Microsoft Dynamics SL

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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Microsoft Dynamics SL: AR or Inventory (IN) Issues Batch Created in Order Management Show as Void

Posted by Michael Broadmeadow, Senior Support Analyst on January 18, 2017

Have you ever encountered the following in Microsoft Dynamics SL? You are running Order Management in Dynamics SL You have AR or Inventory batches that are voided but appear to have data in them. You are missing AR invoices or Inventory transactions. The most common cause for this issue is…

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Get ready for new changes to sales and use tax in 2017

Posted by Jen Bieker on January 16, 2017

In 2017, when it comes to sales tax, states are taking stances on everything from soda to streaming content, tobacco to tampons. The New Year will also bring renewed efforts by states to implement internet sales taxes and continue the legal battle to overturn existing legislation. Here is a summary of 2017…

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Why Should I Upgrade My ERP System?

Posted by Samantha Miller, Senior Consultant on January 6, 2017

Technology is constantly evolving.  With each new version of Dynamics there are improvements, more efficiencies, and new features. Sometimes, there are additional new modules available. But in order to justify the time and effort and expense of an upgrade, you need to make sure the benefits of the latest…

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Microsoft Dynamics SL 2016 Year-End Tips, Tricks and Resources

Posted by Jen Bieker on December 29, 2016

We recently held a Dynamics SL Year-End webinar.  Hopefully, you were able to join us. But if not, here are some highlights, helpful tips & tricks, important information, and a link to view the recording. No Year-end Updates for 2016! As of December 19, 2016 there are no year-end updates for Dynamics…

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Dynamics SL 2015: Payroll Benefits Hotfix Alert

Posted by Kami Armes on December 27, 2016

ALL Dynamics SL 2015 CU1 Payroll users please be aware that there are two bugs that can cause benefits not to roll over to the next year correctly. Scenario 1: In Benefit Maintenance (02.340.00) you set up a benefit with a Year Type of Plan Year. You attach the benefit to an employee. …

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Error Installing Management Reporter 2012

Posted by Samantha Miller, Senior Consultant on December 23, 2016

When installing Management Reporter 2012 CU15 you come across an error that the Setup has ended prematurely or if it states .NET 4.6 is not installed, run the Windows Server updates to update the server. This will then allow you to install Management Reporter successfully. The update that needs to be installed…

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