Cumulative Update 8 for Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2013 R2 (Build 36897)

This article applies to Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2013 R2 for all countries and all language locales.

Overview

This Cumulative Update includes all hotfixes and regulatory features that have been released for Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2013 R2, including hotfixes and regulatory features that were released in previous Cumulative Updates.

This Cumulative Update replaces previously released Cumulative Updates. You should always install the latest Cumulative Update.

Note Implementing this cumulative update will require a database conversion unless you have already implemented cumulative update 5.

It may be necessary to update your license after implementing this hotfix to gain access to new objects included in this or a previous cumulative update (this only applies to customer licenses).

For a list of Cumulative Updates released for Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2013 R2, choose the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
2914930 Released Cumulative Updates for Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2013 R2
For a complete list of all hotfixes released in Cumulative Updates for Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2013 R2, view the following CustomerSource and PartnerSource pages:
CustomerSource
PartnerSource
Cumulative Updates are intended for new and existing customers who are running Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2013 R2.

Important

We recommend that you contact your Microsoft Dynamics Partner before you install hotfixes or updates. It is important to verify that your environment is compatible with the hotfixes or updates being installed. A hotfix or update may cause interoperability issues with customizations and third-party products that work with your Microsoft Dynamics NAV solution.

Problems that are resolved in this Cumulative Update

The following problems are resolved in this Cumulative Update:
Platform hotfixes
IDTitle
359029The windows client crashes when you press CTRL+ALT+F1 on a Notes system page
359108Translate import modifies object properties even nothing was imported
358947Reconnect fails from report request pages when Idle Client Timeout is set on a NAV Server instance
359181Enhance event viewer log when there are not permitted characters in Metadata field content in Object Metadata Snapshot table
359081WAADSignInForm allows redirects to convert SAML token to SAML 2.0
358478Various errors when trying to import a large *.fob file with NAV 2013 R2
359282Performance hit when importing fob files
358046Treeview is collapsing with every page refresh
359180Attention style truncates numbers on the right
359013Date and time fields are left-aligned in the Hebrew version
353822Compiling a table imported from a text file can cause incorrect properties to be set for missing objects referenced in the TableRelation property
359144AssistEdit or DrillDown on a ratio control crashes the windows client
358292Copying an object via development environment does not leave it on a compiled state
358828When you set the HideValue property for a field to FALSE from code the field is incorrectly hidden in Find and Go to
359109"Microsoft Dynamics NAV Excel Add-in encountered an external error: Index was outside the bounds of the array" error message when trying to export to Excel
359291Web client connection expires too soon
359263EVALUATE crashes RTC in 2013
359314NAV Server no longer sends event ID 113 when SQL is back online
359451Drill-down on query object is not very clear
359541Handle exception when navigating to card or document pages directly or refreshing the page
359362An e-mail without subject is created when you provide feedback to online help content in IE11
357945Backup/Restore functionality (fkb replacement)
359447When you use the FORMAT() function, the results can be different compared to in previous releases
359455Improved WAAD support via powershell commandlet
356906Character "я" (last letter in Russian alphabet) cannot be entered in CSIDE designers
359350"Internet browser is not installed" error when opening a link that contains "#"
359162Date field in request page crashes the windows client
359000"The requested record cannot be located" when you use the "Send via e-mail" function
359434The windows client crashes with object TransparentCheckBox
359083 The Public Folder type ID should be set to 9 instead of 3
Application hotfixes
IDTitleFunctional areaChanged objects
359367"Amount must be positive in Gen. Journal Line Journal" error message when you void a refund checkCash ManagementCOD 11 COD 167
358772Document Approval does not check for missing E-mails in the setupFinanceCOD 440
358950Dimensions are not updated as expected when you change the Salesperson Code field on a sales header or the Purchaser Code field on a purchases headerFinanceCOD 6620 TAB 36 TAB 38
359026The Aged Account Receivables report calculates wrongly if the currency code equals the LCY codeFinanceREP 120
359174The Posting Report ID value is missing on the Cost Journal Template page when the template is created automaticallyFinanceCOD 1106
358752The value in the Applied Amount field on Apply Customer Entries and Apply Vendor Entries pages is wrong when using different currenciesFinancePAG 232 PAG 233
358646The link to the Requisition Worksheet page from Item Availability by Timeline page opens the Planning Worksheet page insteadInventoryCOD 5530
358773Performance is improved in Adjust Cost - Item Entries batch jobInventoryCOD 5895 COD 5896 COD 900 TAB 339 TAB 5802 COD 103515
358960Sales order not considered in the Gross Requirement calculation on the Item Availability by BOM Level pageInventoryCOD 5790 REP 705 REP 707 REP 717 TAB 901 COD 311 COD 5531 COD 5701 COD 7171 COD 905 COD 915 COD 99000889 PAG 342 PAG 5530 PAG 900 PAG 9087 PAG 917 PAG 99000959 TAB 5530 TAB 5531 TAB 99000880
359257Incorrect variance entries created due to incorrect rounding to 2 instead of 5 decimals using production.InventoryCOD 5895 TAB 5896
359227The Available-to-Promise function does not suggest Earliest Shipment Date when there is existing stock in Order PromisingInventoryCOD 5790 COD 99000854 TAB 246
