Hands On with Microsoft Dynamics GP 2018 R2: Add Sample Company

Microsoft Dynamics GPMicrosoft Dynamics GP 2018 R2 was released on the 2nd October. In this series of posts, I’ll be going hands on and installing the majority of the components; some of them, such as Analysis Cubes for Excel, which are little used, I won’t be covering.

The series index will automatically update as posts go-live in this series.

In the last post, I deployed the system database; I’m continuing this post from the Additional Tasks step.

Ensure the drop-down list shows Add sample company data and click Process:

Additional Tasks

Change the Sample company database name if required and ensure the Location fielda are set to the correct values and click Next:

Database Setup

Mark No, do not create the sample users; click Next:

Create Sample Users

Check your selections and click Finish to start the installation:


On the BI stage, leave everything unmakred and click Next:

Business Intelligence Reports Setup

When back at the Additional Tasks window, click the Launch Microsoft Dynamics GP button:

Additional Tasks

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