2017, setting up a maximum quantity for discounts, and the quip of the day.

NAV Insights
Posted: Jan 17, 2018 - 05:56am

A quick look at some of the top trends in the ERP industry for 2018.

Sara Keck
Posted: Jan 15, 2018 - 05:47am

A simple explanation of Microsoft Azure, the cloud, and the various Azure cloud services available.

Suzanne Scanlan
Posted: Jan 12, 2018 - 06:19am

Microsoft Dynamics NAV tips regarding multiple discounts, table relationships, standard costing by SKU, and a sale by Packt that is going on now.

Sowkarthika Ra…
Posted: Jan 10, 2018 - 06:13am

Microsoft recently released Dynamics NAV 2018 with a multitude of new features and functionality. This blog covers just some of those new features.

Gwendolynn Massie
Posted: Jan 08, 2018 - 05:42am

Learn how to go back into a closed year of Microsoft Dynamics NAV to make corrections or changes.

Suzanne Scanlan
Posted: Jan 05, 2018 - 06:10am

 Running Dynamics NAV version 2015 and earlier on Docker and the new web service for currency rate updates for Dynamics NAV.

Suzanne Scanlan
Posted: Jan 03, 2018 - 06:02am

Enjoy quick links to the best of our Dynamics NAV blogs in 2017.

Suzanne Scanlan
Posted: Dec 29, 2017 - 05:51am

Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2018’s wow factor, establishing inventory periods when items have been deleted, and a farewell to 2017.

Suzanne Scanlan
Posted: Dec 22, 2017 - 05:48am

AL extensions, NAV development preview, Power BI, and much more in this installment of our Dynamics NAV developer digest.

NAV Insights
Posted: Dec 20, 2017 - 05:42am

High-level overview of business deduction section of the IRS tax code, Section 179, and what it means for businesses.

NAV Insights
Posted: Dec 18, 2017 - 05:37am

A few tips to help make year-end closing in Dynamics NAV go as smooth as possible.

Suzanne Scanlan
Posted: Dec 15, 2017 - 05:52am

Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2018 is now available, shrinking CRONUS databases, and Dynamics NAV reporting tips and tricks.

NAV Insights
Posted: Dec 13, 2017 - 05:30am

The top two ways to help optimize your Dynamics NAV Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) investment.

Jon Long
Posted: Dec 11, 2017 - 05:22am

Opinion piece on the advantages of refactoring your Dynamics NAV code to Events with a timely update from Microsoft.

Suzanne Scanlan
Posted: Dec 08, 2017 - 05:57am

Microsoft Tech Days recap, Dynamics NAV cumulative updates for November, Visual Studio Live Share, a reminder about reports, and silly code question of the day.

Gwendolynn Massie
Posted: Dec 06, 2017 - 06:03am

Learn how to use a new feature that became available in Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2017, Account Categories, which automatically creates account schedules and financial statements.

Gwendolynn Massie
Posted: Dec 04, 2017 - 05:52am

This is a brief tutorial showing how to get checks to print when using multiple bank accounts and working in Microsoft Dynamics NAV (formerly Navision).

Suzanne Scanlan
Posted: Dec 01, 2017 - 05:37am

A drill down into an issue with the Adjust Cost Item Entries report in Microsoft Dynamics NAV taking too long to run.

Gwendolynn Massie
Posted: Nov 29, 2017 - 05:30am

Learn how to access and use the Check Ledger Entry screen in Microsoft Dynamics NAV to its fullest potential. Also covers difference between voided and financially voided entry status.

Gwendolynn Massie
Posted: Nov 27, 2017 - 06:17am

Learn how to increase productivity and efficiency by using the new feature introduced in Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2017, MyNotifications.

Suzanne Scanlan
Posted: Nov 24, 2017 - 06:12am

Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2018 developer preview, issues with Microsoft Docker on Windows 10, and the Navision 4.03 debugger are on tap this week in developer digest.

NAV Insights
Posted: Nov 22, 2017 - 05:03am

Signs to look for to determine if your ERP (Enterprise Resource Planning) software implementation is going (or is already gone) awry and how to save the project.

Gwendolynn Massie
Posted: Nov 20, 2017 - 05:51am

Learn how to increase productivity and efficiency by using the Document Number Formulas within the Recurring Journal feature in Microsoft Dynamics NAV (formerly Navision).

Suzanne Scanlan
Posted: Nov 17, 2017 - 06:14am

This week, we focus on how to append a printed purchase order in Microsoft Dynamics NAV with another document.

