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Nodus Credit Card Advantage is Ready for GP 2013

Posted by Donna Krizik on October 10, 2013

Nodus releases Service Pack 2 for Credit Card Advantage. With the release of Service Pack 2 for Credit Card Advantage, Nodus is all set for Dynamics GP 2013.  They have performed extensive compatibility tests and all is well. Some exciting changes included in Service Pack 2: Allow mass deletion of Expired Credit Cards. …

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Dynamics CRM Online 2013 Rollout Has Begun

Posted by Donna Krizik on October 8, 2013

Microsoft announced last week that the staged rollout of Dynamics CRM Online service is in progress. Dynamics CRM Online 2013, codenamed "Orion" went live last week in Microsoft's Asia Pacific data centers. As of Monday, October 7th, it's now live in the European and African data centers as…

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Dynamics GP Year-End Release Information

Posted by Donna Krizik on October 3, 2013

Yes, it is that time of year again (how did it get here so fast)? If any of the changes listed below impact you, you need install the year-end update. This year-end update is ALL inclusive and will include GP 2010 SP 4 and GP 2013 SP 2, if they have not installed those…

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Going Paperless with Dynamics GP

Posted by Donna Krizik on September 30, 2013

I’m sure you’ve heard the buzzwords “Going Paperless” or “Document Management” at least a few times lately. And it seems like more and more businesses are jumping on board with the paperless movement these days. So what’s the big deal? Why should you care? There are…

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Backing up your FRx Reports and System Maintenance

Posted by Sean Casey, MCTS on September 27, 2013

Backing up the machine that holds your sysdata folder should be a regular part of your company’s backup routines. However, it may also make sense to create your own backup so you have easy access to restore your sysdata folder or reports. To find the location of your sysdata…

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Acumatica: Two Time Stevie Award Winner

Posted by Donna Krizik on September 25, 2013

Acumatica announced that it has racked up its second Stevie Award this year. They are the winners of the bronze Stevie Award for New Financial Management Solution in the new products category in this year’s American Business Awards. Earlier this year Acumatica was awarded the People’s…

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Going Mobile with Dynamics CRM

Posted by Donna Krizik on September 23, 2013

Go mobile with Microsoft Dynamics CRM and you will find yourself working at great speeds and efficiently on the go. With Resco you can have the information from Microsoft Dynamics CRM right at your fingertips, everywhere you go.  Access and create leads, accounts and opportunities, and more in a…

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Dynamics CRM 2013 Enhancements

Posted by Donna Krizik on September 23, 2013

Are you excited about CRM 2013? We sure are! Microsoft Dynamics has made some small and significant changes all leading to a more efficient way to work and do it on the go. With the new release just around the corner, we thought we'd tell you about some of our…

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Dynamics GP Support: Missing Data Dictionary

Posted by Donna Krizik on September 16, 2013

Having trouble starting Microsoft Dynamics GP or printing reports? Are you getting a message that your data dictionary is missing? If so, we have the solution for you. It’s important to correct this error in order for Microsoft Dynamics GP to function. Think of asking someone to find…

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Sample Management with Dynamics CRM

Posted by Donna Krizik on September 6, 2013

If you distribute samples in your line of business, you need to see this. Dynamics CRM can help you easily see how many samples are out, what stage they are in, and can even remind your sales team to follow up on them! Crestwood has several clients that send out…

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