359161Job task dimensions are not transferred to the Job G/L Journal pageJobsTAB 81
359327"Cannot write the value 12/31/9999 05:59 PM to the field Ending Date-Time in the table Prod. Order Routing Line because the Value is either too long or the content is invalid" error messageManufacturingCOD 99000755 COD 99000773 COD 99000774 COD 99000809 TAB 5405
358993The Date Filter function does not work on the Source Document Filter Card pageSalesPAG 5786
359239The Item No. field is not shown completely on the Order Confirmation and Sales Quote reportsSalesREP 204 REP 205
359133"Select Dimension Value Code XX for the Dimension Code XX for Resource XX" error message when you use the Undo Service Shipment function when the resource uses the Same Code dimensionServiceCOD 5818
359310"The G/L Entry already exists. Identification fields and values: Entry No. ='####'" error message when you post service order using the Ship & Consume function with multiple lines where types of Item and Cost are mixed and Automatic Cost Posting is onServiceCOD 5987
359283In a sales or purchase document, the Amount Incl. VAT field is filled incorrectly if the Prices Including VAT field is changed and the Invoice Discount function is usedVAT/Sales Tax/IntrastatTAB 36 TAB 37 TAB 38 TAB 39
358990Cross-docking should work on locations set up for basic warehousingWarehouseCOD 7312
359264An error occurs when posting a Warehouse Shipment: "Qty. to Handle (Base) in Tracking Specification for Item No. #, Serial No. '', Lot No. :# is current #. It must be #. The issue occurs when using Lot Specific Tracking with Automatic ReservationsWarehouseCOD 99000831
359479Description 2 is not transferred when you use the warehouse worksheetWarehouseCOD 7311
Local application hotfixes
BE - Belgium
IDTitleFunctional areaChanged objects
358579The Domiciliation No. field still exists on the customer card although it is no longer necessary for SEPA Direct Debits in the Belgian versionCash ManagementREP 2000021 REP 2000039 TAB 2000022
359004Reverse charge VAT with non-deductible VAT is not shown in the VAT Statement report in the Belgian versionFinanceCOD 12 COD 90
359540All reminders are printed if you try to issue a reminder when you already have issued reminders created previously in the Belgian versionSalesREP 190
CH - Switzerland
IDTitleFunctional areaChanged objects
359266The Reference No. and Bank Code fields are missing on the Vendor Ledger Entries page in the Swiss versionPurchasePAG 29
DE - Germany
IDTitleFunctional areaChanged objects
359177Contacts exports xml converting characters to ANSI in the German versionMarketingXML 5050 XML 5051
FI - Finland
IDTitleFunctional areaChanged objects
359163Error when opening a bank reference file in the web client in the Finnish versionCash ManagementREP 32000000
FR - France
IDTitleFunctional areaChanged objects
358999You can remove the filter on the Payment Steps page and select invalid steps, which will damage the payment workflow and cause inconsistent data on the payment slip in the French versionCash ManagementCOD 10860
359449The Draft Notice report has multiple problems related to the printed information in the French versionCash ManagementREP 10868
IT - Italy
IDTitleFunctional areaChanged objects
359159When you post a service order for an EU customer, the quantity and the amount are not shown on the Intrastat Journal line in the Italian versionFinanceREP 594
NA - North America
IDTitleFunctional areaChanged objects
358672The Item Charge Assignment function does not manage partial invoicing & receipts in the North American versionInventoryTAB 39
358179The authorization amount of the credit card transaction log entry does not include sales tax in the North American versionVAT/Sales Tax/IntrastatCOD 825
359131The Picking List by Item report does not show an added item line if the item already exists on another line on the sales order in the North American versionWarehouseREP 10152
359312Service order and service invoices allow for the Tax Liable field to be deselected on the lines of the document but result in an Inconsistency error when posting in the North American versionServiceTAB 5902
NL - Netherlands
IDTitleFunctional areaChanged objects
358956The Freely Transferable Maximum value should be retrieved from Bank Country/Region Code field and not from the Account Holder Country/Region field for SEPA in the Dutch versionCash ManagementCOD 11000010
359185SEPA credit transfer file and SEPA debit transfer file is rejected by the bank when the <InstdAmt> tag does not contain decimals in the Dutch versionCash ManagementREP 11000012 REP 11000013
359375When you import a bank file with multiple lines using the CAMT functionality and you set up automatic reconciliation, the system is not able to automatic reconcile in the Dutch versionCash ManagementCOD 11000006
359601When you import a bank file with IBAN code longer than 20 using the CAMT functionality and you set up automatic reconciliation, the system is not able to automatic reconcile in the Dutch versionCash ManagementCOD 11000006
359510Incorrect value of VATIdentificationNumberNLFiscalEntityDivision in SBR-DigipoortVAT/Sales Tax/IntrastatREP 11404
RU - Russia
IDTitleFunctional areaChanged objects
359625Several problems related to Payroll Analysis by Dimension feature in the Russian versionPayrollCOD 14961 FOR 14970
359042It is not possible to create and manage vendors from the Advance Statement page in the Russian versionPurchasePAG 12431
Regulatory features
DE - German
IDTitleFunctional areaChanged objects
103240GDPDU Performance EnhancementFinanceCOD 11000 COD 419 PAG 11002 PAG 11004 PAG 11027 REP 11015 TAB 11003 TAB 11004 TAB 11005 TAB 11006
IT - Italy
IDTitleFunctional areaChanged objects
101643VAT data Transmission Report - Appointment Codes / Intermediary Values for SpesometroVAT/Sales Tax/IntrastatCOD 419 COD 12130 COD 12131 COD 744 PAG 12120 PAG 740 PAG 743 REP 12129 REP 12193 REP 740 REP 741 TAB 12126 TAB 740 TAB 743
RU - Russia
IDTitleFunctional areaChanged objects
358826Combined Pension Report: RSV-1 and Personified reporting PayrollTAB 17470 COD 17470 COD 17471 COD 17472 COD 17473 REP 17470 PAG 5233 MEN 1030 MEN 30 TAB 5218

