Microsoft Dynamics SL


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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AP Payment Selection vs. Edit/Select Documents for Payment in Dynamics SL

Posted by Tiffany Bennett, Senior Consultant on March 9, 2017

Have you always wondered what the difference is between the AP Payment Selection and the Edit/Select Documents for Payment screens are for in Dynamics SL?  They both are used to select documents for payment in the Accounts Payable module, but what’s really the difference? The Payment…

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Multiple Companies Report Not Pulling Data in MR

Posted by Tiffany Bennett, Senior Consultant on March 9, 2017

Imagine the following scenario in Management Reporter (MR).  A report runs fine when running it individually, for separate companies, with no tree.  However, when adding a tree that crosses multiple companies from different Dynamics SL application databases, the report gives no data.  How can this be? The…

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Adding a Logo to a Management Reporter Report

Posted by Tiffany Bennett, Senior Consultant on March 9, 2017

Using logos on your Management Reporter (MR) reports can make your reports look more formal and professional.  Luckily, it’s super easy to do! Save a copy of your company’s logo anywhere on your local computer or network.  It must be in the format of…

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Management Reporter Releases CU16 – What Else is Out There?

Posted by Mary Lenehan, Client Account Manager on March 1, 2017

Many Dynamics SL users have been confused by Microsoft’s messaging around Management Reporter (MR). Here's a question I've heard a few times lately: "I'm planning my Dynamics SL 2015 upgrade from Dynamics SL 2011, is it worth migrating to MR if it&rsquo…

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Updates, Hot Fixes, & More Updates for Dynamics SL

Posted by Jen Bieker on February 27, 2017

Microsoft has recently released many updates and hot fixes.  If you haven't been keeping up on these, you might want to take a look.  There have been many issues resolved with some of these.  You'll have to log into your Microsoft CustomerSource account.  If…

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Dynamics SL Tip: How to Resolve Month-end Warnings

Posted by Kami Armes on January 30, 2017

Does this sound familiar?  You are about to close the period or the year in Microsoft Dynamics SL (screen 01.560.00) and you get a warning that there are unreleased batches. This message essentially says caution -- you started a batch in module xxx but never released it and the period…

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Hiding a Blank Row in a SQL Server Reporting Services (SSRS) Report

Posted by Mike Giuffre on January 27, 2017

Did you know you could hide a row on a SSRS report if all the fields on that row are blank? I found a lot of documentation on how to hide a text box, or even a row based a condition or calculation, such as blank, zero or null values.…

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Resetting Benefits in Dynamics SL Payroll for the Next Benefit Year

Posted by Michael Broadmeadow, Senior Support Analyst on January 23, 2017

In Microsoft Dynamics SL, employee benefits are defined in the Benefit Maintenance (02.340.00) screen. The field ‘Year Type’ is used to determine when a benefit will be reset or roll over. Here’s an example and explanation of how to reset benefits for the next year. You have…

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Invalid Shortcut Path for Dynamics SL Causes the System to Crash on Startup

Posted by Tiffany Bennett, Senior Consultant on January 18, 2017

Maybe this has happened to you? You try to launch Dynamics SL, and the application crashes without opening.  Next, you verify the path for the Dynamics SL shortcut, and it’s using either an incorrect mapped drive or a UNC path. This can be caused by several things: …

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