UPDATED: Version PM72 of Per Mogensen's still fantastic mergetool. This is THE MERGETOOL for Dynamics NAV - much better than Microsoft's own Development Toolkit for upgrades,helptext and translation management.
This is a 42 minutes screen capture about how to use the Mergetool. How to use the Mergetool.This Codec will maybe be required to playback the screen capture TSCC.exe Mergetool PM72 Database with Setup for creating On-Line Help and FAQ using Word as Editor Mergetool PM59 Database. US 2.01 to 4.00 Versions imported, Please manually update with latest objects Create Online Help with the Mergetool Using the Mergetool to Translate a Product To Compile the On-Line help will the following need to be installed HTML Help Workshop (Free from Microsoft) Original Mergetool Manual Misc. Material and Exercises Sample FAQ's
Most recent changes:
Minor modifications to the C/CAPS Data Import ApplicationIt will now be tracked by who and when a Help Token is createdThe application to add Captions and Text Constants could fail with very long lines. This has been corrected.A debugging message was shown with the caption tool. This has been changed.
The new object type Page introduced with 5.01 of Navision is now supported by the mergetool.Minor modifcation to the Serial Number feature.
Minor additions to the translation tool.
Three function has been added to the Manual Merge form. These functions can be used to take only the Inserted lines from the New or Custom Version. When the code contains languages will this save a lot of time.A new function on the Manual Merge form can be used to automatically create The PageNamesML property based on the New and Custom version. It will also allow different number of languages and still build a correct PageNameML property.A new function has been added that allow to Change PageNo on only the New or Custom lines.
A new feature to Renumber Objects has been added to the Mergetool. This will allow during export of a version to change all references. A table under the version is used to setup the renumbering. The Code Review has been updated with the new objects types.
The extra tables associated with a version is also getting deleted now with the version. The renumbering feature added in PM70 was not handling MenuSuite objects correctly. This has been changed. With "strange" function names "@@A@@" would some of the code be tricked to not read the fixed ID properly. This has been changed.
A new feature to translate partial texts has been added to the Translation Tools. This can be very useful for Pagename, option strings and similar texts.Non text was not marked as translated, a new function will set the translated if the text only contain non letters.Status for each version will now be shown in the Manual Merge form. This extra information have made it impossible to run the screen in less than 1024x768.