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: 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:

PartnersCustomersIn 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 update files

Click the link in the "Hotfix Download Available" section at the top of this Knowledge Base article to download the Cumulative Update files. After you request the Microsoft Dynamics NAV update, 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.

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.

If you click Cancel, the download process stops.

Which hotfix package to download

This Cumulative Update has multiple hotfix packages. Select and download one of the following packages depending on the country version of your Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2013 R2 database:
CountryHotfix package
AT - AustriaDownload the ATKB2971746 package
AU - AustraliaDownload the AUKB2971746 package
BE - BelgiumDownload the BEKB2971746 package
CH - SwitzerlandDownload the CHKB2971746 package
DE - Germany Download the DEKB2971746 package
DK - DenmarkDownload the DKKB2971746 package
ES - SpainDownload the ESKB2971746 package
FI - FinlandDownload the FIKB2971746 package
FR - FranceDownload the FRKB2971746 package
IS - IcelandDownload the ISKB2971746 package
IT - ItalyDownload the ITKB2971746 package
NA - North AmericaDownload the NAKB2971746 package
NL - NetherlandsDownload the NLKB2971746 package
NO - NorwayDownload the NOKB2971746 package
NZ - New ZealandDownload the NZKB2971746 package
RU - RussiaDownload the RUKB2971746 package
SE - SwedenDownload the SEKB2971746 package
UK - United KingdomDownload the GBKB2971746 package
All other countriesDownload the W1KB2971746 package

