In this article I will explain how to install the Web Server Components for Dynamics NAV 2016. High-level steps: 1. Install the ‘Web Server Components’ from the Dynamics NAV DVD. 2. Start your internet browser and go to http://yourservername:8080. More detailed steps: 1. Install the ‘Web Server Components’ from the Dynamics NAV 2016 DVD. a.… Read More How to install the NAV Web Client (Web Server Components)
Before you can access Microsoft Dynamics NAV you should be known as a user in the NAV database. (The only exception is when there a created no users at all then everyone will be granted access with SUPER permissions.) So when you haven’t been created (in NAV) as a user you will get the following… Read More You do not have access to Microsoft Dynamics NAV. Verify that you have been set up as a valid user in Microsoft Dynamics NAV.
The Role Tailored Client (RTC) or Windows Client for Dynamics NAV 2016 has a different Role Center for each type of User. Everytime you start NAV this page will be your ‘starting point’. For example, if a user has the Profile ‘Order Processor’ then he or she will see the ‘Order Processor’ role center. So… Read More Configuration and personalization in NAV 2016
A Microsoft Dynamics SQL database consists at least out of three files: – MDF File – NDF File – LDF File The MDF file is the master data file and holds all the information for the other files that make up the database. The recommended file extension for MDF files is .mdf Windows Server 2012… Read More Physical Database Structure of a Dynamics NAV SQL database
During the Setup of Dynamics NAV 2016 you are asked to provide a username and password of the NAV serviceaccount. If you don’t specify an account then ‘NETWORK SERVICE’ will be used. This is a local Built-in account. If SQL Server is running on the same machine (a two tier setup) as the NST (NAV… Read More How to create an NAV Serviceaccount
Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2016 has been built on a three tier architecture. Using this architecture provides scalability and flexibility. The three tier architecture consist of the following:: – Data tier – Service tier (middle tier) – Client tier Each tier should be installed on a separate server but for demonstration or development purposes you could… Read More Dynamics NAV 2016 Architecture
Since the introduction of NAV 2016 the Windows Client is now also 64 bit just like the NAV Server. When you install the ‘Role Tailored Client’ from the NAV DVD you will now get 2 Windows Client executables: 32 bits version: C:\Program Files (x86)\Microsoft Dynamics NAV\90\RoleTailored Client\Microsoft.Dynamics.Nav.Client.exe Use this client if your NAV partner is using 32… Read More New 64 bits Dynamics NAV Client!