A fix for this is to enable the option “Disable display scaling on high DPI settings” within compatibility mode. This is accessed by right clicking on the shortcut and choosing “Properties”:
Once ticked and you run the application again, the scaling issue for the text is fixed. Unfortunately in this case, it makes some icons smaller (as you can tell by comparing the screenshots), however it is more usable and does not give you a headache!
With Microsoft Dynamics Nav 2013R2, Microsoft recommend using a “Pro” version of windows which is registered on an Active Directory domain.
If you are using a “Home” version of windows, when you try to access Nav via the RTC (Role Tailored Client), you get the following error:
You do not have access to Microsoft Dynamics NAV.
Verify that you have been set up as a valid user in Microsoft Dynamics NAV.
Unfortunately “Home” versions of Windows cannot be registered on a domain (Only Pro and above can be). This error occurs because Nav is trying to use the local credentials from the machine across the domain, which will obviously fail.
In order to solve this issue, edit the following file: