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Microsoft Dynamics NAV by Mark Brummel, Christopher Studebaker, David Studebaker, David Roys, Vjekoslav Babić, Cristina Nicolàs Lorente, Laura Nicolàs Lorente, Alex Chow

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A developer's overview of NAV 2015

From the point of view of a developer, NAV 2015 consists of about 4,000 potentially customizable off-the-shelf program objects plus the Integrated Development Environment (the C/SIDE development tools), which allow us to modify existing objects and create new ones.

The NAV 2015 system is an object-based system made up of the seven different object types available in NAV. Strictly speaking, NAV is not a full-featured object-oriented system. A full-featured object-oriented system would allow the definition and creation of new object types, while NAV only allows the creation and modification of instances of the seven predefined object types.

NAV object types

Let's start with basic definitions of the NAV 2015 object ...

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