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In the past days I have build a small iOS App that talks to my Navision API Service (further referred to as API). The API acts like a proxy service between Dynamics NAV and the rest of the world and could be accessed by many different Apps and devices. The API is able to consume data that is published as a web service from Dynamics NAV and publish this data Read more


For me it is great to be able to have fun with two environments I very much love: on a daily basis I work with Microsoft Dynamics NAV and consult and develop for customers for a market leading Microsoft partner. In my spare time and for a occasional customer I love my development tool Xojo. It enables me to make cross-platform applications, web applications and services and even iOS apps. Read more


JSON (JavaScript Object Notation) is a document with structured data used on a growing number of platforms and looks like the preferred way of handling data between iOS devices and web services. Recently, and inspired by a NAV development training I have been looking for a way to consume data from Microsoft Dynamics NAV by the iOS platform. I found out that it is quite simple to expose data as Read more


On this snow-white saturday morning, I decided to install and start to test drive NAV2009R2. This test drive will be done in several parts because it’s just too much work to cover all changes in one blogpost at once. I will share with you my thoughts about the new technologies used and the changes in strategy Microsoft has made. Yesterday I downloaded my copy from this link, as announced by Read more


This week a customer asked me to export tracking/reservation information (from table Reservation Entry) related to warehouse shipping order lines (custom table) to a file. Goal of the solution was to export shipping information to WinRoute, a third-party application for route calculation and distribution management. Thinking about a solution reminded me of the fact that I have seen a lot of code, solving this, by simply getting the related records Read more