Microsoft Dynamics GP Techniques [Video]

Microsoft Dynamics GP Techniques [Video]

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Watch and learn techniques to master Microsoft Dynamics GP; improve know-how and maximize your performance
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ISBN 139781849689328
Course Length128 Minutes

About This Book

  • Learn how to keep data tidy while speeding up data entry and reducing entry errors.
  • Follow carefully organized sequences of instructions as they’re performed in an easy to follow step-by-step video guide.
  • Learn advanced methods of enquiring, reporting, and system maintenance.
  • Clear, concise, self-contained videos each covering a technique, tip or feature.
  • Let an experienced Dynamics GP certified consultant show you how to get the most out of Microsoft Dynamics GP.

Who This Book Is For

Dynamics GP users or Dynamics GP partners primarily focused on delivering time-proven application optimizations. This online learning course assumes that you have a basic understanding of Microsoft Dynamics GP or similar systems and some knowledge of Microsoft SQL Server.

Table of Contents

Logging In and User Customization
Logging In: Remembering User and Company
Customizing the Homepage
Visual Cues for Reminders
Creating shortcuts to Windows, SmartLists, External Applications and Web Sites
User Preferences
Enquiring & SmartLists
Account Rollup Enquiry
Using SmartList
Undocumented SmartList Search
Letter Writing Assistant
Using Navigation Lists
Reporting
Using Standard Reports and Reporting Groups
Managing Reports with My Reports
SSRS and Excel Reports
Using the Financial Routine, Reconcile to GL
Keeping Data Tidy
Correcting GL Posting Errors
Making Sure Purchase Orders Are Closed
Increasing Security with Budget Passwords
Correcting GL Posting Errors
Making Sure Purchase Orders Are Closed
Speeding Data Entry and Reducing Entry Errors
Using Window and Record Notes
Using Named and Unnamed Comments
Using Quick and Recurring Journals
Combining Budgets
Updating Chart of Accounts using Mass Modify
Speeding Data Entry and Reducing Entry Errors 2
Copy Purchase and Sales Orders
Transferring Multiple Sales Orders to Invoice
Adding Sales Commitments to Purchase Orders
Preventing The Sale of Discontinued Items
System Maintenance
Resolving Problems Using Check Links and Reconcile
Backing Up Databases
ODBC and CNAME Aliases
Resetting Lost DYNSA and System Passwords
Backup Live Company to Test On A Schedule Using SQL Server Agent
Maintaining Dictionaries
Using Client Updates
Professional Services Tools Library
Installing the Professional Services Tools Library
PSTL: How to Use the Database Disabler
PSTL: Copying Data to a New Company
PSTL: Using Master Triggers to keep Companies Synchronised
PSTL: Using Combiner PSTL

What You Will Learn

  • Improve logging in and get more relevant information visible in the home page with simple, user defined, customizations of the home screen.
  • Be more effective and efficient while working with data in Microsoft Dynamics GP.
  • Improve reporting out of Microsoft Dynamics GP using standard reports, SSRS and more.
  • Keep data tidy and correct problems across GL and POP.
  • Speed up data entry and reduce entry errors in GL, across other modules, as well as in Distributions series such as POP and SOP.
  • Simplify interactions with an underlying SQL database.
  • Improve performance and maintainability of Microsoft Dynamics GP.
  • Get to grips with Professional Services Tools Library (PSTL) functions and learn how to use them in order to clean up your system.

In Detail

Microsoft Dynamics GP 2010 is a full featured, mature Enterprise Resource Planning application with a vast set of features and options. System administrators and end users alike can leverage the power of Dynamics GP to help them make smarter decisions and give them better awareness and control over what’s going on in their business.

Microsoft Dynamics GP Techniques presents a series of step-by-step video guides showing you how to get the most out of Microsoft Dynamics GP. System administrators and end users alike will learn how to leverage its abilities to help make smarter decisions by using some overlooked and little know features; giving them better awareness and control over what’s going on in their business.

Microsoft Dynamics GP Techniques presents a series of clear, concise videos which outline how to get the most out of your system. Starting with logging in and customizing the home page, you will learn how to inquire and report more effectively, how to fix data entry problems, speed up data entry while also reducing data entry errors, improve system maintenance, as well as learn how to install and use the Professional Services Tools Library (PSTL) to copy and alter data.

Style and Approach

Packt video courses are designed to cover the breadth of the topic in short, hands-on, task-based videos. Each course is divided into short manageable sections, so you can watch the whole thing or jump to the bit you need. The focus is on practical instructions and screencasts showing you how to get the job done.

Follow carefully organized sequences of instructions that outline how to leverage the power of Dynamics GP in simple and easy to understand examples, helping to improve your ability to work.

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Table of Contents

Logging In and User Customization
Logging In: Remembering User and Company
Customizing the Homepage
Visual Cues for Reminders
Creating shortcuts to Windows, SmartLists, External Applications and Web Sites
User Preferences
Enquiring & SmartLists
Account Rollup Enquiry
Using SmartList
Undocumented SmartList Search
Letter Writing Assistant
Using Navigation Lists
Reporting
Using Standard Reports and Reporting Groups
Managing Reports with My Reports
SSRS and Excel Reports
Using the Financial Routine, Reconcile to GL
Keeping Data Tidy
Correcting GL Posting Errors
Making Sure Purchase Orders Are Closed
Increasing Security with Budget Passwords
Correcting GL Posting Errors
Making Sure Purchase Orders Are Closed
Speeding Data Entry and Reducing Entry Errors
Using Window and Record Notes
Using Named and Unnamed Comments
Using Quick and Recurring Journals
Combining Budgets
Updating Chart of Accounts using Mass Modify
Speeding Data Entry and Reducing Entry Errors 2
Copy Purchase and Sales Orders
Transferring Multiple Sales Orders to Invoice
Adding Sales Commitments to Purchase Orders
Preventing The Sale of Discontinued Items
System Maintenance
Resolving Problems Using Check Links and Reconcile
Backing Up Databases
ODBC and CNAME Aliases
Resetting Lost DYNSA and System Passwords
Backup Live Company to Test On A Schedule Using SQL Server Agent
Maintaining Dictionaries
Using Client Updates
Professional Services Tools Library
Installing the Professional Services Tools Library
PSTL: How to Use the Database Disabler
PSTL: Copying Data to a New Company
PSTL: Using Master Triggers to keep Companies Synchronised
PSTL: Using Combiner PSTL

Video Details

ISBN 139781849689328
Course Length128 Minutes
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