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Melissa Blassingame
Melissa Blassingame

Acumatica Version 6.0 AR Parent/Child Enhancements

If you already have Acumatica, you need to check these out!  If not, send us an email at Marketing@Crestwood.com and see Acumatica for yourself – it’s an amazing system. In the latest release, Acumatica Version 6.0 there are three enhancements I am excited about.  These all relate to the Parent/Child relationships. Sharing Credit Verification Rules … Read more

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Jen
Jen

Crestwood Associates Wins Acumatica US Partner of the Year

Recognized for Outstanding Leadership, Growth, and Expertise with Acumatica Acumatica announced at their 2017 annual conference, Crestwood Associates has been named Partner of the Year for 2016 in North America.  “This year, we are honored to recognize the expertise and commitment from Crestwood Associates and name them as our top partner in the US,” Jon … Read more

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Brenda Senger
Brenda Senger

Setting up a Custom Email Signature in Dynamics CRM 2016

We’ve been waiting for this feature.  It’s a customer request.  Microsoft finally added a way to set up your own custom email signature in the newest version of Dynamics CRM.  Yeah! Here’s step-by-step instructions: Navigate to the Options area under settings This will open up your Personal Options.  Once here, navigate to the Email Signatures … Read more

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William Schroeder
William Schroeder

Setting a Datetime Value in Dynamics CRM 2016 Using C#

The below C# pseudocode will set a “Date and Time” attribute to a provided value using the Microsoft Dynamics CRM SDK framework.  This part is very straightforward and can, in fact, be simplified by performing the type casting in one line rather than parsing via multiple lines. string sSourceValue = “12/01/2016”; string sDestField = <DateTime_Attribute>; … Read more

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William Schroeder
William Schroeder

Nothing Happens When I Click on the Dynamics GP Menu

Recently, I came across an issue at a long time Microsoft Dynamics GP client.  When they tried to go to the Receivings / Transaction Entry window via Transactions > Purchasing menu, nothing would happen.  It would not open, even though the option was present in the menu.  Additionally, there was no error message and it didn’t … 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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Mike Gordon
Mike Gordon

Account Payable Check Batch Issue

We often run into Micorosft Dynamics GP errors with check batches.  Sometimes, we find someone saved the batch without filling in the distribution, which generates an error message, but you can save through that.  The problem is, when someone comes along to do a check run, the run will not complete.  If you can’t complete … Read more

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Tiffany Bennett
Tiffany Bennett

Date Format Formulas ARM

Some of the most common reporting questions I receive are around formatting dates.  All date formats are controlled by formulas entered in the Column Set.  You just need to enter them as their own line in the Header Section. Here are some tips to get you started. Acumatica Date Formats This formula gives you the Fiscal Period: … 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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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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Tiffany Bennett
Tiffany Bennett

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

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: User Account Control not being turned off before … Read more

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