Update for NAV development Tools (January)

By looking at overhelming response from entire NAV community,MS team is working constantly to improve the New NAV development tool. During this month lot of issues,bugs raised on github and based on that update released which will automatically applied on Azure Gallery.Code written from the December update is expected to work, however, please note that between versions code needs to be moved to the new VM and extensions must be recompiled and redeployed which will result in a data loss. Use http://aka.ms/navdeveloperpreview to create a version of the new image.

Updates in January

  • Fixed various bugs reported by the community in the in-client designer.
  • You can now reference Report and XMLPort objects from the base application. This gives you the ability to use these objects in the RunObject property, as well as, declare variables of the types Report and XMLPort, and call AL functions on them.
  • Improved IntelliSense for Pages and Tables. IntelliSense will offer keywords in Pages and Tables
  • IntelliSense for attributes 


Continue report your issues on https://github.com/microsoft/al/issues project.


Keep Testing



source :- https://blogs.msdn.microsoft.com/nav/2017/01/14/nav-development-tools-preview-january-update/

Author: Ammolh Saallvi

I'm a Dynamics NAV/Navision developer and helps partners and end-users with their NAV implementations. I do everything from third-party management advisory, training to new NAV teams, project management, training, setup and development. Do you want to hire me to help getting your project a success? Then contact me via dropping one email from linkedin Expertise in end-to-end development of software products from requirement analysis to System Study, Documentation and Testing. Demonstrated abilities in analyzing information system needs, evaluating end-user requirements, custom designing solutions, troubleshooting for complex information systems management. Deft at carrying out risk analysis, impact analysis, project reviews and documentation. Strong Problem solving & Technical skills coupled with confident decision making for enabling effective solutions leading to high customer satisfaction as well as low operational costs. Certifications:- Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist -Dynamics Microsoft Sure Step Certified Professional Moderator at DUG Forum Specialties: • ERP Implementation • Client/Server Programming • Coding, Testing, troubleshooting and documentation. • Database Tuning and SQL • Database Performance • Debugging large programs • Project Management and Resource Management.

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