#GPPT ~internal~ window showing when opening Sales Transaction Entry


David Meego - Click for blog homepageA while back I had a customer site reporting an issue where a small window would open every time a user opens the Sales Transaction Entry (SOP_Entry) window.

This issue only occurs when the GP Power Tools – Administrator Tools module feature to prevent windows opening outside of the visible display is enabled.
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#GPPT Managing User Licenses with GP Power Tools


David Meego - Click for blog homepageWith the release of GP Power Tools build 26 yesterday, Microsoft Dynamics GP System Administrators now have a new tool for managing their User Licenses.

GP Power Tools build 26 adds a suite of new features specifically designed to help administrators track, analyze and control how their user licenses in Dynamics GP are used.
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#GPPT Automatic Logout for Microsoft Dynamics GP


David Meego - Click for blog homepageYesterday GP Power Tools build 26 was released. This latest build has numerous enhancements to existing functionality as well as some awesome new features.

One of the features that has been requested by the community for a while and is now included in the GP Power Tools – Administrator Tools module is Automatic Logout.

The best thing is that all existing GP Power Tools sites get all the new features for free just by updating their system to the current build. Download from here.

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#VSIT Visual Studio Integration Toolkit Helper Functions


David Meego - Click for blog homepageThe release of Build 15 of the free product Visual Studio IntegrationToolkit is a bonus to Visual Studio Tools for Microsoft Dynamics GP developers around the globe.

As well as the enhancements to the Menu Navigation functionality and the addition of support for custom Area Pages, Build 15 adds a new Helper functions module with over 220 functions.

This build is the result of a month’s development effort and is why you have not heard much from me on the blog recently.

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Microsoft Dynamics GP 2010 Homepage and Area Pages Script Errors


David Meego - Click for blog homepageRecently my Microsoft Dynamics GP 2010 installation started generating errors while navigating around the Homepage and Area Pages. I thought it was due to the recent Windows 10 1809 update, but have since learned that this was not the cause.

I temporarily fixed the issue by removing all objects from the Homepage and only using the application menus for navigation and not using the Area Pages at all.

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Microsoft Dynamics GP – Repurposing the Connect Homepage Pane


David Meego - Click for blog homepageI recently posted a method of repurposing the Microsoft Dynamics GP 2018 R2 Intelligent Cloud Insights page to show a website of your choice.

However, if you are running an earlier version of Microsoft Dynamics GP you also have the option to display a custom website by repurposing the Connect pane on the user’s Homepage.

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Microsoft Dynamics GP 2018 R2 – Repurposing Intelligent Clouds Insights


David Meego - Click for blog homepageOne of the main new features of Microsoft Dynamics GP 2018 R2 is the option to use the Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central Intelligent Cloud Insights. This leverages the Business Intelligence and Artificial Intelligence and Analysis functionality in Business Central using a replicated set of GP data uploaded via the Intelligent Edge interface.

But what if you don’t want to use that functionality and would like to hide it from your users….

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