#GPPT GP Power Tools build 22 released


David Meego - Click for blog homepageAfter months of work, I am extremely excited to announce that GP Power Tools for Microsoft Dynamics GP (GPPT) Build 22 is now available for download. Please update your systems to get all the new features.

GP Power Tools was previously known as Support Debugging Tool (SDT), which was discontinued in October 2014. If you are still using the previous product, please upgrade to the supported and much better GP Power Tools product.

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#GPPT Copying Company Color Themes for a Test Environment


David Meego - Click for blog homepageI have been asked a couple of times recently about how to copy the Company Color Themes for a test environment, so I thought I would document the answer in a blog article.

GP Power Tools has the ability to change the background colors within Microsoft Dynamics GP for each company. This feature currently only works for the desktop client, if you want it to work in the web client, vote for this MS Connect product suggestion.

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#GPPT GP Power Tools Build 22 is almost here


David Meego - Click for blog homepageAt the reIMAGINE 2016 and GPUG Summit 2016 conferences, I promised that a new build of GP Power Tools was coming and that it would have lots of great features.

Well, I have been working hard and have now completed the coding phase of the development. I will now be working on updating the documentation in preparation for the release of the build.

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#GPPT Using Microsoft Dynamics GP with High DPI on High Resolution Monitors


David Meego - Click for blog homepageIn the last eight years, there have been an increasing number of display issues when using Microsoft Dynamics GP on high resolution monitors. There are a number of different factors coming into play which cause Dynamics GP to display incorrectly.

This article explains the issues, their causes and their solutions and finally explains how GP Power Tools makes the solutions extremely simple to implement.

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#DavidsEpicTrip My Epic Trip to USA and Mexico starts early tomorrow


David Meego - Click for blog homepageIf you have not worked it out by now, based on my series of Tweets, Posts and Status Updates, I am soon heading off on another Epic Trip to the United States of America and Mexico.

I have to leave home at about 3AM on Friday morning to catch my first flight. This is the second Epic Trip following a similar plan to last year’s Epic Trip.

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#GPPT Happy 10th Birthday GP Power Tools


David Meego - Click for blog homepageA couple of days ago GP Power Tools turned ten years old.

On the 30th August 2006, I decided to create a tool to help identify the cause of a non-reproducible error that was the issue reported in a long running, escalated support case.

This was the first build of the “MBS Support Debugging Tool“.

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#GPPT Stopping the subscription expiry warning message


David Meego - Click for blog homepageThe first build of GP Power Tools (Build 20) was released at the start of August 2015 and so we are now into the second year of its release.

This means that the early adopters of GP Power Tools are approaching their subscription expiry dates and some customers are now receiving warning messages about their subscription.

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