The Microsoft Dynamics NAV product media includes a folder that has examples of how you can use the Microsoft Dynamics NAV Windows PowerShell cmdlets to deploy and maintain your Microsoft Dynamics NAV solution.
Microsoft Dynamics NAV Sample Scripts
The sample Windows PowerShell scripts are available in the WindowsPowerShellScripts folder on the Microsoft Dynamics NAV product media.
You can copy the folder to your computer and use the scripts as a starting point for managing your own solution. Depending on your solution, you can then add the sample Windows PowerShell module into the Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2013 R2 Administration Shell and then run the scripts.
The current version of Microsoft Dynamics NAV includes the following sample modules.
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Contains example scripts and files for deploying a fully functional end-to-end Microsoft Dynamics NAV solution on Windows Azure virtual machines. For more information, see For more information, see Deploying Microsoft Dynamics NAV Using the Example Scripts
Illustrates how Windows PowerShell can be used to automate the provisioning and management of Microsoft Dynamics NAV installations on a virtual machine (VM).
Illustrates how Windows PowerShell can be used to automate the provisioning and management of Microsoft Dynamics NAV installations on Windows Azure VMs.
Provides examples of a fully automated deployment of Microsoft Dynamics NAV on Windows Azure.
Illustrates how you can automate the steps that are required to migrate to a multitenant deployment architecture.
For more information, see Migrating to Multitenancy.
Illustrates how you can automate the upgrade of a Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2013 database to Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2013 R2.
For more information, see Upgrading from Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2013 to Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2013 R2.
Adding the Sample Modules to the Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2013 R2 Administration Shell
The sample scripts are designed to be run from the context of the Windows PowerShell module that is part of each collection of sample scripts. For example, to run the scripts for upgrading to Microsoft Dynamics NAV, import the NAVUpgradeSamples.psm1 module into the Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2013 R2 Administration Shell.
For more information, see Getting Started with Windows PowerShell in the TechNet Library.