Cumulative Update 42 for Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2013 (Build 46772)

Applies to: Dynamics NAV 2013

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


This cumulative update includes all hotfixes and regulatory features that have been released for Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2013, 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.

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, see released cumulative updates for Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2013 . For a complete list of all hotfixes released in cumulative updates for Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2013, view the following CustomerSource and PartnerSource pages:
Cumulative updates are intended for new and existing customers who are running Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2013.


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:

Application hotfixes

IDTitleFunctional areaChanged objects
380304The unit cost on the item card changes to a high value for an item with FIFO costing method.InventoryCOD 5804
380503The Item Category Code field is not validated on the item ledger entry when you post an assembly order.InventoryCOD 900

Local application hotfixes

IDTitleFunctional areaChanged objects
380491In situations with many lines in the journal, the message which has been implemented with HFR 374858/376831 is not actionable in the DACH version.FinanceCOD 13
IT - Italy
IDTitleFunctional areaChanged objects
380404If you post a partial payment for an unrealized VAT sale invoice that contains multiple lines, the reversal as realized VAT is not correct in Italian version.VAT/Sales Tax/IntrastatCOD 12 TAB 254


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 database:
CountryHotfix package
AT - AustriaDownload the ATKB3188237 package
AU - AustraliaDownload the AUKB3188237 package
BE - BelgiumDownload the BEKB3188237 package
CH - SwitzerlandDownload the CHKB3188237 package
DE - Germany Download the DEKB3188237 package
DK - Denmark Download the DKKB3188237 package
ES - SpainDownload the ESKB3188237 package
FI - FinlandDownload the FIKB3188237 package
FR - FranceDownload the FRKB3188237 package
IS - IcelandDownload the ISKB3188237 package
IT - ItalyDownload the ITKB3188237 package
NA - North AmericaDownload the NAKB3188237 package
NL - The NetherlandsDownload the NLKB3188237 package
NO - NorwayDownload the NOKB3188237 package
NZ - New ZealandDownload the NZKB3188237 package
SE - SwedenDownload the SEKB3188237 package
UK - United KingdomDownload the GBKB3188237 package
All other countriesDownload the W1KB3188237 package

How to install a Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2013 cumulative update

See how to install a Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2013 cumulative update .


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

More Information


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