Install eConnect on Client – azurecurve
Nov06

Install eConnect on Client – azurecurve

Microsoft Dynamics GP 2018 R2 was released on the 2nd October. In this series of posts, I’ll be going hands on and installing the majority of the components; some of them, such as Analysis Cubes for Excel, which are little used, I won’t be covering. The series index will automatically update as posts go-live in this series. I already stepped through the installation of eConnect on the… Continue Reading Ian Grieve’s Article...

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Create Company Using PowerShell – azurecurve
Nov05

Create Company Using PowerShell – azurecurve

Microsoft Dynamics GP 2018 R2 was released on the 2nd October. In this series of posts, I’ll be going hands on and installing the majority of the components; some of them, such as Analysis Cubes for Excel, which are little used, I won’t be covering. The series index will automatically update as posts go-live in this series. GP PowerShell can be used to create companies and other… Continue Reading Ian Grieve’s Article on...

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Analyzing expense receipts with Azure Cognitive Services and Microsoft Flow
Nov04

Analyzing expense receipts with Azure Cognitive Services and Microsoft Flow

Recently, Business Applications MVP Steve Endow and I delivered a session at the User Group Summits in Phoenix, and in particular, to the GPUG Summit titled, “Microsoft Dynamics GP and Azure Services”. In this course we detailed a number of Azure Services (among the hundreds) that could potentially be used with Microsoft Dynamics GP. Being that I have also been working my way through… Continue Reading Mariano...

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Test GP PowerShell By Getting Available Commands – azurecurve
Nov02

Test GP PowerShell By Getting Available Commands – azurecurve

This blog is a personal project; all opinions are my own and do not necessarily reflect those of my employer. This blog and its content is provided “AS IS” with no warranty of any kind, either expressed or implied, made in relation to the accuracy, reliability or content of the information herein. The author shall not be liable for any direct, indirect, incidental or consequential damages… Continue Reading Ian...

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Install GP PowerShell – azurecurve
Nov01

Install GP PowerShell – azurecurve

This blog is a personal project; all opinions are my own and do not necessarily reflect those of my employer. This blog and its content is provided “AS IS” with no warranty of any kind, either expressed or implied, made in relation to the accuracy, reliability or content of the information herein. The author shall not be liable for any direct, indirect, incidental or consequential damages… Continue Reading Ian...

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Configure & Use OData Service – azurecurve
Oct31

Configure & Use OData Service – azurecurve

Microsoft Dynamics GP 2018 R2 was released on the 2nd October. In this series of posts, I’ll be going hands on and installing the majority of the components; some of them, such as Analysis Cubes for Excel, which are little used, I won’t be covering. The series index will automatically update as posts go-live in this series. The last post covered the installation of the OData Service… Continue Reading Ian Grieve’s Article...

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Connecting a 2nd PC as a second monitor – JenKuntz.ca
Oct30

Connecting a 2nd PC as a second monitor – JenKuntz.ca

Today’s #TipTuesday is yet another non-Dynamics GP post… I’m on a bit of a roll of finding oddball new things that are worth sharing. I’ll get back to more GP content soon, I promise! Background In a previous post, I had written about some health issues my Dad had. I’ve been hanging out with him and his wife at their home a couple of hours out of town from me, helping them get… Continue Reading Jen Kuntz’s Article on their...

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Install GP OData Service – azurecurve
Oct30

Install GP OData Service – azurecurve

Microsoft Dynamics GP 2018 R2 was released on the 2nd October. In this series of posts, I’ll be going hands on and installing the majority of the components; some of them, such as Analysis Cubes for Excel, which are little used, I won’t be covering. The series index will automatically update as posts go-live in this series. The next of the additional products I am going to install, is… Continue Reading Ian Grieve’s Article...

