Update: Microsoft Dynamics GP 2013 R2 updates to Report Writer Functions – RW_CoAddrIDInfo broken


David Meego - Click for blog homepageThis is a reposting of an article I originally wrote on my Developing for Dynamics GP blog.

Following on from my post: Microsoft Dynamics GP 2013 R2 updates to Report Writer Functions, I have to admit that I made a mistake.

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Microsoft Dynamics GP 2013 R2 updates to Report Writer Functions


David Meego - Click for blog homepageThis is a reposting of an article I originally wrote on my Developing for Dynamics GP blog.

You might remember the story about how I created a suite of Report Writer functions and got them added to the version 7.0 Dynamics.dic core dictionary. The aim for these functions was to make it easier for partner consultants and customers to modify the reports without needing custom scripting in Visual Basic for Applications (VBA) or Dexterity. They are documented in the Report Writer Functions document in the Software Developers Kit (SDK).

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The Dynamics GP Blogster works with Report Writer and the Support Debugging Tool


David Meego - Click for blog homepageThis is a reposting of an article I originally wrote on my Developing for Dynamics GP blog.

My great friend Mariano Gomez, The Dynamics GP Blogster, has been busy recently creating some fantastic step by step posts on customising reports using Report Writer.

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Accessing Internet Information from Report Writer


David Meego - Click for blog homepageThis is a reposting of an article I originally wrote on my Developing for Dynamics GP blog.

Last week, I had a call from a partner asking how could they access data stored on the Internet Information window.

This is the window opened with the little italic i symbol next to the Address ID field for Company, Customer, Employee and Vendor Addresses as well as next to Employee ID and Salesperson ID fields.

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Adding more comments to SOP Documents


David Meego - Click for blog homepageThis is a reposting of an article I originally wrote on my Developing for Dynamics GP blog.

In keeping with my recent theme of Microsoft Dynamics GP Report Writer related articles, I thought I would post an example of how to get more comment lines showing a SOP Document.  This is a follow on from the Working with Text fields in Report Writer post.

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Working with Text fields in Report Writer


David Meego - Click for blog homepageThis is a reposting of an article I originally wrote on my Developing for Dynamics GP blog.

This post will explain what is and is not possible when working with fields of text datatype in the Microsoft Dynamics GP Report Writer.

The text field datatype in Dexterity allows multi-line text to be entered up to a maximum length of 32,000 characters.  A shorter keyable length maybe defined when the field is defined in Dexterity.

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