Support Debugging Tool Build 19 released

It is time to release a new build of the Support Debugging Tool for Microsoft Dynamics GP for versions 10.0, GP 2010 (v11.0) and GP 2013 (v12.0). Build 19 primarily improves support for Microsoft Dynamics GP 2013 R2 as well as including some fixes and enhancements to existing features. It also adds a couple of new features. Note: Build…

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How to Fix a Setup File is from a later version Error from the Support Debugging Tool when doing a Test Upgrade

This post revisits the issue previously discussed in the blog post:  How to Fix a Setup File is from a later version Error from the Support Debugging Tool. The issue is that you receive the error message below from the Support Debugging Tool just after logging into Microsoft Dynamics GP: Setup File is from a…

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VBA: DUOS data stored in the wrong database after switching companies

A while ago I had a case where the customer was storing data in the DUOS (Dynamic User Object Store) table from a VBA (Visual Basic for Applications) customisation. Everything worked fine until the users switched companies. After switching company the VBA customisation would still be connected to the DUOS table in the previous company’s…

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Customising the Company Login window series Part 1 – Introduction

Recently a comment from David M (not me) was posted on the Support Debugging Tool Portal (https://aka.ms/SDT) page asking: “We have some fairly long names for our GP companies. Well, when logging onto GP, the second “Company Login” screen cuts off the company names too short for us. The entry field for companies allow for…

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Support Debugging Tool Build 18 hotfix released

It had to happen. On my last day of work before going on leave, a bug was discovered in Build 18 of the Support Debugging Tool for Microsoft Dynamics GP. So I am releasing a Build 18 hotfix for versions 10.0, GP 2010 (v11.0) and GP 2013 (v12.0), the hotfix build is dated as Last Modified: 23-May-2014. The issue…

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Currency ID missing in the Currency Translation Default Exchange Table ID’s section of the Multicurrency Setup window

Hi, my name is Tracy Steere and I work with David Musgrave on the Microsoft Dynamics GP Asia Pacific support team. A bit about myself, I started working with Dynamics GP as an assistant Accountant in 1997 by October 1997 I had become a Dynamics GP Consultant for a company called TWO inc. in Durban, South…

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Vendor ID field is required on Void Historical Payables Transactions window in Microsoft Dynamics GP 2013 SP2

We have seen a few support cases recently about a change to the Void Historical Payables Transactions and Void Open Payables Transaction windows in Microsoft Dynamics GP 2013 Service Pack 2. Note: This issue is fixed in GP 2013 R2. Here are the details of the enhancement from the Inside Microsoft Dynamics GP blog (https://aka.ms/InsideGP): Microsoft…

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HELP NEEDED: Support Debugging Tool Feedback Survey

Hi Microsoft Dynamics GP Community With the release of Build 18 of the Support Debugging Tool (SDT) I have created a Support Debugging Tool Feedback Survey. This short 10 question survey is really important as previously we have only had anecdotal evidence of the community’s use of and support for the Support Debugging Tool. To help…

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Support Debugging Tool Build 18 released

It has been a way too long between releases, but I am finally ready to release Build 18 of the Support Debugging Tool for Microsoft Dynamics GP for versions 10.0, GP 2010 (v11.0) and GP 2013 (v12.0). This build includes fixes and enhancements to existing features as well as a few new features. I still have…

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Display Specific Line in Sales Order Processing

This will be a 2-for-1 post today as the example given solves a frequently asked question and was used to solve a customer issue. The question I’ve seen a number of times before and been meaning to write about is: “How can I fill the Sales Order Processing scrolling window to a specific line?”.  With Dexterity…

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Identifying Microsoft Dynamics GP version information

I had a case recently where the customer’s auditors were asking the customer to prove the version and build of Microsoft Dynamics GP was the same as the version they claimed it was. Basically, the auditor said “provide me proof that you are running GP X SP Y”. So during this case, I discussed a…

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GPUG Magazine – Fall 2013 edition is out

My last community announcement for the week. The GPUG Magazine – Fall 2013 edition is now available. For more information and the link to download, check out Katie Froeber’s post on the Dynamics Community GPUG Events & News blog: GPUG Magazine – Fall 2013 Edition   Make sure you check out page 32 to see…

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Final Reminder: Support Debugging Tool on GPUG System Administrators Special Interest Group Webinar today

This is just a quick reminder that today (tonight Perth Time), I will be presenting the Support Debugging Tool (SDT) with John Lowther, MVP for this month’s webinar for the System Administration GPUG (Dynamics GP User Group) Special Interest Group (SIG). Looking forward to demonstrating how the SDT can simplify the administration of your Microsoft Dynamics GP system. There are…

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Using Named Printers with Terminal Server revisited

This is an update to the original Using Named Printers with Terminal Server post from August 2008. The original post takes you through the process of using Template Users on Terminal Server so that you only need to setup one user per physical location with user mode printers and then users from that physical location can inherit…


SDT on GPUG SIG: Sys Admin

Yes, that is correct. The Support Debugging Tool (SDT) will be the topic of this month’s webinar for the System Administration GPUG (Dynamics GP User Group) Special Interest Group (SIG). Kim Peterson and John Lowther asked if I could present a session on the Support Debugging Tool and how it can be used to simplify and speed up the…

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Support Debugging Tool Build 17 hotfix 2 released

Following on from the release of the Support Debugging Tool Build 17 hotfix, I am releasing a hotfix 2 build. It turns out that some of the changes in the way the Support Debugging Tool adds buttons to the Standard Toolbar were still not perfect. We had a few reports that when the SDT dictionary was installed, newly…

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Virtual Convergence 2013 for when you can’t attend in person

This week the Microsoft Dynamics Convergence 2013 conference is being held in New Orleans, Louisiana, USA at the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center (NOMCC). It started on Monday 18th March 2013 and continues to Thursday 21st March 2013. If you are like me and unable to attend in person, they you don’t have to miss out on all…

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Support Debugging Tool Build 17 hotfix released

Just before I went on leave over Christmas and New Year, I announced the release of the Support Debugging Tool Build 17. Well, as much as I try to ensure that there are not any bugs in the code, I managed to introduce one. So this hotfix build fixes the bug which can cause the two Support Debugging…

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Support Debugging Tool Build 17 released

With the release of Microsoft Dynamics GP 2013, I am pleased to announce the release of Build 17 of the Support Debugging Tool for Microsoft Dynamics GP for versions 10.0, GP 2010 (v11.0) and GP 2013 (v12.0). This build mainly includes fixes and enhancements to existing features as well as changes to support the changes…

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Update: Resizing SmartList TreeView and ListView panes using the Support Debugging Tool

As promised in my post Quick Tip: Creating a Splitter control between panes of a window with Dexterity, I have updated the concept of my previous post: Resizing SmartList TreeView and ListView panes using the Support Debugging Tool to use a Splitter control rather than selecting a percentage via a menu option. In this example, I am…

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