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


Assume that you apply hotfix 2710187 and hotfix 2761776 in Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2009. You calculate depreciation for a fixed asset. In this situation, when you view the journal for the depreciation, the depreciation amount is incorrect. This problem occurs in the following products:

  • Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2009 R2

  • Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2009 Service Pack 1

For more information about hotfix 2710187, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:

2710187 The system returns incorrect depreciation amounts after you post an appreciation entry in Microsoft Dynamics NAV For more information about hotfix 2761776, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:

2761776 The system calculates the depreciation for a fixed asset incorrectly after you post a fixed asset G/L journal that has an appreciation entry for the fixed asset in the Polish version of Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2009


Hotfix information

A supported hotfix is now available from Microsoft. However, it is only intended to correct the problem that is described in this article. Apply it only to systems that are experiencing this specific problem. This hotfix may receive additional testing. Therefore, if you are not severely affected by this problem, we recommend that you wait for the next Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2009 service pack or the next Microsoft Dynamics NAV version that contains this hotfix.

Note In 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 additional support questions and issues that do not qualify for the specific update in question.

Installation information

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Note Before you install this hotfix, verify that all Microsoft Navision client users are logged off the system. This includes Microsoft Navision Application Services (NAS) client users. You should be the only client user who is logged on when you implement this hotfix.

To implement this hotfix, you must have a developer license.

We recommend that the user account in the Windows Logins window or in the Database Logins window be assigned the "SUPER" role ID. If the user account cannot be assigned the "SUPER" role ID, you must verify that the user account has the following permissions:

  • The Modify permission for the object that you will be changing.

  • The Execute permission for the System Object ID 5210 object and for the System Object ID 9015 object.

Note You do not have to have rights to the data stores unless you have to perform data repair.

Code changes

Note Always test code fixes in a controlled environment before you apply the fixes to your production computers.
To install this hotfix, change the code in the CalculateDeprAmount function in the Calculate Normal Depreciation codeunit (5611) as follows:
Existing code

NumberOfDays := DaysInPeriod;

// Delete the following line.
FirstDeprDate := DeprStartingDate;


Replacement code

NumberOfDays := DaysInPeriod;

// Add the following lines.
IF FADeprBook."Last Depreciation Date" = 0D THEN
FirstDeprDate := DeprStartingDate;
// End of the lines.



You must have one of the following products installed to apply this hotfix:

  • Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2009 R2

  • Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2009 Service Pack 1

Removal information

You cannot remove this hotfix.


Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section.

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