Microsoft Dynamics Partner Forums have Moved

You may have noticed that as of February, the Dynamics partner forums have moved. The old location for Microsoft Dynamics GP of http://social.microsoft.com/Forums/en-US/partnerdynamicsgp/threads is now in read only mode with the last thread highlighting the move: IMPORTANT – The Partner Forums Have Moved  The new location for the forums is https://partnersupport.microsoft.com/. The direct link to the Dynamics GP…

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Windows 8 Videos

Over the last few weeks I have highlighted some great Windows Phone 8 videos, well there are some cool videos for Windows 8 as well. I thought I would throw a few on the blog for you to see as well as a fantastic video created by Microsoft Norway to so off the concept of…

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Welcome to Microsoft Dynamics Community 2.0

The team responsible for the Microsoft Dynamics Community site have been working hard for many months on a comprehensive update to the site which adds many features as well as making it more visually pleasing.  I had seen a few previews of the new bits along the way, but I am thrilled to announce that…

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Windows Phone 7 Development Tools and Training

Last time I posted some articles about Windows Phone 7, Mariano (The Dynamics GP Blogster) jokingly asked if this blog had changed its focus to Windows Phone 7. Well, while Windows Phone 7 is not the primary subject matter for this blog, it is really cool and it is coming very soon and development for this…

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Microsoft Dynamics ERP Licensing Changes

For the partners out there, here is just a quick reminder to make sure you are aware of these changes to licensing for the Microsoft Dynamics ERP product range. Effective September 1 2010, Microsoft  is introducing three lighter access license rights to help our customers more affordably extend their Microsoft Dynamics ERP to more people…

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Dynamics GP Experts, Searching Forums and Support Debugging Tool Essentials

Jivtesh Singh continues to provide us with great tools and content.  I know his work is greatly appreciated in the community. Here are a couple of important posts that I would like to highlight: Jivtesh uses his GPWindow.com site to analyze the Dynamics GP blogging community and reminds us of how many great Dynamics GP Experts we have.  He…

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Getting the most out of your Microsoft Dynamics GP Community

Recently, Mark Polino (of 50 tips and Cookbook fame) on his blog has highlighted his latest post up on MSDynamicsWorld.com called Seven Ways to NOT Get Answers to Your Microsoft Dynamics GP Questions via Newsgroups.  You will need to sign up for a free account (if you don’t have one already) to read the entire article….

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Microsoft Responds to the Evolution of Communities

Last year my post on The Future of Dynamics GP Forums, hinted that the public newsgroups would be discontinued in the same way that the two private newsgroups already have been.  I had seen various internal communications about the phasing out of the old newsgroup technology, but now it is official. The following announcement was posted…

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Accessing the New Partner Forum using an external client

Back in April this year when the New Microsoft Dynamics GP Partner Forum was created, one bit of feedback that I heard from a number of regular users of the old Partner and Certified Partner newsgroups was that they were not happy about losing the ability to use a newsgroup/mail client of their choice and having to…

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The Future of Dynamics GP Forums

A recent discussion on the new partner Online Technical Community (OTC) forum talked about the future of the Dynamics GP forums.  The thread was started after the three public forums on the new forum site were locked to prevent further posting.  This change was made to avoid fragmenting the Microsoft Dynamics GP community between too many…

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New Microsoft Dynamics GP Partner Forum

On the 27th April 2009 at 9am PST (US Pacific Standard Time), there will be some changes happening with the managed Partner newsgroups for Microsoft Dynamics GP.  They are being migrated a new forum style rather than the older newsgroup technology. This information is only relevant to Microsoft partners and refers to the Certified and Gold Certified Partner…

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Web Access to the Public Newsgroups has changed

UPDATE: The old links are working again, so you have the choice of links you can use. It seems that a technical issue took the links offline for a while. If you still get an error message, try refreshing the browser. As of today, it seems that the old links for web access to the Business Solutions (Microsoft…

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Support Debugging Tool - The wait is over

Fantastic news for the all the partner consultants and developers in the Dynamics GP community. The Support Debugging Tool for Microsoft Dynamics GP has now been released on PartnerSource  for versions 8.0, 9.0 and 10.0. Just over two years ago I started development on a tool designed to use Dexterity triggers to watch for incorrect data appearing in…

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