Showing archived posts for: October 2016


Create a New User in Dynamics SL 2015

Posted by Kami Armes on October 31, 2016

Setting up a new user in Microsoft Dynamics SL isn’t something you do every day.   So, when it comes time, I don’t always remember all the steps involved.   We've created this handy guide for you to keep around for easy,…

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Dynamics GP Can Help You with New Overtime Labor Rules

Posted by Georgia Stewart on October 26, 2016

If you have Microsoft Dynamics GP Human Resources and Payroll Suite, you’ll want to make sure you are using the “Overtime Rate Manager”.  Starting December 1, 2016 all employers must comply with the Department of Labor (DOL)’s new overtime rules.  This built in feature…

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Compilation of Reporting Tips from the 2016 CRMUG Summit

Posted by Jen Bieker on October 25, 2016

One of the sessions this year at the CRMUG Summit in Tampa, FL had some industry experts in Dynamics CRM reporting.  They brought along their best tips and tricks when working on Microsoft Dynamics CRM reports regardless of the tools you use.  Beth&rsquo…

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Project Balance Validation in Acumatica

Posted by Melissa Blassingame on October 21, 2016

Do you ever run into either of these project scenarios in Acumatica? The project balance does not match the total on the reports The project balance does not match the total amount of the transactions If so, you just need to validate your project balances.  Here's how: View…

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SUTA Tax is Not Properly Calculated in Dynamics SL 2015 CU1

Posted by Kami Armes on October 19, 2016

There's a known issue in Microsoft Dynamics 2015 CU1 calculating State Unemployment Tax (SUTA) when a garnishment deduction is changed in the Review/Edit screen (02.030.00).  This issue (#36144) has been documented by Microsoft and will be fixed in Dynamics SL 2015 CU2.  In the meantime, if you're encountering…

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The Easy Way to Customize Smartlists in Dynamics GP

Posted by Mike Giuffre on October 11, 2016

Microsoft Dynamics GP Smartlists are one of the most useful and helpful features for analyzing your data.  You might find you want a custom Smartlist but you’re not quite sure where to start.  Rather than starting with a blank slate, it’s easier to customize…

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Dynamics GP Table Naming Convention

Posted by Tony Khoury, Senior Consultant on October 10, 2016

Whether you are modifying reports, building a more complicated SmartList, or working with SQL in Microsoft Dynamics GP, the underlying table names can be confusing.  Sometimes it feels like a guessing game for us end users.  Here are some tips to go by when looking for your data…

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Build a SQL Report from SharePoint Data

Posted by Mike Giuffre on October 10, 2016

Did you know that if you use Microsoft SharePoint, it’s possible to create reports from your SharePoint data?  For example, I use SharePoint to keep track of everything related to different projects I’m working on.  Maybe I need to pull specific pieces of project…

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Creating your Dexterity Environment

Posted by Tony Khoury, Senior Consultant on October 10, 2016

So you’re ready to start programming in Microsoft Dynamics GP.  Before you do, make sure that you have a test environment set up.  Here’s how. How to Set Up a Test Environment Before you install your development environment, you need to have a test…

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Organizing and Securing SQL Server Reporting Services Reports (SSRS) in Microsoft Dynamics GP

Posted by Mike Giuffre on October 10, 2016

Many people choose to use SQL Server Reporting Services (SSRS) for their Microsoft Dynamics GP reports.  SSRS reports tend to be more powerful and versatile than the built in Dynamics GP reporting tool, and the license for SSRS is included with Dynamics GP.  Some of the other benefits…

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