Dynamics 365 Business Central – Assembly Orders versus Production Orders – Why use one over the other ?

Many of clients in the Manufacturing and Distribution industries are forced to decide which part of the Business Central product is best suited for their needs. In an effort to clarify some of the consideration of system module deployment, please be aware of the following items: What the modules have in common: Both Assembly and…

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How to conduct and record a proper Physical Inventory Count in Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central

For additional support, please feel free to reach us at Sales@CBRTEchnology.com . Some accounting and inventory procedures are done infrequently in Business Central. As a result, the proper procedure needs to be reviewed prior to conducting a physical inventory count in the system. Business Central Premium edition also supports a cycle count process that allows…

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How to Set Up Landed Cost in QuickBooks – New Functionality Added to QB Enterprise 2020 Platinum Edition

Landed cost helps you track your product costs more accurately. You can use it to factor in things like shipping, customs duties, insurance, and miscellaneous items. Once you’ve set up landed cost, you can see it for any bill you add inventory and shipping items to. Here’s how to set it up and get started.…

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Dynamics 365 Business Central – How to use Payment Methods properly in AR and AP

This video will describe the proper configuration and setup of the Payment Method in Accounts Receivable and Accounts Payable. The Payment Method functions in Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central can be used to auto create a payment record in the AR or AP module based on a posted invoice. This video will discuss the details…

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Dynamics 365 Business Central – How to record Tariffs, Shipping​ Charges and other landed cost for Items

This brief video will cover the process of adding cost to the originating cost of an item. Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central allows for the ability to add costs such as Tariffs, Insurance, Shipping Charges, and brokerage fees to the unit cost of an item. The process involves a feature called item charges and you…

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Microsoft Dynamics NAV Customizations versus Dynamics​ 365 Business Central Extensions – Development

With the release of Dynamics 365 Business Central in October of 2018, Microsoft introduced a new concept for programming and development called an EXTENSION. In prior versions of Microsoft Dynamics NAV, a programmer would modify the course code directly for tables, pages, reports and code units. This would provide the local programmer with great flexibility…

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Dynamics 365 Business Central (NAV) Manufacturing Demo

This video is designed to give you an overview of the core functionality of the Microsoft Dynamics 365 BusinessCentral (formerly know as Dynamics NAV) manufacturing module (MRP). The video will cover key areas of the Production Bill of Materials, Routing Setup, Work Centers and Machine Centers as well as Production orders and scheduling. Based on this…

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ERP System Architecture of the Dynamics 365 Business Central Platform – Comparison

When evaluating ERP system in today’s environment, the traditional approach of comparing pure accounting features become less relevant. As a matter of fact, most ERP systems such as SAP, Oracle, EPICOR and Microsoft have no meaningful differentiation in the core accounting modules including General Ledger, Accounts Receivable, Account Payable, Inventory Control, Sales Order and Purchase Order…

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What are the differences between the Assembly Order Module & Manufacturing Module in Dynamics 365?

Whether products are assembled or manufactured, Dynamics 365 Business Central (formerly known as Dynamics NAV), provides very powerful industry specific capabilities that are crucial to each of the two. This post briefly describes the differences between each module. Assembly Order Features For organizations that quickly assemble products to sell to customers, assembly orders simply use…

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Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central User Interface Walkthrough

Microsoft just released the FALL 2018 update of its Dynamics 365 Business Central (formerly known as Dynamics NAV) product. Business Central is a business management solution for small and mid-sized organizations that automates and streamlines business processes and helps manage your business. This video highlights how home pages in Business Central gives fast access to…

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