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Web Services on Media Broken – azurecurve
Oct29

Web Services on Media Broken – azurecurve

Microsoft Dynamics GP 2018 R2 was released on the 2nd October. In this series of posts, I’ll be going hands on and installing the majority of the components; some of them, such as Analysis Cubes for Excel, which are little used, I won’t be covering. The series index will automatically update as posts go-live in this series. I was going to step through the installation of the Web… Continue Reading Ian Grieve’s Article on...

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Installing TortoiseSVN: Commit Changes – azurecurve
Oct27

Installing TortoiseSVN: Commit Changes – azurecurve

This post is part of the series on installing TortoiseSVN which is I use in the development of WordPress plugins. Once you’ve finished making the required changes to the plugin, the files need to be uploaded to the plugin repository; the example I am using in this post, is some changes I made to the azurecurve Floating Featured Image plugin. To upload the changes, right-click on the… Continue Reading Ian Grieve’s Article...

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Management Reporter vs. Jet Reports – azurecurve
Oct26

Management Reporter vs. Jet Reports – azurecurve

This blog is a personal project; all opinions are my own and do not necessarily reflect those of my employer. This blog and its content is provided “AS IS” with no warranty of any kind, either expressed or implied, made in relation to the accuracy, reliability or content of the information herein. The author shall not be liable for any direct, indirect, incidental or consequential damages… Continue Reading Ian...

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Install Web Client Resource Cache – azurecurve
Oct26

Install Web Client Resource Cache – azurecurve

This blog is a personal project; all opinions are my own and do not necessarily reflect those of my employer. This blog and its content is provided “AS IS” with no warranty of any kind, either expressed or implied, made in relation to the accuracy, reliability or content of the information herein. The author shall not be liable for any direct, indirect, incidental or consequential damages… Continue Reading Ian...

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Verify Web Management Console Functions – azurecurve
Oct25

Verify Web Management Console Functions – azurecurve

This blog is a personal project; all opinions are my own and do not necessarily reflect those of my employer. This blog and its content is provided “AS IS” with no warranty of any kind, either expressed or implied, made in relation to the accuracy, reliability or content of the information herein. The author shall not be liable for any direct, indirect, incidental or consequential damages… Continue Reading Ian...

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Verify Web Client – azurecurve
Oct24

Verify Web Client – azurecurve

Microsoft Dynamics GP 2018 R2 was released on the 2nd October. In this series of posts, I’ll be going hands on and installing the majority of the components; some of them, such as Analysis Cubes for Excel, which are little used, I won’t be covering. The series index will automatically update as posts go-live in this series. Now that we have the web client installed, prior to allowing… Continue Reading Ian Grieve’s Article...

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Take company offline – JenKuntz.ca
Oct23

Take company offline – JenKuntz.ca

Today’s #TipTuesday is a feature that was introduced in GP 2013 R2: taking a company offline for maintenance or other periodic routines. What is it? This is a feature under the Administration page > System > Utilities area. The purpose of it is simply to prevent users from logging into one or more companies so that you can be working in it exclusively. Why might you do this? The most… Continue Reading Jen Kuntz’s Article...

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Install GP Web Resource Cache – azurecurve
Oct23

Install GP Web Resource Cache – azurecurve

This blog is a personal project; all opinions are my own and do not necessarily reflect those of my employer. This blog and its content is provided “AS IS” with no warranty of any kind, either expressed or implied, made in relation to the accuracy, reliability or content of the information herein. The author shall not be liable for any direct, indirect, incidental or consequential damages… Continue Reading Ian...

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Install Web Client Help – azurecurve
Oct22

Install Web Client Help – azurecurve

This blog is a personal project; all opinions are my own and do not necessarily reflect those of my employer. This blog and its content is provided “AS IS” with no warranty of any kind, either expressed or implied, made in relation to the accuracy, reliability or content of the information herein. The author shall not be liable for any direct, indirect, incidental or consequential damages… Continue Reading Ian...

