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Programming Microsoft® Dynamics™ NAV: Create, modify, and maintain applications in NAV 5.0, the latest version of the ERP application formerly known as Navision by David Studebaker

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Data-Focused Design for New Functionality

Any new application design must begin with certain basic analysis and design tasks. That is just as applicable when our design is for new functionality to be integrated into an existing standard software package such as NAV. Before we dig into what needs to be done in an NAV system, let us briefly consider some of what has to happen in any system when you are designing and developing a new area of application functionality.

Define the Big Picture: The End Goals

What capability is the new application functionality intended to accomplish? This needs to be spelled out in sufficient detail so that the designers will know when they are done. Not only do the end goals need to state what the new functional expectations ...

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