Dynamics NAV 2018 has arrived – and it’s packed with new features

The eagerly awaited new release of Dynamics NAV is now available.

Published: December 14, 2017 (Updated: March 29, 2019)

Dynamics NAV 2018 features many updates, improvements and enhancements as well as deeper Microsoft Office integration. Here we’ll take a closer look at some of these exciting changes.

Closer integration with other Microsoft and third-party products

Microsoft has added deeper integration between Dynamics NAV 2018 and other Microsoft products, such as Dynamics 365, Office 365, Power Bi, Power Apps and Flow – as well as closer integration between other third-party applications and services.

With improvements to Office 365 integration, you can now receive reminders and interactions from Microsoft Outlook.

AI integration with Microsoft Cognitive services

Advanced algorithms allow users to incorporate artificial intelligence into Dynamics NAV. Speech recognition, language recognition and even facial recognition can all be incorporated in your HR workflows, while product recognition can automate the categorisation of your products.

New extensibility model

By incorporating a new extensions model, your Dynamics NAV 2018 solution can be customised to suit your business’ needs through a new, modern VSCode-based development environment.

New REST integration API

Easily integrate services into Dynamics NAV with easy-to-use authentication.

Personalise your Dynamics NAV workspace

Boost your productivity and make Dynamics NAV 2018 look and feel how you want it to – in just a few clicks.

Report previews

Preview and print reports, invoices, balance sheets and more directly within Dynamics NAV.

Create and assign tasks to users

The new User Tasks feature allows you to create reminders for tasks to be completed. Create tasks for yourself or assign them to other users.

Edit in Excel

Edit records such as journals In Microsoft Excel, then publish them back into Dynamics NAV 2018.

Countless other improvements to the Dynamics NAV core, integrations and more

Including Quckbooks file import, analysing financial statements in Excel, improvements to large EC Sales Lists, and much, much more.

Contact etaCsolutions today to find out more about Dynamics NAV 2018. Our Developers and Consultants are fully certified by Microsoft, have decades of experience between them in developing for NAV and are extremely experienced with integrating Dynamics NAV with third party applications.

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