Van Vugt's dynamiXs

Van Vugt's dynamiXs
  • The Anomaly of the XMLport Request Page

    The user interface of the XMLport has always been somewhat of a black swan. On the classic platform it was absent and you had to work around it yourself. With the emerge of the windows client (RTC) we did get a request page as one of the incentives for...
  • Poisson d'Avril - The Sequel, part #4

    4th time in a row Microsoft has given me the MVP award. Even though I personally feel I haven't been on the edge of things as in the previous years, I know I have been doing my best the past year to share my knowledge and experience and bother Microsoft...
  • Workshop NAV ALM using Team Foundation Server

    In close cooperation with the Plataan I will be conducting a 2 days workshop on NAV ALM using Team Foundation Server . You're welcome to join! ...
  • Extend Go To Definition with Navigation History

    ... and enable back and forth browsing. I often find myself in the situation that I have been navigating through some C/AL code using the Go To Definition feature of which I recon each NAV developer is still very pleased since the introduction of...
  • NAV ALM with Team Foundation Server | How-to Videos

    As you probably have noticed I have been detailing my NAV TechDays starting with branch and merge strategies . Meanwhile "TFS brother in arms" Soren Klemmensen has taken off with how-to videos. Very instructive! Click on the image to go...
  • NAV Branching & Merging Matters: Incorporating Standard NAV

    Reading my posts NAV ALM with Team Foundation Server | Branch Strategy and NAV ALM with Team Foundation Server | Merge Strategy you probably have been thinking: "Thanks and well done Luc, but doesn't sound like NAV specific." You're...
  • feliz NAVidad and much more for 2014

    ... to all of you. I hope on next New Year's Eve you will all be able to look back upon 2014 concluding that it has been worthwhile, whatever it was that crossed your "road". Goosebumps on your skin, love in your heart, even though that...
  • NAV ALM with Team Foundation Server | A Day in the Life of ...

    After our exploratory talk a couple of weeks ago, I was booked for yesterday by a Dutch NAV partner to help them out on their first steps 'into' TFS. Using Visual Studio Online we did setup a collection and a team project , drafted and implemented...
  • Christmas Eve: Merry, Merry Xmas

    Christmas Eve. Rain outside and moderate temperature. Cosy inside, having set the tree and decorated it with silver, red and gold, and the old electric candles that I inherited from days gone . Haven't used them for ages and still shining bright....
  • The Next Generation PartnerSource/CustomerSource?

    Did you see this communication on PartnerSource/CustomerSource? Having been harsh on MS various times with respect to PartnerSource I must admit I was quite astounded by this news. I really had to overcome some disbelief and force myself to read...
  • Book Review: Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2013 Inside

    When Rene Gayer informed his fellow Dynamics NAV MVPs, me included, about his new book on NAV 2013, I directly volunteered to read it and provide him with feedback. Looking back I guess I did not fully understood the implication of the first lines in...
  • NAV ALM with Team Foundation Server | Merge Strategy

    With my branch strategy post, I have provided you with a basis to design a source control structure to store your code in TFS. However, this is just half the story when it comes to how to keep the various branches in sync to the right extend. So here...
  • NAV ALM with Team Foundation Server | Branch Strategy

    So after my manifold "pledge" to go there and start today you might have been playing around with TFS. You did put your code there and started to update it with bug fixes and code enhancements. Great, but then you might have wondered: how does...
  • NAV ALM with Team Foundation Server | My Top 5

    Misty, autumnal Sunday late afternoon. Lost our field hockey match. Shoot. But won - again! - a game of Stone Age . YES! So now, time to sit down and start my elaboration on my NAV TechDays presentation on NAV ALM with Team Foundation Server, while my...
  • Visual Studio Online

    While me and my colleague Marcel were digging ourselves into NAV's cost calculation, Visual Studio 2013 was offically launched. Thus having missed all excitement and live communications, this morning I had a first and quick browse through all the...
  • NAV ALM with Team Foundation Server - #6 | Presentation Recording and Forum

    Have you already noticed that the recordings of the NAV TechDays 2013 sessions have been uploaded to mibuso.com? You can find them here: http://mibuso.com/downloads.asp?category=navtechdays2013 . Great to replay and get hold of the details you missed...
  • NAV ALM with Team Foundation Server - #5 | Presentation Slide Deck and Next

    It has been an intensive and rewarding week fully dedicated to the NAV TechDays 2013. Preparing and delivering my session. To those who where present (once more): thanx for being and a big hand to those who challenged me with their questions. Hope...
  • NAV ALM with Team Foundation Server - #4 | Condensed Session Impression

    Still not sure if you are going to join my session at the NAV TechDays? Well, here's a condensed impression. See you around in Antwerp.
  • NAV ALM with Team Foundation Server - #3 | Welcome to the Dynamics blog-o-sphere

    Typically my blog-o-sphere "radar" has restricted sight - whatever that sight may be - as I hadn't registered the emerge of this one in November 2012. I only stumbled across it as we found out that we're "brother in arms" in...
  • NAV ALM with VS Team Foundation Server (TFS) - #2

    In case I didn't provide you enough (convincing) reasons yet to start using Team Foundation Service , just wait until NAV TechDays. For now Brian Keller might already give you some more: Click on the image to go to the site and let Brian do...
  • NAV ALM with VS Team Foundation Server (TFS) - #1

    For those of you who having, in what ever way, an interest in Team Foundation Server - and of course has planned to come to my presentation at the coming NAV TechDays - it probably hasn't gone by unnoticed that this week Visual Studio 2013 (including...
  • My NAV TechDays 2013 - And Yours?

    Today, 21st of September. Summer behind, autumn upfront. My favourite season even though I detest leaving summer. But, you know, being born on the 4th of October ... A new season has just started. School for the kids. Hockey for me and my team fellows...
  • Some Compounds Statements - Part 2

    So where should compound statement be inserted in the samples I posted this week to get the code work right? Have a look below. But first ... ... code can work technically right when it compiles and doesn't throw any run-time error, which is...
  • Some Compounds Statements

    Have a look at these code samples and tell me where a compound statement , i.e. BEGIN-END, should be constructed to get the code work right. Just dare without going into NAV and verify. Sample 1 1. SalesCommentLine.SETRANGE("Document Type"...
  • NAV 2013 SEPA Credit Transfer and Direct Debit Updates - Netherlands - Arghhhhh

    Yesterday Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2013 SEPA Credit Transfer and Direct Debit Updates - Netherlands was released on PartnerSource. Something various partners and customers have been waiting for in The Netherlands. We too. But then for NAV 2009 R2. Instead...