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Brandon Richards
Brandon Richards

Increase Performance & Speed Up Reporting in Dynamics GP

Are you trying to improve performance of Microsoft Dynamics GP without investing thousands more in hardware and infrastructure? Has your SQL database size started to grow out of control? Perhaps Inventory Reconcile, Check Links, or other maintenance tasks are taking a long time to run due to the growing data volume? Sounds like you need … Read more

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Brandon Richards
Brandon Richards

Crashing and Connection Errors with Management Reporter Console, Dynamics GP, and SQL

Error and fix when your Management Reporter console crashes. This one is great!  My client was having issues with the Management Reporter (MR) Configuration Console crashing as soon as you tried to open it, and the MR Process Service kept stopping after you would start it. I was also getting errors in the Windows Application … Read more

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Brandon Richards
Brandon Richards

Management Reporter (MR) and Dynamics GP Legacy Connection – Caution When Importing a New Company

CAUTION – If you’re using MR with the Legacy connection to Microsoft Dynamics GP, when importing a NEW company to MR, be careful.  You want to make sure you check the boxes for “Skip Import” for all the existing companies that are setup if you are using multiple Building Block Groups (also known as Specification … Read more

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Brandon Richards
Brandon Richards

SQL Restore is Taking a Long Time

Many of us have run across a situation where a SQL restore just takes FOREVER!  Since I had some time on my hands, I decided to search and found this great blog post by Matt Slocum. Seriously, I waited well over an hour for a 58GB database to restore to SQL 2008 (and the restore never completed, … Read more

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Brandon Richards
Brandon Richards

Dynamics GP Network or Profile Errors, but Not – Mystery Solved!

This is a good one for all you Microsoft Dynamics GP administrators!  We have gotten some calls about network or anti-virus type errors in Dynamics GP, but the normal fixes just don’t work. The Errors: Here are the Dynamics GP errors we encountered: FP: Couldn’t close table! An open operation on table ‘taxHistory_TRX’ failed because … Read more

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Brandon Richards
Brandon Richards

Dynamics GP Web Services Not Working

Recently, we received a call from a client that their Microsoft Dynamics GP web services stopped working.  Additionally, they weren’t able to get into the Dynamics Security console either. The Problem: When clicking “Select Applications” the message would appear in the lower left corner “Action: In progress…” and nothing further would appear. Browsing to the … Read more

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Brandon Richards
Brandon Richards

Dynamics GP Exchange Email Not Working after Moving to Office 365

Client Issue: We recently had a support case where a client was using one Exchange server, and had just moved their email to Office365.  They are using the “Exchange” email option in their environment since they are using Office and Outlook 64-bit.  When prompted to login with their Exchange email credentials, they would continue to … Read more

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