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TRENDING: MICROSOFT DYNAMICS 365 F&O
TRENDING: MICROSOFT DYNAMICS 365 F&O

Use Summary Updates in D365 to Combine Multiple Packing Slips in a Single Invoice

The Dynamics 365 Summary Update function in D365 F&O lets you merge separate packing slips and give a customer a single invoice.

Should you enable Include Physical Value for Inventory in Dynamics 365?

In Dynamics 365 for F&O, there’s a checkbox to Include physical value, which can have a significant impact on cost of goods sold (COGS) and margins.

The Art of Gathering Requirements for D365

There are many tools and techniques for gathering business, functional and technical requirements. How they’re gathered is an artform that …

TRENDING: MICROSOFT DYNAMICS 365 CRM
TRENDING: MICROSOFT DYNAMICS 365 CRM

The Art of Gathering Requirements for D365

There are many tools and techniques for gathering business, functional and technical requirements. How they’re gathered is an artform that …

Extend the Power of Your Planning Application

Planning applications, like Adaptive Insights, are central to generating a budget or forecast.  General ledger systems are also critical as …

Upcoming Webinar: Learn How to Optimize Your Business With Dynamics

Wondering how you use the new features in Dynamics to improve your business? Don’t miss Microsoft’s virtual launch event on …

Trending in GP
TRENDING: MICROSOFT DYNAMICS GP

The Art of Gathering Requirements for D365

There are many tools and techniques for gathering business, functional and technical requirements. How they’re gathered is an artform that …

Extend the Power of Your Planning Application

Planning applications, like Adaptive Insights, are central to generating a budget or forecast.  General ledger systems are also critical as …

Is Power BI Open Source?

Before answering this, let’s look at open source definition. According to whatis.com – “open source refers to any program whose source code is …

Friday, April 26, 2019

Use Summary Updates in D365 to Combine Multiple Packing Slips in a Single Invoice

The Dynamics 365 Summary Update function in D365 F&O lets you merge separate packing slips and give a customer a single invoice.

Wednesday, April 24, 2019

Should you enable Include Physical Value for Inventory in Dynamics 365?

In Dynamics 365 for F&O, there’s a checkbox to Include physical value, which can have a significant impact on cost of goods sold (COGS) and margins.

Friday, March 15, 2019

The Art of Gathering Requirements for D365

There are many tools and techniques for gathering business, functional and technical requirements. How they’re gathered is an artform that varies from professional to professional. The majority of the time your participants influence the tools and approaches you use. The art of gathering requirements is commonly known as discovery.   The goals of discovery include: …

Extend the Power of Your Planning Application

Planning applications, like Adaptive Insights, are central to generating a budget or forecast.  General ledger systems are also critical as the source of actual financial results.  These actuals are typically integrated into the planning system. The budget or forecast is then compared to the actuals within the planning application itself.  The analysis of the actuals …

Upcoming Webinar: Learn How to Optimize Your Business With Dynamics

Wondering how you use the new features in Dynamics to improve your business? Don’t miss Microsoft’s virtual launch event on April 2 at 8 AM PT! Attend this free webinar to learn about new functionality, updates and business-use scenarios. Microsoft’s James Phillips, Corporate Vice President, Business Applications Group, will answer common customer questions and show …

New Excel Feature: Export 1 Million Rows From Dynamics 365 F&O

New platform update 23 from Microsoft brings a truly exciting new feature. Previous versions of Dynamics 365 for Finance and Operations were limited to 10,000 rows when exporting to Excel from a grid. Now you can export up to 1 million rows with the default set at 50,000. That’s great news: you can now see …

Thursday, February 21, 2019

Are You Ready for 2019 Sales Tax Changes?

It’s time to get prepared for some big sales tax changes taking effect across the United States. Check out a recent webinar from our friends at Avalara, featuring U.S. tax policy expert and former executive director of the Streamlined Sales Tax Governing Board, Scott Peterson. The webinar explains some major changes for 2019, including: New …

Introducing Our Custom Approval Solution for D365

We’re excited to tell you that Armanino has developed a new, custom Approval Solution, which is included as part of our Dynamics 365 offering.  It can be applied to any entity and is easily customized to meet your business processes and workflow needs. Here’s a rundown of the main features (and we’ll look at setup …

Using Playbooks in D365 for Sales

Introduced in the October 2018 release of Dynamics 365 for Sales, Playbooks gives you the ability to easily schedule a specific set of sales activities based on an event. What are some real-world scenarios where this would useful? When a key decision maker leaves a customer’s organization in the middle of deal, for example, you …

Wednesday, February 20, 2019

Dynamics 365 CE: Microsoft Discontinues Insights and Versium Predict

As of January 16, Microsoft no longer provides Insights by InsideView and Versium Predict to new D365 customers.  Here’s how this change may affect you. What this means for existing D365 customers If you were a licensed D365 customer as of January 16, you will still have access to both Insights and Versium Predict through …

 
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