Showing archived posts for: May 2013


New release: Business Portal 6.0 for Microsoft Dynamics GP 2013

Posted by Donna Krizik on May 28, 2013

Good news for Microsoft Dynamics GP 2013 users! The Business Portal 6.0 has been released! Business Portal is a web-based app that provides access to Dynamics GP data to users who don't have access to the Dynamics GP application. It can be used on a company's intranet by including other…

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Support issue: Unable to open the window or help field

Posted by Donna Krizik on May 24, 2013

If Microsoft GP 2013 is being used on a computer running Windows Vista, 7, Server 8, Server 8 R2, 8 or 8 Server Beta, the Help feature is not available in some programs because they don’t include WinHlp32.exe. In order to open any .hlp files, you must install this component. Luckily, it’s…

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New CRM release Orion set for second half of 2013

Posted by Donna Krizik on May 24, 2013

In Q3 of 2013, Microsoft will debut the Orion Release for CRM. The main feature updates of Orion are: User experience Mobile applications Productivity Business process Online focus The CRM user interface will get a facelift. There will no longer be a ribbon or left navigation bar. The navigation bar moves…

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Microsoft Dynamics CRM 2011 Quick Tip: Navigate Directly to a View (Skip the Clicks)!

Posted by Donna Krizik on May 24, 2013

A common complaint against Microsoft Dynamics CRM has been that it is very “clicky”.  You need to drill into several windows to get where you want to go.  This can often be the case with very robust software like Dynamics CRM.  All that functionality comes…

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Interested in Dynamics GP and CRM in the Cloud?: Get your answers at Crestwood's free event!

Posted by Donna Krizik on May 20, 2013

Have you been curious about the idea of working with the Cloud or virtual offices? Intrigued by the idea of working from practically anywhere and still being able to access your entire network? Have all of your questions answered with a FREE event June 4, 2013, Explore the Microsoft Cloud, hosted by…

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Support How to: Customize Home Page Features in Microsoft Dynamics GP

Posted by Donna Krizik on May 15, 2013

One of the great things about Microsoft Dynamics GP is it’s full of customization options, including the home page. Home page customization allows you to conveniently view everything you use on a daily basis (and remove what you don’t). Whether you want specific windows or reports, you…

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CRM Tip: Auto-populate calendar and contacts with drop-and-drop feature in CRM

Posted by Donna Krizik on May 14, 2013

Timesaving tips and tricks are always good news, and CRM has one for you! With a neat drag-and-drop feature, you can drag emails over to your calendar or contacts and it will auto-populate the information! This drag and drop works for tasks and notes too! Follow these easy steps below…

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GPUG Chicago Chapter Meeting: Management Reporter Overview and Tips/Tricks

Posted by Donna Krizik on May 10, 2013

If you are curious about Management Reporter 2.0, or have GP questions or just want to network with other users, join Crestwood Associates at the next GP User Group (GPUG) meeting June 26, 2013 from 9:00am to 12:00pm CT at the Microsoft Offices in Downers Grove, IL. GPUG is a user-driven organization whose…

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Crestwood Associates Debuts in Top Half on Bob Scott’s Top 100 VARs for 2013

Posted by Donna Krizik on May 10, 2013

Crestwood is honored to be announced as a member of Bob Scott's Insights Top 100 VARs. This is another nationally recognized award Crestwood has received illustrating our spot as a top Microsoft Dynamics and Acumatica partner. Crestwood Associates has been named to the Bob Scott’s Insights Top 100 VARs for 2013.…

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