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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Displaying Dates in any format on Reports

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

Over the years, I have seen a huge amount of effort and multiple calculated fields to format a date field on a report into a desired format that is something other than the default short date format, usually DD/MM/YYYY or MM/DD/YYYY depending on country (as defined in the control panel).

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How can I identify the parameters of a Procedure or Function?

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

One of the great things about Dexterity is that you can develop complex customisations without needing access to the source code.  Even if you have access to source code via the Source Code program, a Dexterity developer never actually changes original source code.

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Finding Table and Field Information in Microsoft Dynamics GP

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

This is an updated version of an article I wrote a while back for the Microsoft Dynamics GP community website.  The links to the original article, as well as the associated Knowledge Base (KB) article are provided at the bottom of this post.

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