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Top 5 reasons for choosing Microsoft Dynamics GP2015

Top 5 reasons for choosing Microsoft Dynamics GP2015

When selecting a business solution, it’s important to choose one that grows as your business grows.

Microsoft Dynamics GP does just that by providing flexible, cost-effective, easy-to-use business functionality that can help you efficiently manage your data, and accounting and back office business systems. Continue reading →

Tips and Tricks – Exporting Negative numbers in SmartList in Dynamics GP

Fu TranThis week I was at a client site doing some work with SmartList Builder. One of the columns I created was a simple total that took the debit amount and subtract the credit amount. Obviously the credit amounts had a negative number in the total column and the debit amounts has a positive amount in the total column. Continue reading →

Tips and Tricks – Customising SmartList Favourites Pane in Microsoft Dynamics GP

FuTranPict1For me SmartList is an essential aspect of Dynamics GP, and not being able to resize the SmartList Favourites pane has always been a bit of an annoyance. Especially on larger monitors the list of favourites will be too big; restricting the number of columns you can see without having to scroll or if you have custom built SmartLists with really long names, the full name of the favourite might not always be visible. Continue reading →

Exploiting the Professional Services Tool Library of Microsoft Dynamics GP

FuTranPict1Did you know that there is a FREE tool kit within Microsoft Dynamics GP called the Professional Services Tool Library (PSTL) and like all good tool kits, it allow you to fix things when they go wrong and modify to reflect change. Continue reading →

Top 5 reasons to upgrade to Microsoft Dynamics GP2015


In October 2015, Microsoft Dynamics GP2010 will be moved from Mainstream to Extended support, effectively meaning that Microsoft will only provide essential security updates and no more service packs or hot fixes. Whilst we’re big fans of “if it isn’t broke, don’t fix it”, there are some compelling reasons to keep moving your software forward and upgrading to latest version. Continue reading →

Advantage webinars: Let us know what you want

Feedback on Webinars

FeedbackPict2aThe feedback on Advantage’s Dynamics GP webinars so far in 2015 have all been extremely positive, so we will be continuing with them in the second half of the year. In the first six months, we’ve covered GP2015, Reporting, Budget/Forecasting tools and much, much more. Continue reading →

Microsoft release Dynamics GP2015 R2

GP2015R2Image1aMicrosoft Dynamics GP 2015 R2 is on general release, offering customer requested features, key updates and functionality focused on enhancements to ease-of-use, faster deployment, and deeper interoperability with Microsoft Azure. Continue reading →

Is Microsoft’s Dynamics GP – their best kept SMB secret?

With around 2,500 Small Medium-Sized (SMB) customers using Dynamics GP in the UK and the partner channel adding new name clients every month in the sector, is Dynamics GP, Microsoft’s best kept secret?

Microsoft Dynamics GPMicrosoft’s best kept secret? Okay maybe that’s a bit of a stretch, but as a product in the UK, Microsoft Dynamics GP is less known than its big brothers NAV and AX as it’s less heavily promoted by Microsoft, yet it continues to achieve steady growth. Why? Fundamentally Dynamics GP does what it says on the tin, it’s a robust Financial solution that integrates easily with other third party solutions, consolidates that data and then creates meaningful Management Information. Continue reading →

Full House at Advantage’s Dynamics GP Business Briefing

19th May 2015 – Royal Overseas League, London


It was a full house on May 19th at the Royal Overseas League with more than 98 GP customers, partners and users registering for the annual Advantage Business Systems Dynamics GP Business Briefing. The highlights of the packed event were: Continue reading →

Tips and Tricks – Recording Macros in Microsoft Dynamics GP

Fu TranRecording and playing a macro in Microsoft Dynamics GP is an easy and safe way of making mass changes within GP.

When the macro is played it will simulate every key stroke you made when recording the macro. The real advantage of using macros is it will go through all the standard GP validations as if you’ve made the changes manually. This is perhaps best illustrated with an example.

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