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“Make Room Make Room” . . . Microsoft Dynamics GP Runs Out of Space

Harry Harrison’s classic science fiction novel “Make Room Make Room” deals with unchecked population growth and decreasing resources, not unlike a situation with a client’s SQL server recently.  The server had separate drives for the data (mdf), log (ldf) and backups (bak) files, however, the log files kept growing until the drive ran out of […]

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Struggling with the Dynamics GP Report Writer? Check Out the New Microsoft Dynamics GP2010 R2 Utility

How many of us struggle with the Dynamics GP Report Writer?  How many of us say to ourselves, I wish there was a way I could take any standard Dynamics GP report, put it in a Word format where I could easily manipulate it, adding formatting options and then be able to run this report […]

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Adding Filters to Microsoft Dynamics GP Excel Reports

A client recently asked if they could add a date filter to one of the standard Microsoft Dynamics GP Excel reports.  Naturally, the answer was No and Yes. No, because you have no control how Microsoft Dynamics GP builds the report. Yes, because once the report is available you can make a copy and modify […]

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Achieving Best Practices in Accounts Payable with Microsoft Dynamics GP

Steven Bragg wrote an excellent book on improving the efficiency and accuracy of the Accounting Department called “Accounting Best Practices” (6th Edition), published by Wiley (ISBN 9780470561652).   The book offers many ideas on improving accounting functions and provides the advantages and disadvantages of each.  The suggestions cover many facets of the accounting process and a […]

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Private Health Care Corporation Implements Comprehensive Microsoft Dynamics GP Solution to Enhance Existing Epic EMR System

RSM completed a comprehensive discovery project for a private, not-for-profit health care organization after they implemented an Epic electronic medical records (EMR) system.  The hospital still required major streamlining to improve efficiencies and address resource challenges from manual business processes and occurrences of financial double entry. As a result, the RSM team implemented their Materials Management […]

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Recommendations for a Backup Policy for Microsoft Dynamics GP

Backups to Microsoft Dynamics GP and related software are a critical part of maintaining a “healthy” system.  As part of a disaster recovery system, they keep your data available for restoration in case of a system failure.  This article provides a set of basic recommendations for backing up pertinent Dynamics GP information.  As every installation […]

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Access Multi-Currency Rate Tables in New Versions of Microsoft Dynamics GP

As new versions of Microsoft Dynamics GP are released, there are increasing points of contact between Dynamics GP and Microsoft Office.  One connection that hasn’t appeared yet concerns multi-currency.  However, you can simplify finding the multi-currency rates by using Microsoft Office Excel 2007 or 2010. Dynamics GP and Microsft FRx need access to multi-currency rate […]

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7 Tips to Preventing Payroll Errors

I read an article recently that provided tips to Prevent Payroll Errors.  Many of the tips correspond to features within Microsoft Dynamics GP. Keep up to date with Laws and Regulations– In Dynamics GP2010, go to Microsoft Dynamics GP > Maintenance > US Payroll Updates > Check for Tax Updates.  Select either the Automatic or […]

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Make your Accounting Department More Efficient with Microsoft Dynamics GP

I read a recent article that addressed making your Accounting Department more efficient.  Four of the seven suggestions can be tied directly to your installation of Microsoft Dynamics GP. Use your system to the fullest extent – There are numerous approaches to this suggestion.  Microsoft Dynamics GP continues to add little modules or enhancements with […]

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Microsoft Dynamics GP Project Accounting vs. Encore Project Tracking

For companies using Microsoft Dynamics GP as their ERP system, who are interested in keeping track of financial information as it relates to projects, the first and most obvious choice is to simply use the Dynamics GP Project Accounting Module which is standard built-in functionality.  However, one should be aware that there are other choices […]

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