How to install a Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2013 R2 Cumulative Update

For more information about how to install an Cumulative Update, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
2834770 How to install a Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2013 Cumulative Update

Prerequisites

You must have Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2013 R2 installed to apply this hotfix.

More Information

For more information about software update terminology, choose the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
824684 Description of the standard terminology that is used to describe Microsoft software updates
For more information about Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2013 R2, visit the following Microsoft website:Release note The cmdlet help for the syntax of the Export-NAVData and Import-NAVData are not completely correct.

The cmdlet help for the syntax of the Export-NAVData and Import-NAVData are not completely correct. Please refer to below syntax instead:
PS C:\WINDOWS\system32> Get-Help Export-NAVData

NAME
Export-NAVData

SYNTAX
Export-NAVData -DatabaseName <string> -FileName <string> [-DatabaseServer <
string>] [-ApplicationDatabaseServer <string>] [-ApplicationDatabaseName <s
tring>] [-Description <string>] [-IncludeApplication] [-IncludeApplicationD
ata] [-IncludeGlobalData] [-CompanyName <string[]>] [-Force] [<CommonParam
eters>]

Export-NAVData [-ServerInstance] <string> [[-Tenant] <TenantId>] -FileName
<string> [-Description <string>] [-IncludeApplication] [-IncludeApplication
Data] [-IncludeGlobalData] [-CompanyName <string[]>] [-Force] [<CommonPara
meters>]

Export-NAVData [-ServerInstance] <string> [[-Tenant] <TenantId>] -FileName
<string> -AllCompanies [-Description <string>] [-IncludeApplication] [-Incl
udeApplicationData] [-IncludeGlobalData] [-Force] [<CommonParameters>]

Export-NAVData -DatabaseName <string> -FileName <string> -AllCompanies [-Da
tabaseServer <string>] [-ApplicationDatabaseServer <string>] [-ApplicationD
atabaseName <string>] [-Description <string>] [-IncludeApplication] [-Inclu
deApplicationData] [-IncludeGlobalData] [-Force] [<CommonParameters>]

PS C:\WINDOWS\system32> Get-Help Import-NAVData

NAME
Import-NAVData

SYNTAX
Import-NAVData [-FileName] <string> -DatabaseName <string> [-DatabaseServer
<string>] [-ApplicationDatabaseServer <string>] [-ApplicationDatabaseName
<string>] [-IncludeApplication] [-IncludeApplicationData] [-IncludeGlobalDa
ta] [-CompanyName <string[]>] [-Force] [-WhatIf] [-Confirm] [<CommonParame
ters>]

Import-NAVData [-ServerInstance] <string> [[-Tenant] <TenantId>] [-FileName
] <string> [-IncludeApplicationData] [-IncludeGlobalData] [-CompanyName <st
ring[]>] [-Force] [-WhatIf] [-Confirm] [<CommonParameters>]

Import-NAVData [-ServerInstance] <string> [[-Tenant] <TenantId>] [-FileName
] <string> -AllCompanies [-IncludeApplicationData] [-IncludeGlobalData] [-F
orce] [-WhatIf] [-Confirm] [<CommonParameters>]

Import-NAVData [-FileName] <string> -DatabaseName <string> -AllCompanies [-
DatabaseServer <string>] [-ApplicationDatabaseServer <string>] [-Applicatio
nDatabaseName <string>] [-IncludeApplication] [-IncludeApplicationData] [-I
ncludeGlobalData] [-Force] [-WhatIf] [-Confirm] [<CommonParameters>]

Status

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

Article ID: 2971746 - Last Review: 20 Jan 2017 - Revision: 2

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