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Print Barcodes on Reports from Dynamics GP

As an industry leader in bar coding for Dynamics GP we are asked daily regarding the ability to add bar-codes to reports like Purchase Orders, SOP Pick Lists, Packing Slips and more. While the PanatrackerGP application offers robust lookup and filtering options for many fields, it often speeds user’s entry to scan information from a […]

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Microsoft Dynamics GP: Report Writer Discoveries

Report Writer within Microsoft Dynamics GP can be a very powerful tool when modifying standard GP reports. Recently, I came upon a more difficult request which required some research and table linking.  The specific request in my case is now included in standard reporting out newer versions of GP. The issue overall however, is common. […]

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Generate Word templates in GP easily as reports are printed through Report Writer.

with Rob Wagner, Implementation Specialists   We will show you how Dynamics GP will generate Microsoft Word templates on the fly as reports are printed through Report Writer. If you prefer to see report output in a .docx format, you can follow these steps to generate templates when they don’t exist. Edit your "Dex.ini" file […]

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The Importance of Drill-Down in Microsoft Dynamics NAV Reports

In this article, we will focus on the power of the drill-down function in your reporting solution. Has your department made a large transaction and nobody was able to figure out what the money was spent on? This is where a drill-down feature in your reporting will help you. Drill-down allows the end user to […]

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Maximizing Dynamics SL with Business Intelligence

With a slow but steady 8% growth, the Business Intelligence (BI) and Analytics solutions market continued to develop in 2013, according to Gartner.  Some might say that this is a stalling growth, but the progress is stable – and it could be the calm before the storm.  Nowadays, BI tools and processes are educating company […]

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“How Much is Replacing FRx Going to Cost Us?”

As FRx is breathing its last breaths, so is the reporting functionality for today’s companies.  Reporting solutions are on the market to truly enhance Excel and deliver sub ledger reporting with drill-down and drill-to capabilities for informed decision-making.  Departmental, organization-wide, or even project reporting are important functions now as the development of an organization relies […]

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Adding Extender Fields to Report Writer

Adding a field from an Extender Window that has only one Key Field to a Report Writer report is easier than you make think. Take a moment to learn how easy it is by watching the video below as we walk you through creating a calculated field that will pull in a specific field from your Extender Window […]

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Report Writer Tricks #1: Copy Formatting from an Existing Report for a New Company

If you have ever created any customized reports from within Microsoft Dynamics GP, then you are quite aware of how reporting can be a useful tool in extracting the exact information needed to increase your productivity and make effective business decisions. While there are a number of different reporting methods that can be utilized (such […]

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