This article applies to Microsoft Dynamics NAV for the following countries and language locales.

  • Australia (au)

  • Denmark (dk)

  • France (fr)

  • Germany (de)

  • Great Britain (gb)

  • India (in)

  • Italy (it)

  • Netherlands (nl)

  • New Zealand (nz)

  • North America (na)

  • Spain (es)

  • Sweden (se)

Symptoms

The application objects unexpectedly contain Microsoft internal change log comments in localized versions of Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2013. The comments do not affect the functionality in the released product. However, when you compare the files with earlier versions, for example during an upgrade, you see multiple false differences. This problem occurs in the following versions of Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2013 that were released on September 25, 2012:

  • The Australian version of Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2013

  • The Danish version of Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2013

  • The French version of Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2013

  • The German version of Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2013

  • The United Kingdom version of Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2013

  • The Indian version of Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2013

  • The Italian version of Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2013

  • The New Zealand version of Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2013

  • The Netherlands version of Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2013

  • The North American version of Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2013

  • The Spanish version of Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2013

  • The Swedish version of Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2013

Note This problem does not exist in the W1 version of Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2013.

Resolution

Hotfix information

A supported hotfix is available from Microsoft. There is a "Hotfix download available" section at the top of this Knowledge Base article. If you are encountering an issue downloading, installing this hotfix, or have other technical support questions, contact your partner or, if enrolled in a support plan directly with Microsoft, you can contact technical support for Microsoft Dynamics and create a new support request. To do this, visit the following Microsoft website:

https://mbs.microsoft.com/support/newstart.aspx You can also contact technical support for Microsoft Dynamics by phone using these links for country specific phone numbers. To do this, visit one of the following Microsoft websites:

Partners

https://mbs.microsoft.com/partnersource/support/Customers

https://mbs.microsoft.com/customersource/support/information/SupportInformation/global_support_contacts_eng.htmIn special cases, charges that are ordinarily incurred for support calls may be canceled if a Technical Support Professional for Microsoft Dynamics and related products determines that a specific update will resolve your problem. The usual support costs will apply to any additional support questions and issues that do not qualify for the specific update in question.

How to obtain the Microsoft Dynamics NAV hotfix or update files

After you request a Microsoft Dynamics NAV hotfix, a hyperlink will be sent to you in an e-mail.


The e-mail will contain a hyperlink and a password. You can use the hyperlink to download the Microsoft Dynamics NAV hotfix or the update files. When you click the hyperlink, the File Download – Security Warning dialog box opens. Then, you are prompted to run, to save, or to cancel the download.


If you click Run, the files start the download and the extraction process. You must specify a folder for the new files, and then provide the password.


If you click Save, you must specify a path for saving the compressed file. When you open the file that you saved, you are prompted to specify a path for the files. Then, you must provide the password provided in the e-mail.


If you click Cancel, the download process stops.


How to install a Microsoft Dynamics NAV hotfix or an update file

The Microsoft Dynamics NAV platform hotfixes and updates are made available as single files. To resolve this problem, follow these steps:

  1. Download the hotfix file for your local version.

  2. Import the .fob file into an unmodified Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2013 database.

  3. Replace the existing objects in the database.

Note For the North American version of Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2013, see Known Issues in Release Notes for Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2013 about problems with US captions and strings. If you have not installed the English (US) language module in the North American version of Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2013 database, install the English (US) language module after you import the objects in this hotfix.

File information

The following versions of this hotfix have the file attributes that are listed in the following tables. The dates and times for these files are listed in Coordinated Universal Time (UTC). When you view the file information, it is converted to local time. To find the difference between UTC and local time, use the Time Zone tab in the Date and Time item in Control Panel:

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