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Windows 10 will be a free upgrade from Windows 7/Windows 8/8.1 for a full year

| 01/22/2015 | 0 Comments

The Windows  Blog has just announced that – “a free upgrade for Windows 10 will be made available to customers running Windows 7, Windows 8.1, and Windows Phone 8.1 who upgrade in the first year after launch” The upgrade is permanent.

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The Great Plains Wall of Fame

I have a 3 week, all expenses paid vacation in Fargo, ND in January at the Microsoft offices, learning some of the finer points of Dynamics AX.  As such, I thought I’d share some of the remarkable sights here.  These two walls, in the hallway as you enter the Horizon Building from the Vista Building on the Microsoft Campus, display an interesting collection of news articles from the early days of Great Plains, up through when Microsoft bought the company in 2001.  Pretty cool to take in the history of the application that so many of us have based careers on. * Click on either image to enlarge Thanks Doug Burgum!

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Welcome to the Microsoft Dynamics GP Engineering Team blog

| 01/20/2015 | 0 Comments

Now, here’s something you don’t see every day: in the trench software development and testing engineers having time to write anything other than code. Well, the Microsoft Dynamics GP Engineering Team (consisting of the Development Engineering and Testing teams) have decided to break their ‘silence’ (so to speak) to pick up their digital pens and deliver some awesome content. From this group you can expect content around the inner works of Service Based Architecture, Workflow and myriads of other engineering topics

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SQL view for total payments to 1099 vendors in the prior year

| 01/20/2015 | 0 Comments

We received several requests just yesterday for a listing of total vendor payments in the prior calendar year.

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SOP Quick Print feature does not work when window ribbons are enabled

| 01/07/2015 | 0 Comments

Happy New Year!! Hope all of you had a great time with family and friends and that you are back getting used to the daily grind once more. Today, I want to kick off the year with an issue in Sales Transaction Entry window related to the cool ribbons implemented since Microsoft Dynamics GP 2013 R2.

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Microsoft Dynamics GP backups with Windows Azure Blob Storage Service – Follow up

| 12/15/2014 | 0 Comments

As a follow up to my post yesterday (see Microsoft Dynamics GP backups with Windows Azure Blob Storage Service ), an issue has been identified with Microsoft Dynamics GP 2015 running on SQL Server 2014 when choosing Microsoft Azure storage as the destination for the backup. You will receive the following warning message: The SQL Server version that you are using does not support backing up or restoring your database from Microsoft Azure storage

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Microsoft Starts Accepting Payments in Bitcoin

| 12/12/2014 | 0 Comments
Microsoft Starts Accepting Payments in Bitcoin

If you have been slow like me in getting in the Bitcoin bus – now might be the time starting learning about this new world. Its a little hard to get into, but the long term vision is fascinating

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