Many organizations, when told they need a customization, experience a deep, cold dread. Everyone has heard the horror stories of customizations taking years and costing boatloads of money only to have to be completely redone when upgrading their system.
The tools available vary – Report Writer, Modifier, Modifier with VBA, SRS reports, Excel Report Builder, Extender, Visual Studio Tools, and Dexterity (the same language Microsoft Dynamics GP is written in).
Customization can range from adding (or taking away) fields to existing windows or reports, to adding new windows or reports to Microsoft Dynamics GP. The beauty of the Dexterity tool is that the developer can make the new window(s) have the same look and feel of Microsoft Dynamics GP because the Dexterity tool uses the same language that Microsoft Dynamics GP was built with. Another reason to customize would be
So if you find yourself thinking “I wish Microsoft Dynamics GP did _____” or “I really need more out of Microsoft Dynamics GP”, consider engaging with your partner to determine if customizing is the solution. Ask your partner if they have
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