Changing the definition of a table can lead to data loss in NAV2013R2


Well this is fun.

As the time goes by since the release of NAV2013R2, some bugs have been found. These bugs were not that big of a deal for the most part.

Now, when we get into losing data this is a different story. This means that best case scenario nothing happens and mid-to-worst case scenario you start praying you have an updated backup.


The issue briefly explained consists of:

During the development of NAV, specifically during the modification of a the tables structure of the application, if certain circumstances ocurred, the info contained in that very same table could be lost partially or completely.


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