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Dipping Your Toes into the World of Cloud Accounting

The world has radically changed since March. Many employees have worked in a cubicle for years, faithfully showing up at 7:30 and leaving at 4:30 every day. In three months, that all changed with COVID-19 when many companies said, “let’s try to have you work remotely”. Dining rooms and kitchen tables became home offices and, […]

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Is Dynamics GP dead?

Is Dynamics GP dead? Should I Stay or Should I Go? — Dynamics GP Remix Microsoft has made a lot of changes in the world of ERP recently. Perhaps most noticeably for Dynamics GP users was the move to a Modern Policy regarding its lifecycle and the renaming of the product to simply “Dynamics GP” (no […]

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Making EDI Simple for your Dynamics ERP System

EDI is one of the most complex business processes that can integrate with your ERP, but many companies are finding that it’s necessary to continue or grow their business. EDI allows you to onboard large and major trading partners and can save your company thousands of dollars in the long run…but does it have to […]

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Extend the Inventory capabilities and functionality in your ERP.

Most of today’s ERP solutions are packed with great features and tools, and they do their job exceptionally well. Still, they can’t possibly do it all. There are certain areas where additional functionality is required, and this functionality is found using add-on solutions. The ERP features that we discuss in this blog are based on […]

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The Power of a GP WMS (warehouse management system)

If your business runs with Dynamics GP, why should you utilize a GP WMS? For companies with warehousing and distribution operations, there is a continual need to raise the productivity bar in order to stay competitive. Customer expectations for ever-shorter lead times, and business needs for accurate inventory counts, require that your business pursue continuous […]

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Support for SQL Server 2008 Is Ending… What Should I Do?

Over the last few years, Microsoft has been making significant investments in the cloud. Unfortunately, that means that Windows Server 2008 and SQL Service 2008 will reach the end of support. But don’t worry, Microsoft has created a pathway for companies ready to make the switch to the cloud. Why should I make the switch to the […]

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7 Strategies for Global ERP Implementation

If yours is a global organization considering an ERP (Enterprise Resource Planning) implementation project, you should be aware that there are some special considerations that apply to your situation. At Western Computer, we have more than three decades of experience working with multi-country ERP projects, and our experts have some valuable insight that can help […]

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How to Maximize Your Workflow

Automating assignments translates into a feature known as “workflows.”  Workflows unite the work of separate departments or users into one universal process. We will cover all topics about how workflows can save time in your budgeting process, specifically when it comes to common ones such as month-end close reports. Assignment workflows mold the foundation of […]

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SmartList Designer 101 – Powerful Reporting at Your Fingertips in Dynamics GP

There’s no question that your data, locked away safely in the depths of your GP system, can give you a great deal of insight into the operations of your business. Getting it out of the database and into an intelligible form, on the other hand, can be a daunting task, especially if you have very specific criteria. […]

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GP Tricks – Creating Trial Balances for Non-Sequential Accounts

Have you ever had the need for a trial balance with non-sequential account numbers?  For example, you’d like GL Trial Balance detail of accounts 6100 and 6520, but not the accounts in between, so you can’t use a range. You can create your custom report using the GP Trial Balance and Navigation Lists! Here's how... […]

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