Georgia Stewart
Georgia Stewart

Oh My, How You Have Grown! Excessive File Size Growth in Management Reporter (MR) Database

Has your MR database gotten so big it’s out of hand? I recently encountered issues relating to the excessively large size of Management Reporter (MR). So, I wanted to remind everyone of the importance of maintenance of your MR system, and associated data sets. Here are my recommendations for MR maintenance: Have a current backup … Read more

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Georgia Stewart
Georgia Stewart

Dynamics GP Errors Couldn’t Close Table and Other Connection Issues

Have you ever worked in Dynamics GP and encountered the “FP: Couldn’t Close Table!” or “Open Operations on File” errors when trying to close out of Dynamics GP? Why might this happen? The reason why these errors occur is usually that something is “interrupting” a process assigned to your machine as it closes (or at … Read more

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Georgia Stewart
Georgia Stewart

Display a Currency Symbol on the Toolbar in Dynamics SL

Microsoft Dynamics SL allows you to customize buttons on the toolbar.  One of the most useful addition is to add the currency symbol.  One thing to note, if you’re not using currency manager, the button will be greyed out or inactive. Here’s how: Create a folder called currency in Microsoft Dynamics\SL\Application. Place the icon file … Read more

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Georgia Stewart
Georgia Stewart

Dynamics SL: AP Voucher and Adjustment Batch is Out-of-Balance and Will Not Release

Have you ever run into this in Microsoft Dynamics SL?  You created a Voucher and Adjustment Entry (03.010.00) batch and the batch will not release. So, you look at the event log and find there’s a message indicating the batch is out of balance but it provides no further information.   Ugh, what do you do?  … Read more

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Georgia Stewart
Georgia Stewart

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

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 rates, you want to track 3 … Read more

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Georgia Stewart
Georgia Stewart

Resetting Benefits in Dynamics SL Payroll for the Next Benefit Year

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 two options in the Year Type field: Employee … Read more

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Georgia Stewart
Georgia Stewart

Error Installing Management Reporter 2012

Error I was installing Management Reporter 2012 CU15 and got the following error: “Management Reporter Setup has ended prematurely” or it might state .NET 4.6 is not installed. Resolution: The fix is to run the Windows Server updates to update the server. This will then allow you to install Management Reporter successfully. The update that … Read more

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Georgia Stewart
Georgia Stewart

Why Should I Upgrade My ERP System?

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 and greatest are worth it. The … Read more

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