Microsoft Teams Files locked
Joe Jacob

How to Resolve File Lock Issues in Microsoft Teams

Microsoft Teams has many great collaboration features for sharing files.  At times, you might receive one or more of the following issues, all regarding file locking.  If you encounter one or more of these messages, try following the resolution steps below. Problem Messages in Teams: Other messages include warnings that you cannot delete or move … Read more

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Bug
Joe Jacob

How to Fix Dynamics SL Credit Manager’s Assistant Screen Bug (SQL Server Message 517)

What happened? Remember Y2K?  Well this isn’t nearly as bad, but a new Microsoft Dynamics SL bug surfaced recently (on June 6th, 2019) for many users.  You could be receiving a “SQL Server Message 517” when running the Credit Manager’s Assistant screen without specifying a date range. The reason for this has to do with … Read more

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Source Control for Acumatica
Joe Jacob

The Right Way to Use Source Control for Your Acumatica Customization Packages

Summary Many aspects of a custom solution for Acumatica can be done within the confines of a Visual Studio Project. However a customization project package must still be maintained within an instance of Acumatica.  Here’s a simple method of exporting and importing those changes to be captured by source control. Method Let’s say you already … Read more

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Joe Jacob

The #1 Hack to Get More from your Work Day

There are tons of articles on the internet about multi-tasking, and we all do it to varying degrees. However, the research, not to mention common sense, points to the fact that you are better off focusing on one task at a time. Clutter is the Mind Killer Have you ever stood in front of your … Read more

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Joe Jacob

SQL Table Copy SP

Do you ever get tired of typing ‘Select * INTO SourceTable02417 FROM SourceTable’ to make a quick backup of a SQL Sever table? I did, so here’s a quick and dirty little stored procedure to take care of that manual process. Here’s how it works: When you call this Procedure (PROC), simply use the following … Read more

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Joe Jacob

Quick Email Searching Tip

Here’s a HUGE time-saving tip when searching for an email in Microsoft Outlook and Office 365. Who, what, and when are the key.  Just follow these simple syntax rules, and you’ll be amazed how easy it is to find those emails. Replace Who with FROM: ​Replace What with ABOUT: Replace When with RECEIVED: ​Here’s an example: … Read more

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