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 Import. Before you begin there is a few things you need to consider.
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 Import. 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 Import 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 Import correctly.