Before you begin
As a user of Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central on premises or Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central on premises it is easy to get started using Continia e-Documents Export. Before you begin there is a few things you need to consider.
Registration of your company in the national directory
Before you start sending electronic documents to your customers you must be registered to do so. The registration is done in your national register. The registration contains information about the UBL-format and document type you are can send. Contact your national register for more information or the VANS-provider.
Signup with a VANS-provider to use direct communication
To be able to use direct communication you need to sign up with one of the supported VANS-providers. When you create an account with one of the VANS-providers they will supply you with credentials you need to enter in the general setup of Continia e-Documents Export. For more information about how to setup direct communication look [here](../user_guide/manuel-setup-direct communication-setup.md).
Update the customer license file
To help you in avoiding errors during installation and save time please make sure your development license and the customer license is up to date.
Access the documentation
At Continia Docs you will find all documentation for Continias solutions.
Complete the setup and configuration
When you have completed the installation of Continia e-Documents Export you need to go through the setup and configuration before you can start using the extension. The setup and configuration articles will help you to setup Continia e-Documents Export correctly.