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Improve performance of your external applications … – MSDN Blogs

| 10/30/2013 | 0 Comments
Improve performance of your external applications … – MSDN Blogs

Improve performance of your external applications querying Dynamics AX. MSDN Blogs > Dynamics AX in the Field > Improve performance of your external applications querying Dynamics AX  …

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Is The Grass Greener?

| 10/30/2013 | 0 Comments
Is The Grass Greener?

After spending a week down in Tampa at the GP User Group, I came away with two very distinct thoughts.  1.

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All About Listbox, Button Drop Lists, and Drop Down Lists

| 10/30/2013 | 0 Comments

It seems like a trivial subject for our dedicated readers but we had a new customer who is just learning Dexterity and he was having trouble recently trying to select items out of a ListBox.  And just today the issue came up about Drop Down Lists (DDL) and getting the value selected using VBA in a different case.  So this seemed like a good time to put this together. One thing to note is that while I refer to ListBox here in the example, the same rules apply to a Button Drop List (BDL), Drop Down List (DDL), or ListBox (LB). So in this case, the customer had 2 listbox controls.

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Tech Tuesday: Negative Values in SmartList Builder

| 10/29/2013 | 0 Comments

This week’s Tech Tuesday article is from our very own GPUG All Star Nominee, Nicole Albertson! After spending a week at the GPUG Summit, I wanted to talk about a little known feature in SmartList Builder.  There is a Field Option called Negative Values that allows you to display a field value as negative based on the value of another field that has the field type of drop down list or yes/no. For example, if you are looking at the Sales Transaction Work, you may want to display the Document Amount as a negative value if the SOP Type is a Return, but as a positive value for any other SOP Type.  The Negative Values option can be used for this.

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Collation Conflict Printing The Tax Detail Report

| 10/29/2013 | 0 Comments
Collation Conflict Printing The Tax Detail Report

We upgraded a client from Microsoft Dynamics GP 9 to Microsoft Dynamics GP 2010 recently, and the first time they tried to run the VAT 100 report they received a number of errors: Microsoft Dynamics GP – An error occurred … Continue reading →

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GPUG Summit 2013 Tampa Wrap Up

| 10/28/2013 | 0 Comments

I just got back from GPUG Summit 2013 in Tampa and I have to say it was a very exciting week. With a 4-hour training and 3 sessions over 3 days, reality is time is always of the essence at a conference like this one. If you went to any of my sessions, please fill out the survey as this is how I get invited to these events – seriously! ITP02: Fun with Microsoft Dynamics GP Administration Tools Wednesday October 23, 2013 2:00pm – 3:00pm CPE Eligible Complete survey STR04: Web Client Deployment for IT Directors Thursday October 24, 2013 1:15pm – 2:15pm CPE Eligible Complete survey ITP07: Administering SQL for Microsoft Dynamics GP Administrators Friday October 25, 2013 9:45am – 10:45am CPE Eligible Complete survey Nonetheless, I got a chance to attend a few sessions where I picked up a few nuggets (blog material for this week) and learned some more about topics I don’t usually get involved with and, boy, it was all worth it! Some of the sessions I attended are as follow: BIR03: Unlock the Magic of Excel Refreshable Reports Presenter: MVP Mark Polino Wednesday October 23, 2013 10:00am – 11:00am CPE Eligible Complete survey PSH05R: Making Microsoft Dynamics GP work Simpler and Easier Presenter: Mark Rockwell @ Rockton Software.

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Surface 2 and Surface 2 Pro videos

| 10/28/2013 | 0 Comments

Last month, I wrote an article about the Surface 2, Surface Pro 2 and accessories being announced . As a follow up I thought I would post links to some new videos and to the launch event, in case you missed it.

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