The 2020 COVID pandemic has accelerated the need for long term remote working and businesses requirement to move to the cloud.

Using mobile or tablet devices with Dynamics 365 Business Central

Having the ability to work in the cloud from any device is one of the key benefits of 365 Business Central. Users expect to be able to complete tasks while on the move, such as create orders, update customer records, run reports, and much more.

You can download the Business Central mobile app from Google Play, the App Store, and directly from the Microsoft Store.

Increase Productivity and Efficiency

The main advantages of the 365 Business Central mobile app are portability and flexibility. A typical use of the mobile app is within a sales environment where users can:

  • update and amend existing customer data
  • create new prospect data
  • review historic and upcoming orders
  • prepare new quotes on the move
  • run reports and email to other team members
  • create and post transactions

Expand your Business Central experience to mobile and touch-enabled devices, helping you work smarter.


Business Central Mobile App

365 Integration & Information

Directly from your mobile device, you can view up-to-date charts and KPIs, access quotes and invoices, or even phots, all with a few clicks.

You can then share this info with colleagues, customers, or vendors using Business Central’s seamless integration with Office 365 products including Outlook and Excel.


Camera shy?

One of the great things about using a mobile device is the fact that you have access to a camera. Using the Business Central app, you can directly access this from within Business Central and upload photos straight into the system, whether it be of products or any of your Fixed Assets.

This can really enhance the user experience and give people confidence and familiarity when using the system. As they say, a picture tells a thousand words.

Watch the video below to see the mobile app in action:

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Post by Sooz Kinsella

Sooz has worked at the core of innovation in software technology for over 20 years. Her passion lies in delivering great customer journeys and automating processes.