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How do I: Create a (free) Business Central trial?

A question I see over and over again is: How Do I create a free Business Central trial? So I decided to write a guide , that you can find/download here: blog/BCTrial at master · srenders/blog (github.com) Basically, it’s very simple: You...

Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central API v2.0 Reference

I’m delighted to introduce a new book I had the pleasure of co-authoring. A book that is aiming to be a full reference for all standard Business Central APIs. It contains a lot of information about APIs in general and ...

Inexplicable delays when calling (OnPrem) Business Central API’s (and how to solve it)

So, I was reminded recently during a twitter thread about an issue we had been having that we investigated quite thoroughly to figure out what was going on. The issue We always try to upgrade all customers to latest release – and we encountered some delays in API communications, which seemed to got worse at …

ChatGPT di OpenAI test con Microsoft AL Language: creazione di una app per leggere una pagina web e salvare i dati presenti nella pagina in un foglio Excel

Chat GPT-3 di OpenAI La chat GPT-3 (Generative Pre-trained Transformer 3) è un modello di linguaggio di ultima generazione sviluppato

Areopa webinars: Why are dataflows so interesting for Power BI and Business Central?

The Areopa webinar “ Why are dataflows so interesting for Power BI and Business Central? “, is now available on YouTube: 20221219 – Why are dataflows so interesting for Power BI and Business Central – YouTube It was an honor to be asked by Luc...

A Business Central “Upgrade Code” saga…

Not too long ago, we had an upgrade issue at a customer: the upgrade timed out, and after investigation, it was simply because our upgrade code: it took too long to modify 130000 records (well – and quite some validations, I admit, but still – it’s not that much, is it?). This made me hold …

Business Central from On-Premise to Cloud APIs

Business Central Cloud Migration Scenario It’s possible to use APIs to perform the data migration in automatic mode (Silent Mode).

Prepare for the new invoice posting engine!

Introduction In version 2021 wave 2 (v19) a new feature was introduced, called “Extend general ledger posting aggregations”. The reason for this new feature is that the table "Invoice Post. Buffer" could not easily be extended. This table is used ...

How do I: Monitor the Business Central Job Queue using Power BI?

Recently I had a situation where a job queue failed in Business Central. Actually, it had been failing for a few days, and in Business Central, as far as I now, there’s no way, out of the box, to get a notification about that. So, I got thinking, could...

How do I: Create an Excel Layout Report?

Not so long-ago Excel report layouts were added in Business Central. With Excel layouts for Business Central reports, users can now create and edit report layouts simply by using the full palette of capabilities in Excel such as sliders , diagrams ...