"Word was unable to open the data source" error message when you create an interaction in Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2009
- Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2009 R2
- Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2009 Service Pack 1 (SP1)
Hotfix informationA 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.
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Note Before you install this hotfix, verify that all Microsoft Dynamics NAV client users are logged off the system. This includes Microsoft Dynamics NAV Application Server (NAS) services. 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.
Code changesNote Always test code fixes in a controlled environment before you apply the fixes to your production computers.
To resolve this problem, change the code in the ShowMergedDocument function in the WordManagement Codeunit (5054) as follows:
...IF ISCLEAR(wrdApp) THENCREATE(wrdApp,FALSE,TRUE);wrdDoc := wrdApp.Documents.Open(MainFileName,ParamFalse,Attachment."Read Only");wrdDoc.MailMerge.MainDocumentType := 0;...
...IF ISCLEAR(wrdApp) THENCREATE(wrdApp,FALSE,TRUE);wrdDoc := wrdApp.Documents.Open(MainFileName,ParamFalse,Attachment."Read Only" );// Add the following line.wrdApp.ActiveWindow.View.ReadingLayout := FALSE;// End of the added line.wrdDoc.MailMerge.MainDocumentType := 0;...
PrerequisitesYou 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 informationYou cannot remove this hotfix.
Article ID: 2836732 - Last Review: 05/31/2013 10:48:00 - Revision: 2.0
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