Showing archived posts for: November 2014


Integrated Manufacturing Ties Together the Critical Aspects of Your Business

Posted by Ben Kaplan on November 27, 2014

One of the solutions we have long worked with is Sage 500 ERP (formerly Sage MAS 500). The strength of this product comes from its strong manufacturing and distribution functionality and its integration. Think of all the areas of the business that impact meeting customers expectations while protecting your margins and profitability;…

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Crestwood Associates to Host Dynamics GP Year End Events

Posted by Donna Krizik on November 25, 2014

Is it your first time closing out the books in Dynamics GP? Need a quick refresher? Crestwood Associates’ Microsoft Dynamics GP year-end events are just two short weeks away. Crestwood will be hosting three events for Microsoft Dynamics GP: One on Monday, December 8 and two on Wednesday, December 10, 2014.  …

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MR 2012 Upgrade Timeout Error Fix

Posted by Ben Borger on November 24, 2014

Fixes from the desk of Crestwood Consulting:   While upgrading a customer to Management Reporter 2012, Cumulative Update (CU) 10, we ran into a problem – the conversion kept getting errors and not completing! Looking closer at the error message, it was a SQL timeout error – here’s the actual…

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Stay in the Game – Cloud is not Just a Technology, It’s a Strategy

Posted by Jen Bieker on November 21, 2014

What You Should Move to the Cloud First   As a small or medium size business (SMB), we need to stay competitive.  Let’s face it, our workforce is going mobile and the data we capture is growing exponentially, but our legacy on-premise applications are having difficulty keeping…

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GoToMeeting - Black Screen Problem

Posted by Jen Bieker on November 13, 2014

One of our employees ran into an issue recently using screen sharing in a GoToMeeting session.  "When I went to share my screen, all anyone could see was a black screen with a mouse pointer moving around." The Fix: You cannot use any “Aero” themes on your…

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