Quick Tip: Dynamics NAV Desktop Shortcuts

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Do you have users that only use Microsoft Dynamics NAV to access one or two pages or reports? Or, do you want Microsoft Dynamics NAV to open directly to a specific page or record? A couple of desktop shortcuts might be your solution.

Follow These Simple Steps to Install A Desktop Shortcut for Easy Access to Specific Reports

Most pages and reports in Microsoft Dynamics NAV have the option to “Copy Link to Page”. This creates a URL style link and copies it to your clipboard.

File ? Page ? Copy Link to Page

Right click on your desktop. Select New ? Shortcut.

Right click ? New ? ShortcutRight click in the address box and select Paste.

Right click ? Paste

Select Next.

Select Next

Provide a useful name for the Shortcut and select Finish.

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And voilà! You now have an easy to access link from your desktop to that page, report or record.

Desktop Shortcut


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