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GPUG Summit 2018 Recap – JenKuntz.ca
Oct20

GPUG Summit 2018 Recap – JenKuntz.ca

So, I said I wasn’t going to do a recap but here I am. I thought I’d do a very brief wrap-up of my short week. Previous Posts Here are the posts from earlier in the week: Getting Home There were no misadventures getting home, thankfully. It was a long day of travel with a connection via Vancouver. I decided to splurge and pay to upgrade my seat on the Vancouver to Toronto leg and I’m… Continue Reading Jen Kuntz’s Article...

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Checkout from Repository – azurecurve
Oct20

Checkout from Repository – azurecurve

This post is part of the series on installing TortoiseSVN which is I use in the development of WordPress plugins. With TortoiseSVN installed, we can connect to an existing plugin repository; in this example I am using my azurecurve Series Index plugin. After creating the development folder, TortoiseSVN is available from the right-click context menu. Create the development folder, right… Continue Reading Ian Grieve’s...

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Installing the Microsoft Azure Integration Runtime
Oct19

Installing the Microsoft Azure Integration Runtime

The Integration Runtime (IR) is a customer managed data integration infrastructure used by Azure Data Factory to provide data integration capabilities across different network environments. It was formerly called as Data Management Gateway. It is used by Business Central and Dynamics GP to provide a one-way data synchronization between your on-premises SQL Server hosting your company… Continue Reading Mariano Gomez’s...

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Configure Web Client – azurecurve
Oct19

Configure Web Client – azurecurve

Microsoft Dynamics GP 2018 R2 was released on the 2nd October. In this series of posts, I’ll be going hands on and installing the majority of the components; some of them, such as Analysis Cubes for Excel, which are little used, I won’t be covering. The series index will automatically update as posts go-live in this series. After addin the web client runtime feature, the next step is… Continue Reading Ian Grieve’s Article...

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Add Web Client Runtime Feature – azurecurve
Oct18

Add Web Client Runtime Feature – azurecurve

Hands On with Microsoft Dynamics GP 2018 R2: Add Web Client Runtime Feature Microsoft Dynamics GP 2018 R2 was released on the 2nd October. In this series of posts, I’ll be going hands on and installing the majority of the components; some of them, such as Analysis Cubes for Excel, which are little used, I won’t be covering. The series index will automatically update as posts go-live… Continue Reading Ian Grieve’s Article...

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GPUG Summit 2018 Day 2 – JenKuntz.ca
Oct18

GPUG Summit 2018 Day 2 – JenKuntz.ca

Today was day 2 of the official portion of GPUG Summit 2018 in Phoenix, and my last day here. I’m flying out early Thursday to head back home, missing the 3rd day (so there will be no recap from me about it!). Here is how my day fared today… Breakfast & Bad News Breakfast was horrible today, for more than one reason. The food today was just not great. Yesterday’s wasn’t outstanding… Continue Reading Jen Kuntz’s...

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Web Client Prerequisites – azurecurve
Oct17

Web Client Prerequisites – azurecurve

Microsoft Dynamics GP 2018 R2 was released on the 2nd October. In this series of posts, I’ll be going hands on and installing the majority of the components; some of them, such as Analysis Cubes for Excel, which are little used, I won’t be covering. The series index will automatically update as posts go-live in this series. Over the next few posts I’m going to install, verify and… Continue Reading Ian Grieve’s Article on...

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GPUG Summit 2018 – Day 1 – JenKuntz.ca
Oct17

GPUG Summit 2018 – Day 1 – JenKuntz.ca

Today was day 1 of GPUG Summit in Phoenix. Not much happened today… LOL… ya right! This year is the first year where there was content for the Power Platform (Microsoft Flow, PowerApps and Power BI). Today I took full advantage of that as it is predominantly new content for me and a chance to learn new things that aren’t necessarily Dynamics GP related. As I do with other events,… Continue Reading Jen Kuntz’s Article on...

