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Upgrade Utility for Dynamics NAV

Use the upgrade utility to implement the improved storage method of transactions in Microsoft Dynamics NAV for the following AvaTax Update for Microsoft Dynamics NAV releases:

  • Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2009 R2 6.00.32012.23.00
  • Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2013 RTM 7.00.33781.06.04
  • Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2013 R2 7.10.35473.12.00
  • Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2015 RTM 8.00.37874.09.00
  • Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2016 RTM 9.00.42815.04.00

Upgrade utility

To upgrade from your existing AvaTax Update for Microsoft Dynamics NAV release, follow these steps:

  1. In Microsoft Dynamics NAV Development Environment, go to Tool > Object Designer.
  2. In the Object Designer window, go to File > Import, select Ava Merge tool 1.fob and click Open. This file is a part of the release build.

      

    1. The following message is displayed. To open the Import Worksheet, click No.

    2. Click Replace All.
    3. After the processing is complete, click OK. Microsoft Dynamics NAV imports the files.

    4. In the Import Complete window, click OK. The Object Designer window lists the objects imported in Microsoft Dynamics NAV.

    5. Select the Codeunit 14073499 Ava Merge.

    6. Compile the Codeunit. To compile,go to Tools and click Compile. If you receive a compilation error, comment out the error line, save the Codeunit, and compile it again. Repeat these steps until the Codeunit compilation is error free. 
    7. Click Run and then click OK.

    8. In the Object Designer window, click Table and ensure that the following tables are created. To confirm the table content, select the table and click Run.

  3. In the Object Designer window, go to File > Import and select the release build that you have downloaded from AvaTax Update.
    1. The following message is displayed. Click No.

    2. Click Replace All.
    3. After the processing is complete, click OK. Microsoft Dynamics NAV imports the files and then displays the status on completion.
  4. In the Object Designer window, go to File > Import, select Ava Merge tool 2.fob and click Open. This file is a part of the release build. 
    1. The following message is displayed. Click No.

    2. Select the Codeunit 14073500 Ava Merge tool 2.

    3. Click Replace All.
    4. After the processing is complete, click OK

    5. In the Import Complete window, click OK. The Object Designer window lists the objects imported in Microsoft Dynamics NAV.

    6. Select the Codeunit 14073500 Ava Merge tool 2.

    7. Click Run and then click OK.

    8. In the Object Designer window, click Table and ensure that the following tables are created. To confirm the table content, select the table and click Run.

  5. In Microsoft Dynamics NAV on the left pane, click Home > Departments > AvaTax > Setup. On the right pane under Administration, click AvaTax Configuration. Go to AvaTax > About AvaTax and confirm you now have the latest release version.


 

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