Exam MB7-838:

NAV 2009 Installation & Configuration

Published:January 08, 2009
Audience(s):IT Professionals,Developers
Technology:Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2009
Type:Proctored Exam

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About this Exam
This certification exam measures your ability to understand and articulate how to install and configure Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2009 effectively, and use this information to adequately convey solutions to other users.
Exam Topics Covered
The following list includes the topic areas covered on this exam.
  • Architecture
  • Installation Requirements
  • RoleTailored Client Install
  • RoleTailored Client Personalization
  • Database Server
  • Classic Client Option
  • Deployment
  • Optimization and Troubleshooting
Audience Profile
Individuals wishing to obtain a certification on Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2009 Installation and Configuration should take this exam.
Credit Toward CertificationWhen you pass Exam MB7-838: NAV 2009 Installation & Configuration, you complete the requirements for the following certification(s):Exam MB7-838: NAV 2009 Installation & Configuration: counts as credit toward the following certification(s):
Note This preparation guide is subject to change at any time without prior notice and at the sole discretion of Microsoft. Microsoft exams might include adaptive testing technology and simulation items. Microsoft does not identify the format in which exams are presented. Please use this preparation guide to prepare for the exam, regardless of its format.
Skills Being MeasuredThis exam measures your ability to accomplish the technical tasks listed below.The percentages indicate the relative weight of each major topic area on the exam.
Architecture (9%)
  • Reviewing the Microsoft Dynamics NAV 5.0 Architecture
  • Understanding the Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2009 Architecture
Installation Requirements (10%)
  • Understanding the software prerequisites for Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2009
  • Selecting the correct Microsoft Windows Server version
  • Understanding the Microsoft SQL Server components
  • Determining the SQL Server edition  
RoleTailored Client Install (10%)
  • Installing Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2009 Demo version on a single computer
  • Installing Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2009 Clients on a network
  • Starting the RoleTailored client
RoleTailored Client Personalization (17%)
  • Customizing the Navigation Pane
  • Customizing pages
Database Server (12%)
  • Setting up the Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2009 Server
  • Configuring the Server during setup
  • Configuring the Server after setup
Classic Client Option (10%)
  • Hardware and software requirements
  • Installing the Classic client
  • Installing the Developer Environment Option 
Deployment (15%)
  • Understanding the deployment process
  • Deploying Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2009 RoleTailored and Classic clients 
Optimization and Troubleshooting (17%)
  • Understand how to troubleshoot Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2009
  • Troubleshooting database performance
  • Troubleshooting software deployed with Group policy 
Preparation Tools and ResourcesTo help you prepare for this exam, Microsoft Learning recommends that you have hands-on experience with the product and that you use the following training resources. These training resources do not necessarily cover all of the topics listed in the "Skills Measured" tab.
Classroom Training
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Practice Tests There are no practice tests currently available.
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