Bob Scott’s Top 100 VARs of 2019 Another year of making the list! We at Njevity are excited to be sharing the Bob Scott’s Top 100 VARs list with fellow community members once again. As our customers know, Njevity strives to improve the life and success of our Partners and Customers by providing exceptional business application experiences that simply, inform, and delight. Our daily engagements within our own community, and being honored by making this list, tells us we are succeeding. And we thank everyone who helps to make recognition like this possible. If you’d like to learn more about Njevity’s offerings, you can visit us here. And if you would like to know more about taking your existing Dynamics GP environment into the cloud, you can see a few short videos here. Or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
It’s summertime and that means this years GPUG Summit is fast approaching. All of us here at Njevtiy are excited for the Biggest GP event of the year, and if you register before June 28th you can get early bird pricing! We can’t wait to see everyone, and we know it will be another exciting and successful GPUG Summit. One of the biggest perks of GPUG is having the opportunity to sit-in on the informative and always engaging information sessions put on by some of the most talented Men and Women in the GPUG community. The sessions at GPUG in Orlando look to be as good as ever and feature a lot of important presentations on the future of Dynamics GP. Unfortunately, the venue for this year’s event is smaller compared to other years, and the rooms for speaking sessions will be considerably smaller. With that, Dynamic Communities is determining [...]
GPUG Summit is THE place to be for anyone involved in the GPUG community in any capacity. GP professionals from every part of the country descend on the yearly convention to build lasting relationships and create valuable partnerships that will help transform your business using the product you love. Whether you’re in IT, a Controller or the CEO of your company, GPUG has something for everyone. Here are 5 reasons you and your company should attend GPUG Summit 2019 in Orlando, Florida. 1. Networking: GPUG Summit is the ONLY in-person conference in North America that is specifically for Dynamics GP users. Take advantage of being able to speak directly with prominent members of the community and engage with others that share your questions and vision for the future of Dynamics GP. 2. Educational Speaking Sessions: Learn new ways to enhance the Dynamics GP experience with live speaking sessions and demos from leaders in the GP community, such as Njevity’s own Belinda Allen, Pam Misalek and Chris Dobkins. These sessions will better inform you on how to capitalize on different GP add-ons and services. 3. Meet New potential [...]
The Vendor Combiner/Modifier and Customer Combiner/Modifier officially became an option in the Sales and Purchasing Utilities menus with the release of GP2015. Previously, these tools were only available in PSTL. However, it recently became clear to me that many users are still surprised to find these options. Whether users have just avoided going into the Utilities menus or their security settings prevented them from seeing this “new” utility, once they discover it, they almost immediately can come up with a list of customers or vendors they have been wanting to fix “forever.” Do you have more than one Vendor IDs or Customer IDs for the same Vendor or Customer? Have you had to remember which of the duplicates to use, inactivate one or mark one clearly as Do Not Use? Now you can use the Combiner utility to merge a source (or the bad) Vendor/Customer into a destination Vendor/Customer (the one you want to keep). All Work, Open and Historical transactions for the source Vendor/Customer get combined [...]
Have you been in the Microsoft PartnerSource portal lately? If you have, did you notice the sliding banner that mentions PartnerSource and CustomerSource Technical Support Entry is being Decommissioned? It’s not April 1st or April Fools Day, it’s really happening and it’s happening this Friday! (3/15/19) In an attempt to “modernize” the technical support for Dynamics Partners and Customers, support will not be handled in PartnerSource or CustomerSource. Instead, https://support.microsoft.com will be used for all support issues. Normally, I would applaud the goal of keeping everything consistent; however, I’m a bit concerned about Partner’s ability to assist their Customers will support issues. Let me explain. For about 28 years I’ve been in a position where I help GP Customers with support issues. I always kept on eye on questions my customers were asking for a couple of reasons: If I saw a customer was having a large number of support [...]
We ran into an issue recently with multiple servers where a newly created user could not log into Dynamics GP on an RDP server and received the error user password not recognized by Dynamics GP. The Dynamics GP credentials worked fine on some Windows sessions, and not on others. Even when the password was blanked out in SQL using Management Studio, the user could set a password, but when attempting to log in, the user login was denied. One of the things that we found was that the Dynamics GP ODBC connection was being used as an Excel workbook data source, as well as for Dynamics GP. This seems to be a fairly common practice from the partners that I talked with. What we found was that when the user changed the default database for the ease of use of Excel, it appears to have changed the SQL connection string [...]