AL (programming language)

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Short description: AL Programming Language


AL
Paradigmimperative
DeveloperMicrosoft
First appearedDecember 2016; 6 years ago (December 2016)[1]
PlatformMicrosoft Dynamics 365 Business Central
Filename extensions.al
Websitegithub.com/microsoft/AL
Influenced by
C/AL

AL is the programming language used within Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central. It's the successor of C/AL and used for retrieving, inserting, modifying and deleting records in a Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central database. The development takes place in Visual Studio Code and requires the AL Language Extension to be installed.

Programming examples

Hello World

This is the classic Hello World example.

Message('Hello, World!');

See also

References