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Not supported in Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2015

The following table provides an overview of the removed C/AL data types, functions, properties, and triggers in Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2015 since the previous version of Microsoft Dynamics NAV.

Data type, function, property, or trigger Not supported in Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2015  
BEEP Function Not supported on Microsoft Dynamics NAV Server.
Binary Data Type The Binary data type, used in earlier versions of Microsoft Dynamics NAV to store fixed lengths of binary data in a record, is not supported in Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2015. If you previously used the BINARY data type, consider using the BLOB Data Type instead.
BottomMargin Property Not supported in Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2015 reports.
COMMANDLINE Function Not supported in Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2015.
COUNTAPPROX Function Not supported in Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2015.
CREATETOTALS Function Redundant in Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2015 reports. We recommend that you use the SUM function in Visual Studio instead.
Dataports Not supported in Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2015. Use XMLports instead.
ENVIRON Function Not supported in Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2015.
EXPORT Function (BLOB) Not supported in Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2015.
EXPORTOBJECTS Function Not supported in Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2015. Use the finsql.exe executable with the ExportObjects command instead.
Forms Not supported in Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2015.
IMPORT Function (BLOB) Not supported in Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2015.
IMPORTOBJECTS Function Not supported in Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2015. Use the finsql.exe executable with the ImportObjects command instead.
ISSERVICETIER Function Obsolete in Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2015, but still supported. This function always returns true.
KeyGroups Property Not supported in Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2015.

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LANGUAGE function Not supported in Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2015.
NEWPAGE Function Not supported in Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2015 reports.
NEWPAGEPERRECORD Function Not supported in Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2015 reports.
OBJECTID Function Not supported in Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2015 reports.
OnCreateHyperlink Trigger Not supported in Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2015 reports.
OnHyperlink Trigger Not supported in Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2015 reports.
OnPreSection Trigger Not supported in Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2015 reports.
OnPostSection Trigger Not supported in Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2015 reports.
OSVERSION Function Not supported in Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2015.
PAGENO Function Not supported in Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2015 reports.
PAPERSOURCE Function Not supported in Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2015 reports.
PaperSourceOtherPages Property Not supported on Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2015 reports.
RECORDLEVELLOCKING Function (Record and RecordRef) Not used in Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2015. The function is still available and compiles but always returns true.
READCONSISTENCY Function (Record and RecordRef) Not used in Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2015. The function is still available and compiles but because Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2015 uses SQL Server’s locking mechanisms and does not use snapshots like earlier versions of Microsoft Dynamics NAV, the return value is always false.
RequestOptionsForm system variable Not supported in Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2015.
SAVEASHTML Function Not supported in Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2015 reports.
SAVEASXML Not supported in Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2015 reports.
SETPERMISSIONFILTER Function (Record) Not supported in Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2015. Instead, you change the SecurityFiltering Property from Validated to Filtered.
SETPERMISSIONFILTER Function (RecordRef) Not supported in Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2015. Instead, you change the SecurityFiltering Property from Validated to Filtered.
SaveTableView property Not supported in Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2015.
SHELL Function Not supported in Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2015.
SHOWOUTPUT Function Not supported in Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2015 reports.
SYNCHRONIZEALLLOGINS Function Not supported in Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2015.
SYNCHRONIZESINGLELOGIN Function Not supported in Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2015
TOTALSCAUSEDBY Function Not supported in Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2015 reports.
URL Function Not supported on Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2015 reports.
VARIABLEACTIVE Function Not supported in Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2015.
VISIBLE Function Not supported in Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2015.
YIELD Function Not supported on Microsoft Dynamics NAV Server.