Power BI
William Schroeder
William Schroeder

Power BI Report Server or Power BI SaaS: which is right for me?

Recently, Crestwood was asked three questions that pertain to Power BI in the cloud (the Microsoft SaaS offering) and how it compares to the on-premise (or cloud-hosted) Power BI Report Server solution.  Both solutions enable Power BI reports and visualization construction by leveraging the power of Microsoft’s Power BI services, but there are notable differences … Read more

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Amber
Amber Tselios

Webinar: Enterprise Digital Transformation & Tax Compliance: Why Your Cloud Strategy Should Include Tax Automation

Tuesday, July 28, 2020 – 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM (CDT) Register here! New event presented by Avalara! Here’s the hard truth: If you want to be taken seriously as a global competitor in 2020, you can’t be relying on 20-year-old technology. Cloud is where business is headed. And if yours isn’t there yet, you’re … Read more

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Amber
Amber Tselios

Webinar: Teams, Stream, and Other Video Things: How to Make and Share Videos Using Office 365 Apps

Tuesday, July 28, 2020 – 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM (CDT) Register here! Become your office’s Steven Spielberg! The next in our series of Office 365 tips is a fun topic: using Teams and Stream for video creation. Here at Crestwood, our consultants use Teams to record demos for clients, send them to Stream to … Read more

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Amber
Amber Tselios

Webinar: Make GP Expense Reporting Easy and Painless with Gorilla Expense!

Wednesday, July 22, 2020 – 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM (CDT) Register here! Let’s face it – nobody likes doing expense reports! But it is a necessary function of today’s increasingly mobile workforce. Crestwood and our friends at Gorilla Expense invite you to join us for an exciting, information-filled webinar on expense reporting. In this … Read more

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Dynamics GP Error
Brandon Richards
Brandon Richards

Dynamics GP and SQL 2019 – Internal error: “An expression services limit has been reached”

With a recent Dynamics GP upgrade, we ran into a unique error message that we had not seen before: This error was appearing in various Navigation Lists in GP 2018 R2 on the latest version.  Examples of Navigation Lists impacted included the following: All Purchasing Transactions Purchase Orders Not Submitted Purchase Requisitions Pending Approval Other … Read more

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Building your business from the ground up
Amber
Amber Tselios

When Accounting Software Falls Short, ERP Delivers

If you’ve built your business from the ground up, it’s likely you started with accounting software—odds are, you started with QuickBooks. Most businesses do. However, there comes a point when QuickBooks no longer keeps up with your growing business, and you may hear that your next step is enterprise resource planning (ERP) software. There is … Read more

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Virtual Invoices for Dynamics GP
Ben Borger
Ben Borger

Getting to a Remote Workforce

We realize you might be tired of hearing about COVID-19, but if you need assistance getting your employees safe, secure, and reliable remote access so you can keep your business moving forward, we have a special offer for you. Crestwood, along with Microsoft, bring to you: Free Microsoft Office licenses for six months (including web … Read more

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Company Data Archive for Dynamics GP
Mary Lenehan
Mary Lenehan

Dynamics GP Running Slow? Archive It! Get to Know Company Data Archive Plus Analytical Accounting!

Microsoft Dynamics GP is one of those reliable, familiar business management tools. Able to grow with your business, the product has been used by companies for decades. Better yet, with the announcement of their new “Modern Policy” starting in October 2019, Microsoft has made coming releases of Dynamics GP even more resilient and evergreen. However, … Read more

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Disable Smartlist Builder
Mike Gordon
Mike Gordon

How to Modify SmartList Designer When SmartList Builder is Installed (in Dynamics GP)

Have you ever experienced this issue with Microsoft Dynamics GP? When both SmartList Designer and SmartList Builder are installed, SmartList Designer reports will not be able to be modified until SmartList Builder is temporarily disabled.  This is an easy fix. The steps below describe how to do this. First open SmartList.  Next, go to Tools … Read more

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Dynamics GP Year-End Help
Mary Lenehan
Mary Lenehan

Crestwood Associates’ Microsoft Dynamic GP Year-End Recap

Missed our GP year-end events?  No worries, here’s a recap of the important changes: W-4 form change for 2020 Changes for Employee Self Service W4 form and Cards | Payroll | Tax window (required table changes) No W-2 or ACA form or EFW2 electronic file changes No Payables form changes (1099s) Fixed Asset Luxury Auto Depreciation changes … Read more

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Payroll Tax
Jen
Jen

Simplify Tax Preparations with Deluxe Checks

Save time by ordering pre-formatted tax forms and checks for Microsoft Dynamics GP and Dynamics SL. Crestwood Associates has partnered with Deluxe Checks offering you a Priority Service Code on all orders of IRS-approved tax forms, checks, invoices, and more.  With this Priority code, you’ll receive special offers, discounts, and ease of ordering Dynamics related … Read more

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