O'Reilly logo

Microsoft Dynamics NAV Administration by Sharan Oberoi, Amit Sachdev

Stay ahead with the world's most comprehensive technology and business learning platform.

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required

Reporting capabilities in NAV

Designing reports in NAV2009 is divided into the following parts:

  • Defining the data model for the report
  • Defining relationships
  • Designing the layout
  • Matrix design
  • Adding links to external objects or other reports
  • Conditional formatting

Defining the data model

The first step is to define the data model for the report. This is done using the Classic client option in NAV.

To define the data model, perform the following steps:

  1. Open Object Designer from the Classic client by using the function key F12 or from the Tools menu.
  2. In Object Designer, click Report and then click the New button to open the new report.
  3. In the Table field, click the drop-down arrow, and then select the table. In this example, we will design a report that ...

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, interactive tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required