Testing Date Driven Features in GP

Alice Newsam - Click for blog homepageThis is a reposting of an article Alice Newsam originally wrote on my Developing for Dynamics GP blog.

Have you ever had a piece of functionality that is date driven that you wanted to automate a test for but couldn’t figure out the best way to control the dates in the system?  Then this post will be very helpful for you!  A common area I receive questions on when talking with partners and customers is around automating features such as MRP which is extremely date driven.  This post is going to cover settings in the Dex.ini and Keys.ini files that will help you set the system to specific dates and times.

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Microsoft Dynamics GP Testing 101 Session

Alice Newsam - Click for blog homepageThis is a reposting of an article Alice Newsam originally wrote on my Developing for Dynamics GP blog.

After spending a great week with attendees at the Microsoft Dynamics GP Technical Conference 2009 in Fargo, I decided to try my hand at contributing to the Developing for Dynamics GP blog.  I am a Test Engineer on the GP team focusing on Dexterity and as such I had the pleasure to present a Dynamics GP Testing 101 session at the Conference with my teammate Grant Swenson.   So today I wanted to highlight the key takeaways from the session as well as provide links to a couple of great reference materials that are available today.

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