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How to follow a conference or event – JenKuntz.ca
Oct16

How to follow a conference or event – JenKuntz.ca

Today’s #TipTuesday is another non-product tip, but I’ll be knee-deep in sessions at GPUG Summit by the time many of you read this, so in the interest of a “simpler” topic, this is what I’ve come up with! Today is the first “full” day of the 2018 GPUG (& other UGs) Summit. I get the sense that a lot of users tend to miss out on the news or updates because they aren’t on… Continue Reading Jen Kuntz’s Article on their...

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eConnect Incoming Queue Bug Fixed – azurecurve
Oct16

eConnect Incoming Queue Bug Fixed – azurecurve

Microsoft Dynamics GP 2018 R2 was released on the 2nd October. In this series of posts, I’ll be going hands on and installing the majority of the components; some of them, such as Analysis Cubes for Excel, which are little used, I won’t be covering. The series index will automatically update as posts go-live in this series. This post is for those people who skipped Microsoft Dynamics… Continue Reading Ian Grieve’s Article...

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eConnect Services and Permissions – azurecurve
Oct16

eConnect Services and Permissions – azurecurve

Microsoft Dynamics GP 2018 R2 was released on the 2nd October. In this series of posts, I’ll be going hands on and installing the majority of the components; some of them, such as Analysis Cubes for Excel, which are little used, I won’t be covering. The series index will automatically update as posts go-live in this series. With eConnect installed on the server there are some changes… Continue Reading Ian Grieve’s Article...

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GPUG Summit 2018 Pre-Day – JenKuntz.ca
Oct15

GPUG Summit 2018 Pre-Day – JenKuntz.ca

Today was a “long” day but a short day at GPUG Summit. This year’s conference is in Phoenix, Arizona. I originally wasn’t planning on attending, so my time here is short due to the length of my stay being primarily a factor of the cost of the flights I could find to get here! Travel Day There is not much of interest on my flights today. The only funny item was the start of the day… Continue Reading Jen Kuntz’s Article on...

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Install eConnect on Server – azurecurve
Oct15

Install eConnect on Server – azurecurve

Microsoft Dynamics GP 2018 R2 was released on the 2nd October. In this series of posts, I’ll be going hands on and installing the majority of the components; some of them, such as Analysis Cubes for Excel, which are little used, I won’t be covering. The series index will automatically update as posts go-live in this series. As mentioned in the last post, on the eConnect Prerequisites,… Continue Reading Ian Grieve’s Article...

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Dynamics GP is on docs.microsoft.com! – JenKuntz.ca
Oct14

Dynamics GP is on docs.microsoft.com! – JenKuntz.ca

Great news! Dynamics GP documentation is starting to make its way onto the docs.microsoft.com platform. That is AWESOME! So many of us have been vocal about the lack of updated documentation and this is a good first step about addressing that IMHO. Why is this so great? Take a look at all of the other Microsoft products and services that already have documentation on this platform! It’s… Continue Reading Jen Kuntz’s...

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Installing TortoiseSVN: Installing – azurecurve
Oct13

Installing TortoiseSVN: Installing – azurecurve

This post is part of the series on installing TortoiseSVN which is I use in the development of WordPress plugins. The first step in installing TortoiseSVN is to download the latest version. You can download it from the TortoiseSVN website: Once you’ve downloaded the file, run the inmstaller and, on the Welcome screen, click Next: Accept the terms of the End-User License Agreement by… Continue Reading Ian Grieve’s Article...

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Install eConnect Prerequisites on Server – azurecurve
Oct12

Install eConnect Prerequisites on Server – azurecurve

Microsoft Dynamics GP 2018 R2 was released on the 2nd October. In this series iof posts, I’ll be going hands on and installing the majority of the components; some of them, such as Analysis Cubes for Excel, which are little used, I won’t be covering. The series index will automatically update as posts go-live in this series. I have a number of clients using eConnect in different ways… Continue Reading Ian Grieve’s Article...

