Writing to An Event Log in a Visual Studio Tools Customization

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

So you are writing your top notch, one-of-a-kind Visual Studio Tools for Microsoft Dynamics GP customization.

You’ve covered all the bases for any potential errors and just in case you miss any and an exception is thrown, you are catching the exception to write into an event log.

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Dexterity Source Code Control Server 2010 with Windows 7

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

Supporting Web Services and Workflow in Dynamics, my primary desktop machines have been Windows 2003 for a number of years.  Of course Vista was out of the question because GP Web Services would only install on a server OS.

When Windows 2008 was released I had considered upgrading my OS but honestly didn’t want to go through formatting my machine and reinstalling everything again for the sake of having an updated operating system.  Yes, I was being a bit lazy.

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More on Windows 7, bitmap fonts and DPI settings

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

This post is a follow up to the previous post on the topic which discussed how you can use the registry editor to adjust the font files used for bitmap fonts to restore them to the default 100% DPI size.  If you have not read the previous post, please use the link below:

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Windows 7, bitmap fonts and 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.

I have a story to tell….. and it even has a happy ending.

During the last week of August 2009, I was over in Sydney at the Microsoft Office in North Ryde for meetings and to catch up with my Australian based colleagues on the Asia Pacific support team for Microsoft Dynamics GP.  While there I downloaded the DVD images for Windows 7;  both the internal Microsoft IT Windows 7 Enterprise build and the Windows 7 Ultimate RTM build.

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