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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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Setup Update Pattern

Implementing the correct setup for a complex ERP system like Microsoft Dynamics NAV can be a lot of work and is error prone.

Setup Update Pattern can be implemented to guide end users to set up the system if they try to use a feature that is not set up correctly.

Technical description

Instead of programming TESTFIELD in a setup field that would result in an error message to the user, we need to implement a function that guides users through the process.

Technical description

The function is a member of the setup table, and should explain its purpose. As an example, we will look at CompanyInfo.VerifyAndSetPaymentInfo.

This function is called from the Sales ...

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