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Other objects, such as pages, reports, codeunits, and XMLports are upgraded as part of the application code upgrade process.
You can start the data upgrade from the Microsoft Dynamics NAV Development Environment or Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2017 Administration Shell.You use data conversion tools provided with Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2017 to convert the old data with the old version’s table and field structure, so that it functions together with the new version’s table and field structure.Mainly, only table objects and table data are modified during the data upgrade process.At this point, it is very important that you do not use the Sync. You can run the schema synchronization from the Microsoft Dynamics NAV Development Environment or Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2017 Administration Shell.For more information, see How to: Synchronize the Tenant Database with the Application Database.
To view the progress of the data upgrade, on the Tools menu, choose Data Upgrade, and then choose Show Progress.