Showing archived posts for: March 2017


Time Saving Keyboard Shortcuts

Posted by Jen Bieker on March 27, 2017

Why do people use keyboard shortcuts?  I used to teach beginner computer classes and one thing that always confused people is the multiple ways of doing the same thing.  I always had a hard time answering that question, but over the years, I've found myself using more…

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Microsoft Dynamics GP: Changing Currency Decimal Place for an Inventory Item with Manufacturing

Posted by Carla Duquette on March 23, 2017

There are times you might need to change the number of decimal places for inventory items in Microsoft Dynamics GP Manufacturing.  For example: Items might have been set up incorrectly You might have started purchasing a product from a different supplier, or international supplier and with the currency exchange…

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#1 Reason My Clients Upgrade Dynamics GP (and Why You Should Too)

Posted by Melissa Paglia, Client Account Manager on March 22, 2017

Every week I talk with clients about upgrading their ERP solutions. Motivations run from having to spend their IT budget to needing a critical product update.  Or maybe they read about a new feature and want to learn more. But what really makes them pull the trigger? Eliminating headaches. …

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Business Rules Recommendations in Dynamics 365 / CRM

Posted by Brenda Senger on March 22, 2017

There’s a great new feature added into the new designer for business rules in Dynamics CRM 2016 version 8.2 and Dynamics 365.  It’s called recommendations.  What are recommendations? Recommendations allow you to provide a recommendation to users on how to fill out a field. You can set…

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Dynamics CRM New Visual Designer for Business Rules

Posted by Brenda Senger on March 22, 2017

This made my week!  I’m a visual person and creating business rules in Dynamics CRM 2016 version 8.2 and Dynamics 365 has just become my new favorite thing.  I used to dread doing this, but with the new improved business rules interface, it’s fundamentally the same thing,…

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2 Tips to Make Management Reporter (MR) Reports Run Faster

Posted by Tiffany Bennett, Senior Consultant on March 21, 2017

You may notice that Management Reporter (MR) reports run a bit slower than previous, FRx reports.  If so, we have two great tips for you to try to help improve performance and speed of your reports. 2 Tips to increase the speed of MR reports: 1. Limit the number of fiscal…

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Dynamics SL AP Check Register Report is Blank when Selecting by Date

Posted by Tiffany Bennett, Senior Consultant on March 21, 2017

You try to run your Microsoft Dynamics SL AP Check Register for a specific date, using the AP03630MC_WRK.DATE field as shown here: When doing so, your report is completely blank, even though there are checks for this date.  This is due to Microsoft  Dynamics SL 2011…

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Dynamics SL AR Transactions Quick Query Gives Me Duplicate Results

Posted by Tiffany Bennett, Senior Consultant on March 21, 2017

The AR Transactions Quick Query that comes out of the box with Microsoft Dynamics SL 2015 has an issue.  It will report duplicates or even more, depending on your data.  The actual underlying view must be modified to correct this. To do so, log into SQL Management Studio. …

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How to Find a Missing Invoice in Dynamics SL

Posted by Gary Korby on March 21, 2017

Has this ever happened to you?  You see all the invoices in an AR Aging report, but when you attempt to apply a payment in the Payment Application screen, the invoice isn’t there. Don’t worry! Most likely it’s because the invoice is already…

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How to Change an Inventory Site in Dynamics GP

Posted by David Gigear, Senior Consultant on March 21, 2017

Included in Microsoft Dynamics GP is the Professional Services Toolkit Library (PSTL).  This adds a lot of powerful functionality to help you solve common business problems. One of the tools is the Inventory Site Combiner.  It allows you to combine site/location codes without losing any data. …

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