Using FTP over SSL/TLS (FTPS) in Business Central

I’ve made a .Net lib to access FTP over SSL/TLS functions from Nav/Business Central on Premise. It’s bases on limilabs Ftp.dll. This one is accepting all security certificate including self-signed. Do not confuse with SFTP that is FTP encapsulated in SSH. Download it here : Install thoses two DLLs in service and roletailored client addin […]

Properly handle Errors in your Nav/365 solutions

When we’re focus in our code, we do not alway anticipate about error handling. This can be very frustrating when we encouter field triggers error while testing and remade some piece of code to handle it. If you don’t know about, you can avoid this with two methods. TryFunction : You can set a function “TryFunction” […]

C/AL planned to be depreacated in two years by MS

Big changes are comming, Microsoft Business Central Roadmap was updated after Direction NA event. Get ready for the end of C/AL planned in two years. This will mark the begining of a new approch of work, investing on more timeproof developments reducing long term technical debt for Business Central customers who need specific modifications (aka […]

Publish designed page from sandbox to Business Central

If you already played with the “design” page functionnality in Business Central, you probably hurt to the struggle “how to design page in Business Central as in the sandbox environnement”. As far as I know this functionnalty is only available in our sandbox environment. When you finish your page modifications, an extension is generated : […]

Fastly publish extension from Nav 2018 RTC

If you already working with Nav 2018 extension, you know you have to go through powershell command to import new .app in Nav : How to: Publish and Install Extention I developped small function to allow you to do this fastly through RTC on Extention management page. A new button “Import” ask an app file with […]

Consume Nav WebService CodeUnit with Php

You can find plenty information over internet to consume nav web service but lot of them need modification for working in your case. I provide you a Php code to consume Nav Codeunit by SOAP Webservice tested and working. Nav part : – Create a codeunit with public method you want to be accessible. – […]

Modify Nav Database for automatic source code archiving

I searched a way to automaticly export Nav objects source code when modified/compiled. This save the powershell export command time. This was destinated to a TFS server and structured by object type but you can easly modify file name/structure as you want if you’re ok with SQL. Warning, this modification do not concern Azure Nav installations. […]