Check out our latest Tech Tuesday Video on Extender from Nicole Albertson. This video will walk you through adding a Field from an Extender Window that has only one Key Field to a Report Writer report. We will walk you through how to create a calculated field that will pull in a specific field from your Extender Window so that you can display that data on a Report Writer report. This video utilizes Extender in Microsoft Dynamics GP 2013, but the steps are the same for Microsoft Dynamics GP 2010 as well.
eOne is a sponsor for Microsoft Dynamics GP Technical Airlift 2013, hosted by GP Partner Connections (GPPC) – the can’t-miss technical event of the year for Microsoft Dynamics GP Partners. The event offers exclusive access to “what’s next” in the world of Dynamics GP – months before others will get to see and/or use the features and functionality.
Tim Gordon from AlphaSOFT has released a new build of his great DexSense tool. Here is a list of some of the changes made: Improved the stability of the COM interop (was causing crashes on some systems, specifically Windows 8) Improved stability of the p/invoke calls – some were interfering with each other under certain circumstances during callbacks from Dex, causing DexSense to freeze Improved local variable support (although additional improvements are coming, at the moment you need to press enter on a local variable declaration in order to refresh locals) Added an automatic updater system (with daily/weekly/monthly checks) Added the ability to customize the colors used on the interface Tested against Support Debugging Tool in GP2013 Fixed a problem causing the mouse wheel to scroll in both Dexterity and the intellisense window at the same time Tested against Windows XP – the UAC implementation for Vista and above had the potential to interfere with XP Please go to the product page below and download the latest version: DexSense Product Page For more information have a look at the previous articles on this blog: IntelliSense for Dexterity – Ask and you shall receive IntelliSense for Dexterity – DexSense 1.8 released If you are a Dexterity developer and you are not already using this awesome free tool, go download it now. Thanks Tim for all your hard work.
From the Useful SQL Scripts Series . Back in December 2008, I posted an article providing the spSearchOnAllDB stored procedure, originally created by Oufimtsev Gleb. Based on feedback in the comments of that article, I have made two lots of updates to the script to fix some issues: It now handles tables and columns with long names which can include spaces.
When setting up user security in SmartConnect, there is a fairly easy way to check exactly what the user is going to experience when logging in. By using the Change User option in SmartConnect, you can easily view the permissions for other accounts without having to actually log in on different machines or with different windows accounts.
Part 7 – Tools for Troubleshooting Web Client issues: Command Line Tools Parts 5 and Part 6 of this series, both look at some nice GUI-based tools to analyze web and network traffic. The good thing about these tools is that they allow you to analyze things from the comfort of an application window. However, one needs not to discard some powerful command line base tools that have been around since the early days of DOS – and that’s Disk Operating System, not DOS as in Dos Equis (XX) .
As part of the handling of Australian Good and Services Tax (GST), Microsoft Dynamics GP needs to be able to track if a Tax Invoice has been received for payables transactions.