The records in a table are displayed as "#Name?" when you create a linked table in Microsoft Access by using the Microsoft Dynamics NAV N/ODBC-connection data source

Applies to: Microsoft Dynamics NAV 5.0Dynamics NAV 2009

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Symptoms


The records in a table are displayed as "#Name?" when you create the linked table in Microsoft Access by using the Microsoft Dynamics NAV N/ODBC-connection data source.

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 Web site: 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 Web sites:

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 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.


Prerequisites

You must have one of the following versions of Microsoft Dynamics NAV installed to apply this hotfix:
  • Microsoft Dynamics NAV 5.0 SP1
  • Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2009 SP1

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 install a Microsoft Dynamics NAV hotfix or an update, you must replace the existing Microsoft Dynamics NAV installation files with the hotfix or the update files. To do this, replace the following files in the Microsoft Dynamics NAV ODBC driver installation.

Microsoft Dynamics NAV 5.0 SP1

File nameFile versionFile sizeDateTimePlatform
Cfront.dll5.0.29936.01,296,19205-Oct-200922:08x86
Dbm.dll5.0.29936.0440,12005-Oct-200922:08x86
Nc_netb.dll5.0.29936.0108,35205-Oct-200922:08x86
Nc_tcp.dll5.0.29936.0108,35205-Oct-200922:08x86
Nc_tcps.dll5.0.29936.0153,40805-Oct-200922:08x86
Nodbc.dll5.0.29936.02,656,06405-Oct-200922:08x86
Nodbc.xmlNot applicable1,20907-Apr-200801:09Not applicable
Nodbccfg.cfg5.0.29936.0614,40005-Oct-200902:33Not applicable
Nodbccfg.xmlNot applicable2,47207-Apr-200801:09Not applicable
Slave.exe5.0.29936.0157,50405-Oct-200922:08x86
To replace the files, follow these steps.
  1. Locate the Microsoft Dynamics NAV ODBC driver installation directory. The Microsoft Dynamics NAV ODBC driver is usually installed in the following directory:
    C:\Program Files\Common Files\Dynamics NAV\NODBC\
  2. Copy the files that you downloaded.
  3. Paste the files that you downloaded into the Microsoft Dynamics NAV ODBC driver installation directory.
  4. When you are prompted, click Yes to overwrite the files in the installation directory.

Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2009 SP1

File nameFile versionFile sizeDateTimePlatform
Cfront.dll6.0.30101.01,562,94405-Nov-200911:01x86
Dbm.dll6.0.30101.0427,83205-Nov-200911:01x86
Nc_netb.dll6.0.30101.096,57605-Nov-200911:01x86
Nc_tcp.dll6.0.30101.098,64005-Nov-200911:01x86
Nc_tcps.dll6.0.30101.0141,12005-Nov-200911:01x86
Nodbc.dll6.0.30101.02,139,47205-Nov-200911:01x86
Nodbc.xmlNot applicable1,20926-Aug-200901:09Not applicable
Nodbccfg.cfg5.0.29936.0724,48003-Nov-200907:43Not applicable
Nodbccfg.xmlNot applicable2,47226-Aug-200907:43Not applicable
Slave.exe6.0.30101.0152,38405-Nov-200911:01x86
To replace the files, follow these steps.
  1. Locate the Microsoft Dynamics NAV ODBC driver installation directory. The Microsoft Dynamics NAV ODBC driver is usually installed in the following directory:
    C:\Program Files\Dynamics NAV\60\ODBC\
  2. Copy the files that you downloaded.
  3. Paste the files that you downloaded into the Microsoft Dynamics NAV ODBC driver installation directory.
  4. When you are prompted, click Yes to overwrite the files in the installation directory.

Status


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

More Information


For more information, click 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

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