NAV Insights
Posted: Nov 15, 2017 - 06:08am

Top three ways to know if your ERP partner is the right fit for your company.

Gwendolynn Massie
Posted: Nov 13, 2017 - 06:15am

Learn how to increase productivity and efficiency by using the Recurring Journal feature in Microsoft Dynamics NAV (formerly Navision).

Suzanne Scanlan
Posted: Nov 10, 2017 - 06:17am

Excitement around Microsoft Dynamics NAV on Docker is apparent, but what is it and why are NAV developers so enthusiastic about it?

NAV Insights
Posted: Nov 08, 2017 - 06:05am

ERP (enterprise resource planning) software helps to consolidate systems, improve business processes, and provides access real-time data, giving manufacturing companies a competitive edge.

NAV Insights
Posted: Nov 06, 2017 - 05:24am

The impact on data use and customer service with AI (Artificial Intelligence)-enabled ERP (Enterprise Resource Planning) software.

Suzanne Scanlan
Posted: Nov 03, 2017 - 05:38am

Team Foundation Server, Dynamics NAV October 2017 developer preview, scheduling NAV services restart, SQL script to remove decimal places, and default dimensions on Location card.

Christine Satariano
Posted: Nov 01, 2017 - 05:54am

A subscription-based ERP upgrade strategy offers benefits to ensure you never miss a new feature, software update, bug fix, or other improvement to your ERP software.

Suzanne Scanlan
Posted: Oct 30, 2017 - 05:32am

This blog highlights many of the feature enhancements of Dynamics NAV 2017 including improvements to notifications, permission sets, setup, currency exchange, and Excel integration.

Suzanne Scanlan
Posted: Oct 27, 2017 - 05:38am

Using NAS to data sync on Dynamics NAV version 5, the new AL formatter, and Outlook getting a new look are in this week’s developer digest.

NAV Insights
Posted: Oct 25, 2017 - 05:30am

Tips to help ensure a successful ERP (Enterprise Resource Planning) implementation.

Suzanne Scanlan
Posted: Oct 23, 2017 - 05:36am

Short videos highlighting the reporting, navigation, and other feature enhancements found in Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2017.

Suzanne Scanlan
Posted: Oct 20, 2017 - 06:00am

Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2018 to be released on Dec 1, old school Navision fun, and revisiting how to properly modify a field drop-down list in Dynamics NAV.

Gwendolynn Massie
Posted: Oct 18, 2017 - 05:36am

Learn how to use the Chart Parts feature in the RTC (Role Tailored Client) version of Microsoft Dynamics NAV.

NAV Insights
Posted: Oct 16, 2017 - 05:26am

Highlighting some of the advantages of using a cloud-based ERP system.

Suzanne Scanlan
Posted: Oct 13, 2017 - 05:15am

Dynamics NAV supported on upcoming versions of Window, iOS, and Android, plus Dynamics NAV report conversions and web services.

Elly Combow
Posted: Oct 11, 2017 - 06:07am

Learn how to create a calendar or date reference for your data and organize it by building a DAX date table in Power BI.

NAV Insights
Posted: Oct 09, 2017 - 06:10am

Microsoft Dynamics 365 is a cloud-based ERP. It is flexible and scalable, ideal for a small to mid-sized business with changing and growing needs.

Suzanne Scanlan
Posted: Oct 06, 2017 - 05:45am

Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2018 release, comment field on the NAV Journal page, and the upcoming Microsoft Excel release.

Elly Combow
Posted: Oct 04, 2017 - 06:27am

A workaround using Microsoft Excel’s rank function to create a ranked Jet Report for replicated lists.

Gwendolynn Massie
Posted: Oct 02, 2017 - 05:58am

 Learn how to save time and frustration by fixing stuck filtered views in Microsoft Dynamics NAV Classic Client without deleting all customizations.

Suzanne Scanlan
Posted: Sep 29, 2017 - 05:20am

Setting up Positive Pay, custom report layouts, and more for the Dynamics NAV developer.

Gwendolynn Massie
Posted: Sep 27, 2017 - 05:10am

Learn how the User Personalization feature available in the newer versions of Microsoft Dynamics NAV can customize each user’s experience, enabling greater productivity.

NAV Insights
Posted: Sep 25, 2017 - 06:01am

Ask these questions to determine if your business is ready for an ERP system.

Suzanne Scanlan
Posted: Sep 22, 2017 - 05:44am

Discover topics of interest to Microsoft Dynamics NAV developers – how many country versions can be in one database, an argument for test driven development, and more.