Dynamics Blog

Welcome to the Dynamics Blog hosted by the professionals at Armanino. This blog is about anything that may be helpful to others regarding Microsoft Dynamics' software. The topics can be anything from Microsoft Dynamics GP, AX, CRM, SharePoint, MAS 90/200, .NET development, accounting, compliance and more.

Monday, December 1, 2014

How to Remedy the Dynamics GP Fixed Assets GL Posting Error

When GP 2013 was first released, it included a lot of enhancements to the Dynamics GP Fixed Assets module. (See the new features that were released in our past post 5 New Features of the Fixed Asset Module in Microsoft Dynamics GP 2013). Today, I would like to bring your attention to a bug you …

Thursday, August 28, 2014

Dynamics GP Excel Copy Paste Error in 2013 R2

We recently received a call from a customer with issues using Dynamics GP Excel copy paste function. She said she did not have access to the Excel Copy Paste function in GP2013 R2. When she attempted to paste data, she received this error message: Not privileged to run this report. Upon further review, we found …

Monday, August 25, 2014

The (Hidden) Dynamics GP Open Sales Orders Report By Item

Recently a client asked me how to run a report of Dynamics GP open sales orders report by item. I was sure such a report existed in GP, but I had a heck of a time finding it. I went to the Sales Reports section and vaguely remembered that the SOP document reports are in …

Thursday, June 19, 2014

Removing the Old Data Mart in Dynamics GP Management Reporter

Recently we had a few customers with a heavy load of financial data in GP, which can gum up the refresh process. Here are two tips to help  to overcome these data mart challenges in Dynamics GP Management Reporter 2012: Sometimes, when attempting to refresh the data mart, you think the data mart is removed, …

Tuesday, December 17, 2013

Avoid Auditor Confusion: Enable Posting Numbers in Microsoft Dynamics GP to Create a Sequential Numbering System

In Microsoft Dynamics GP it is a normal occurrence to find Journal Entry (JE) numbers in the general ledger (GL), which were either skipped or posted out of order. Why? Because: People begin transactions only to be deleted, which causes a JE number to be skipped, Transactions are left in batches for days before posting, …

Friday, October 25, 2013

Dynamics GP Fixed Asset “Bug” in GPv2013 SP2

A new “feature” appeared out of the blue for Fixed Assets with the release of GPv2013 SP2.  It actually is pretty simple, but it does introduce a “bug” for which you should know the workaround. The “feature” is that the Redisplay check-box has been removed from the GENERAL card form. Below is a description of …

Monday, July 1, 2013

“Serial/Lot tracked item’s receipt layer adjusted unit cost does notequal unit cost” when running IV TB reset tool in Dynamics GP

I couldn’t find the answer to the above issue published in a tech doc anywhere so I thought I’d post it here so I could find it again. I asked my friends at Microsoft how to resolve the issue and this is what I got back. Make sure you have a good restorable backup before …

Wednesday, June 19, 2013

Changing Revision Levels On Manufacturing BOM in Dynamics GP

Recently we had a client who accidentally changed their revision level on their Manufacturing BOM. They did not want to GP to show that they were on their 7th revision of the item because they were really on their 5th and just didn’t know how to use the BOM correctly in GP. They contacted us …

Tuesday, June 18, 2013

Could not e-mail status report to sender. Insufficient Memory in Dynamics GP

Had a client receiving the above error while trying to email statements. The client had moved servers so it was working on the old server but the new server kept on saying Insufficient Memory. I finally opened up a case with Microsoft and somehow sneakily passed the issue off to a fellow consultant to follow …

Thursday, June 13, 2013

Printing a different company name and address on your checks based on the location assigned to the checkbook – report writer fun

The default check stub form in GP assumes that you have purchased pre-printed check stock with your company’s information such as name and address pre-printed on the checks.  But, let’s say the check stock your bank sent you doesn’t have this information?  And let’s for a moment also say that you have multiple checking accounts …

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