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Create A Company – azurecurve
Oct11

Create A Company – azurecurve

Microsoft Dynamics GP 2018 R2 was released on the 2nd October. In this series iof posts, I’ll be going hands on and installing the majority of the components; some of them, such as Analysis Cubes for Excel, which are little used, I won’t be covering. The series index will automatically update as posts go-live in this series. As I work with many clients with more than one company in… Continue Reading Ian Grieve’s Article on...

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Desktop Client First Run – azurecurve
Oct10

Desktop Client First Run – azurecurve

Microsoft Dynamics GP 2018 R2 was released on the 2nd October. In this series iof posts, I’ll be going hands on and installing the majority of the components; some of them, such as Analysis Cubes for Excel, which are little used, I won’t be covering. The series index will automatically update as posts go-live in this series. With the Fabrikam sample company deployed, we can now log… Continue Reading Ian Grieve’s Article on...

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Two Factor Authentication, part 2 – JenKuntz.ca
Oct09

Two Factor Authentication, part 2 – JenKuntz.ca

Today’s #TipTuesday is a continuation of last week’s first post on Two Factor Authentication, 2FA for short. Today I am not getting into examples, as I found an interesting article last week after posting my first blog, that illustrates some of why 2FA and password managers are important. Instead of trying to document what already exists, I focused on some other things in this post and… Continue Reading Jen Kuntz’s Article...

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Add Sample Company – azurecurve
Oct09

Add Sample Company – azurecurve

Microsoft Dynamics GP 2018 R2 was released on the 2nd October. In this series iof posts, I’ll be going hands on and installing the majority of the components; some of them, such as Analysis Cubes for Excel, which are little used, I won’t be covering. The series index will automatically update as posts go-live in this series. In the last post, I deployed the system database; I’m… Continue Reading Ian Grieve’s Article on...

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GP & Intelligent Cloud – first impressions – JenKuntz.ca
Oct09

GP & Intelligent Cloud – first impressions – JenKuntz.ca

Last week, Dynamics GP 2018 R2 was released and the first thing I did was check out and set up the replication with the Intelligent Cloud. I’ve tried a few more things, with somewhat minimal success, which means I need to do some more learning around how to navigate Business Central. In the meantime, here are a few tips around replication that I have figured out, and where I’m at with… Continue Reading Jen Kuntz’s Article...

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Provisioning a Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central demo tenant
Oct08

Provisioning a Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central demo tenant

With the release of Microsoft Dynamics GP 2018 R2, I had a first look at the update process, then quickly ran into a situation where the option to set up intelligent cloud insights wasn’t showing in my already provisioned Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central tenant – See, “Set up Intelligent Cloud” option not showing for Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central tenants. I also noted that… Continue...

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Deploy System Database – azurecurve
Oct08

Deploy System Database – azurecurve

Microsoft Dynamics GP 2018 R2 was released on the 2nd October. In this series iof posts, I’ll be going hands on and installing the majority of the components; some of them, such as Analysis Cubes for Excel, which are little used, I won’t be covering. The series index will automatically update as posts go-live in this series. With the first first client now installed we need to deploy… Continue Reading Ian Grieve’s Article...

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Installing TortoiseSVN: Series Index – azurecurve
Oct06

Installing TortoiseSVN: Series Index – azurecurve

Depending on how much of this blog you read, you might be aware that I have been adding functionality by writing pluginsg for WordPress which I have been publishing via the WordPress Plugin Repository. I did try writing a blog on my Development site, but that didn;t go too well; pretty much a case of out of sight, out of mind. I have some things I want to blog about, so will be posting… Continue Reading Ian Grieve’s...

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Install Dynamics GP Client – azurecurve
Oct05

Install Dynamics GP Client – azurecurve

Microsoft Dynamics GP 2018 R2 was released on the 2nd October. In this series iof posts, I’ll be going hands on and installing the majority of the components; some of them, such as Analysis Cubes for Excel, which are little used, I won’t be covering. The series index will automatically update as posts go-live in this series. With the media downloaded and unzipped, the first item I’m… Continue Reading Ian Grieve’s Article...

