Creates menu items in a department. In the Microsoft Dynamics NAV Windows client, menus items link to specific objects that you select from this window.

To open this window, open Navigation Pane Designer, choose a department, right-click the area where you want to create the item, and then choose Create Item. For more information about how to open Navigation Pane Designer, see Navigation Pane Designer.


Property Description

Object Type

The type of object that you want to create. You can select the following object types:

  • Codeunit
  • Page
  • Report
  • Query
  • XMLport

Object ID

The ID of the specific object type that you want to create. You select the ID from the <Object Type> List window, which provides a list of specific object types that you selected in Object Type. For example, if you selected Report, a list of reports is displayed.


The caption of the menu item.


The string that is used to identify the menu item in the user interface. The CaptionML Property is multilanguage enabled. Therefore, it can contain a list of text strings in different languages. The string that is used is selected according to the language settings on your computer.


The category in the department menu where you want the menu item to be displayed in the Microsoft Dynamics NAV Windows client. You can select from the following categories:

  • List
  • Tasks
  • Reports and Analysis
  • Documents
  • History
  • Administration

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