The recent problem with opening Word templates generated from Microsoft Dynamics GP, which was already fixed in Microsoft Dynamics GP Fall 2020 Release, has just had a fix released for Microsoft Dynamics GP 2016.
The fix can be downloaded from the patch releases page on CustomerSource in the U.S. 2020 Year-end Update in Dynamics GP which is available for Dynamics GP and Dynamics GP 2016.
It’s important to note that Dynamics GP 2016 is out of mainstream support in July 2021 so that version will not receive any further year-end updates for regulatory changes, so you will need to organise an upgrade to the latest version next year.
This post is part of the Microsoft Dynamics GP Fall 2020 Release New Features series where I am going to echo the posts from the Dynamics GP Support and Services Blog, while adding some commentary, on the new features introduced in the Microsoft Dynamics GP Fall 2020 Release which is now available.
This post is on the Support for Multi-Factor Authentication (MFA) System enhancement.
The Fall 2020 release adds the ability to use Multi-Factor Authentication for e-mail functionality in Dynamics GP; this functionality uses an App Registration in Azure Active Directory along with Microsoft 365 to provide a second form of authentication.
The process of configuring this App Registration is covered in the What’s New section for the Fall 2020 release on the Dynamics GP Docs site.
The configuration in Microsoft Dynamics GP is done via Company E-mail Setup:
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