Tag: business

Is it a Shipment or is it a Receipt?

After years of explaining to GP users that ‘Shipment’ actually means ‘Receipt’ in Purchase Order Processing, I’ve grown tired of having to do so.  Call me lazy but IMHO, the terminology should be consistent throughout the POP windows.  See example below: So is it a Shipment or a Receipt?  My vote goes for ‘Receipt’.  If you’d like to register your vote, please do so here on Microsoft Connect – Vote for Receipt . Thanks!

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Dynamics GP Community is under attack!

| 06/28/2014 | 0 Comments
Dynamics GP Community is under attack!

It seems our community is under spam attack! It is getting spammed by few LOVE Specialists! I would kindly ask for users who has outstanding questions to “repost” their questions once Microsoft folks resolves this attack! I feel like CAPTCHA will be added soon to the community to avoid such spammers and also to annoy users! Regards, — Mohammad R. Daoud MVP – MCT MCP, MCBMSP, MCTS, MCBMSS +962 – 79 – 999 65 85 me@mohdaoud.com http://www.di.jo

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Analytical Accounting vs. Multidimensional Analysis

| 06/28/2014 | 0 Comments
Analytical Accounting vs. Multidimensional Analysis

In earlier Dynamics GP versions, we used to use a module called MDA to manage our accounts dimensions and reduce the size of the chart of accounts, the module is very stable and works perfectly but with limited functionalities, when the Analytical Accounting was introduced, this module was retired and was no longer enhanced by Microsoft. Personally, I been fighting with Analytical Accounting issues for many years now, I can count free hours spent to correct journals at the database level that unjustifiably corrupted and was not linked to the correct figures, which makes it a little bit annoying.

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Dynamics GP 2013 R2 upgrade: The following SQL statement produced an error: exec wfDeployClrAssemblies

| 06/05/2014 | 0 Comments

During the upgrade process to Dynamics GP 2013 R2 with one of my customers we got the error in the subject, the issue is with dropping one of the SQL level Assemblies called “System.DirectoryServices” that been used by “Microsoft.Dynamics.GP.WorkflowGP.WorkflowEngine”. The “System.DirectoryServices” assembly is being used by the Workflow module in Dynamics GP, if you have workflow installed you will not be able to drop this reference as you will be having another assembly depending on this and the other assembly is being used by 7 functions and stored procedures.

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Consolidating multiple Dynamics GP Companies into single DYNAMICS database

| 06/05/2014 | 0 Comments

Recently I had an interesting project with one of my customers, they had the following environment: Server I: Dynamics GP 9 RTM with 14 active companies. SQL Server 2005 (Collation is Arabic_CI_AS)

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First look to Dynamics GP 2013 R2

| 05/29/2014 | 0 Comments

I just upgraded to GP2013 R2! I liked the way the changed the “Login” form, this to apply the identity management process! Next thing I liked is the new look and feel: Regards, — Mohammad R. Daoud MVP – MCT MCP, MCBMSP, MCTS, MCBMSS +962 – 79 – 999 65 85 me@mohdaoud.com http://www.di.jo

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The Dynamics GP Blogster in Johannesburg, South Africa

| 05/25/2014 | 0 Comments

My travels will take me to the beautiful and cosmopolitan city of Johannesburg, South Africa to conduct Microsoft Dexterity training for customers in the area. I will be there from Sunday May 25, 2014 through Saturday, May 31, 2014 and I am looking forward to meet a number of you. I will be available in the afternoons after 6:00 PM local time and as time permits.

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