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Install Dynamics GP Client – azurecurve
Oct05

Install Dynamics GP Client – azurecurve

Microsoft Dynamics GP 2018 R2 was released on the 2nd October. In this series iof posts, I’ll be going hands on and installing the majority of the components; some of them, such as Analysis Cubes for Excel, which are little used, I won’t be covering. The series index will automatically update as posts go-live in this series. With the media downloaded and unzipped, the first item I’m… Continue Reading Ian Grieve’s Article...

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Installing the .NET Prerequisite – azurecurve
Oct04

Installing the .NET Prerequisite – azurecurve

Microsoft Dynamics GP 2018 R2 was released on the 2nd October. In this series iof posts, I’ll be going hands on and installing the majority of the components; some of them, such as Analysis Cubes for Excel, which are little used, I won’t be covering. The series index will automatically update as posts go-live in this series. Before Microsoft Dynamics GP 2018 R2, or any of the related… Continue Reading Ian Grieve’s Article...

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Management Reporter Crashing while Importing / Exporting Building Blocks

When migrating reports from one management reporter server to another, the easiest way is to export the management reporter building blocks from the original management reporter server and import them into the new server. It is a straight forward method and it doesn’t seem to encounter much efforts theoretically. Although, when you have the management report crashes all of a sudden while… Continue Reading Mahmood M....

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Management Reporter Crashing while Importing / Exporting Building Blocks
Oct04

Management Reporter Crashing while Importing / Exporting Building Blocks

When migrating reports from one management reporter server to another, the easiest way is to export the management reporter building blocks from the original management reporter server and import them into the new server. It is a straight forward method and it doesn’t seem to encounter much efforts theoretically. Although, when you have the management report crashes all of a sudden while… Continue Reading Mahmood M....

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Download the Installation Media – azurecurve
Oct04

Download the Installation Media – azurecurve

Microsoft Dynamics GP 2018 R2 was released on the 2nd October. In this series iof posts, I’ll be going hands on and installing the majority of the components; some of them, such as Analysis Cubes for Excel, which are little used, I won’t be covering. The series index will automatically update as posts go-live in this series. Microsoft announced the release of Microsoft Dynamics GP… Continue Reading Ian Grieve’s Article on...

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“Set up Intelligent Cloud” option not showing for Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central tenants
Oct03

“Set up Intelligent Cloud” option not showing for Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central tenants

I was (still am!) seriously excited about the release of Microsoft Dynamics GP 2018 R2 – I mean, how can you not? This Intelligent Cloud thing is just superb! The simple premise of being able to sync your data to Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central and use the power of the cloud to get actionable insights is just too good to pass up on. See my article, Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business… Continue Reading Mariano...

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The Dynamics GP Blogster: Updating to Microsoft Dynamics GP 2018 R2
Oct03

The Dynamics GP Blogster: Updating to Microsoft Dynamics GP 2018 R2

Yesterday marked the release of Microsoft Dynamics GP 2018 R2 to the English speaking market – other languages soon to follow. After a few hiccups in the download process (make sure you clear your browser cache before attempting to download), I was able to get my hands on the 1.81 GB zip file containing the actual installation media (1.92 GB unzipped). Since this is not a major release, I went… Continue Reading Mariano...

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Hands On with Microsoft Dynamics GP 2018 R2: Series Index – azurecurve
Oct03

Hands On with Microsoft Dynamics GP 2018 R2: Series Index – azurecurve

With the release of Microsoft Dynamics GP 2018 R2, it is time to get hands on again. Whenever a new version comes out, I step through installing all (or the majority) or the products available. Over the coming days, I’ll be performing all of the installations and posting step-by-step guides to them. The series index, below, will automatically populate* as each of the posts goes live. *… Continue Reading Ian Grieve’s...

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