How to Use Recursion to Handle Pagination with Continuation Tokens in a D365 Business Central JSON API Integration

Introduction Recently I encountered the following situation in Business Central with Web Service that uses Pagination with Continuation Tokens: –> When you get data from Web Service and it returns a lot of results, the data is paginated. –> One method to handle pagination is using Continuation Tokens. –> For example, look at the below…

Distance Calculator for Business Central – Another way to Import Response from Web Service into Business Central Wave 2

Introduction In this post I presented a very simple way to import data from Web Service Response into Business Central Wave 2. However, that approach is not a generic one. Let’s now create a Distance Calculator for Business Central that can be used in real life. The current post presents a better way to Import…

Using REST Web Service to Import Json Data in Business Central

Because I didn’t write on the blog since a long time, today I will demonstrate how you can use the AL language in Microsoft Business Central to import data exposed by a REST Web Service in JSon format. As usual, I created a practical example to demonstrate better the concepts. What REST Web Service we…

How to Create a Simple Json File in NAV C/AL and AL

Because I needed it today for simulating a response of a web service in a unit test and couldn’t find a suitable example over the internet, let’s see how we can create a Simple Json file in NAV C/AL. Sample test codeunit: Variables function Create SimpleJsonFile: Var Name DataType Subtype Length Yes JSonResponse DotNet Newtonsoft.Json.Linq.JObject.’Newtonsoft.Json,…