Wednesday, October 7, 2015

How to get the Old C/AL Code Editor

You can use the old version of the C/AL Editor by running the Microsoft Dynamics NAV Development Environment from a command prompt and setting the useoldeditor parameter.

01. Open command prompt
02. Set the path to your RTC folder and type below command
finsql.exe useoldeditor=yes



and there it goes.. 




Please provide your feedback with a comment. 
Thank you and Regards,
Tharanga Chandrasekara

2 comments:

  1. Hi Tharanga, we could argue about this as I consider this not a bug as we have intellisense now and no need for the Symbol Menu. If you want the symbol menu use the old editor (of which you already blogged about).

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    1. Hi,
      Yes, as you said we can argue about it. If it is not a bug then this should goes to NAV cleanup list as Symbol Menu still have paste argument option and all (Why have the paste when paste is not working). Saying that I love the new C/AL editor but still would be good to have the complete option of Symbol Menu in it. :)

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