There are many ways an organization can benefit from creating test companies. They include: 1. Testing new configurations of modules 2. Testing new processes 3. Troubleshooting problems in the live company by having a replica of the live company This article focuses on the last example. To create a test company, there are a number of steps you need to perform. You will need access to the SQL Server system administrator (‘sa’) login information. First, use GP Utilities to create a new company
If you are a Microsoft Dynamics GP user, you are most likely using Microsoft Office. One of the components of the Office Professional Edition is Microsoft Access, which you can use to create your own databases or connect to existing databases, including those in GP. Microsoft Access 1.0 was released in 1992
Just recently, I worked on a case with a partner, whose client had a checkbook setup. For the past serveral months, the bank account associated to the checkbook has had no transaction activity. The client still receives a bank statement each month with no transactions.
This one comes courtesy of my friend Steve Sieber at McGladrey .
It’s that time of the year again… every July 1st I find out whether I continue to keep my MVP stripes or… not! The good folks at Microsoft have felt once more that my contributions to the Microsoft Dynamics GP community in general have made me worthy of such honor, so it’s with great joy that I announce I get to keep my award for one more year starting today, making it the 4th consecutive year of such privilege.