Standard Rate of VAT for Microsoft Dynamics Customers

In November 2008 the Chancellor stated that the standard rate of UK VAT will drop from 17.5% to 15% on 1st December 2008, until end of Year 2009.   The guidance documentation for partners and customers is now up and live and up on our public facing website.   The standard rate of VAT will…


Performance Point Provider for Great Plains

The Data Provider for Microsoft Dynamics GP enables you to import data from Microsoft Dynamics GP into Microsoft Office PerformancePoint Server 2007, and is now available for download from the below links:   CustomerSource   PartnerSource     Also, the new Microsoft Dynamics GP Overview Demo Movie is now available at the link below:  …


How to Prepare for Microsoft Dynamics GP Support

If you are submitting an electronic support request, be sure to include these details in your description of the situation. The following guide can help you prepare for a support request:   Microsoft Dynamics Solution Information 1.     Describe the procedure you were trying to accomplish when the error occurred. o    What was the exact error…


Microsoft GP 10.0 Service Pack 2 released!

I am glad to state that Service Pack 2 (aka –  GP 10 Feature Pack) has been released. CD 1 and CD 2 are now on one single DVD.  The Rapid Migration, Rapid Configuration, and Performance Point Integration tools will be available at a later date.The DVD is available at the links below:   CustomerSource…


Frequently asked questions about role-based security in GP 10.0

I am happy to state that the KB 951229 is now live! This knowledge base article lists the frequently asked questions about role-based security in Microsoft Dynamics GP 10.0 Many partners and customers have queried the security in GP 10 so this document should be helpful as a 1st point of call when questions arise….


GP 10.0 scalability paper released

The Scalability document for GP has been updated for GP 10.0.  Here are the links on PartnerSource and CustomerSource.  This paper does include additional information specific to Payroll, as well. Best Regards   PartnerSource – Microsoft Dynamics GP 10.0 Scalability on SQL Server 2005 White Paper   CustomerSource – Microsoft Dynamics GP 10.0 Scalability on…


Microsoft Dynamics GP 10.0 hotfix released

Microsoft Dynamics GP 10.0 English hotfix KB 947356 has been released.   The following builds are updated with the hotfix: 1.       Dynamics.dic (Microsoft Dynamics GP) =  10.00.0982 2.       PA258.dic (Project Accounting) = 10.00.0980 3.       ICONMFG.dic (Manufacturing) = 10.00.0972 4.       XLBUDGET.DIC (Excel-Based Budgeting) = 10.00.0971 5.       ENC3258.dic (Encumbrance Management) = 10.00.0977   The hotfix is available at…


Security Synchronization Utility for Business Portal for Microsoft Dynamics GP 10.0

The Security Synchronization Utility to synchronize security permissions between Business Portal, SharePoint and Web Services is now available!   The Security Synchronization Utility is a Microsoft Management Console snap-in that allows you to synchronize security permissions between applications.  The following applications can be synchronized: 1. Web Services for Microsoft Dynamics GP 10.02. Business Portal for…


All you need to know about SQL Server build numbers:

If you are using the SQL Server database option with any of the Microsoft Dynamics products you will know that the SQL Server engine is a critical component of the overall Dynamics solution. Many of the issues we work on can be traced back to the behaviour of SQL Server rather than anything specific to…


Microsoft Dynamics Great Plains – Documentation, Requirements and Service Packs.

In Great Plains, the support cases that we receive are of wide diversity. However we deal with a number of cases that are requesting information in relation to Upgrades, Service Packs, and Documentation. The appropriate articles can sometimes take some time to find on PartnerSource/ CustomerSource. So, the below tables has links to the articles…