As you know I have been very happy with the introduction of the EXPORTOBJECTS and IMPORTOBJECTS functions in NAV 2009 SP1, so you can guess my dismay when I found out it is not supported on NAV 2013 (or more precise: it was never implemented for RTC, only on CC). And I am not the only one as you can read on my friends Jan's blog. I wonder if there are more among you who think the same.
If so put a comment below this blog post why you agree with me and Jan (or disagree ). Or you might even want to go out here and vote.
This message came from the MSDN library. Shortly after, I realized I could use NAV help (doh!) Anyway, I believe the help is online now.
My complaint is that the EXPORTOBJECTS function has been relegated to a command line. The way I do upgrades is I export all the objects separately as text and run them through a compare tool (not Mergetool). In 2009 this is easy to do programmatically and in seconds I have hundreds of text files. It looks like now I will have to set up a batch file to run hundreds of command lines, or write a program to explode one file into multiple files.