What is C/SIDE?

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First published by:
Erik P. Ernst
on 2008-11-29
Last revision by:
Ram Moktan
on 2012-10-4
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What is C/SIDE?

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C/SIDE is the development environment for Microsoft Dynamics NAV / Navision and is short for Client/Server Integrated Development Environment. The actual development language is called C/AL.

In daily use C/SIDE is referred to as the development platform for Navision as integrated into the client software of Navision.

When changing the NAV/Navision application then you are not changing the executable s (the exe files), but the "objects" which are stored in the database containing not only the definition of tables, forms/pages, reports/dataports but also the entire business logic required to run the ERP application.

In Dynamics NAV/Navision you have the different objects:

C/AL Editor
C/SIDE Properties
C/SIDE Triggers

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