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

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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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