Using SmartList Designer To Create Vendor EFT SmartList

Microsoft Dynamics GPOne of the really nice new features in Microsoft Dynamics GP 2013 SP2 is the SmartList Designer. This is, to an extent, a cut down replacement of SmartList Builder, which includes much, although not all, of the functionality and is more user friendly.

It also affords the opportunity to all clients to create a report which has long been missing from Microsoft Dynamics GP; a Vendor EFT SmartList which shows the EFT details against the Vendor Remit To Address.

In this post I am going to step through the process of creating this report.

To start, open SmartList (Microsoft Dynamics GP menu » SmartList) and you will see two new buttons at the left of the toolbar; New and Modify (ringed in red):

SmartList

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MDGP 2013 R2 Feature of the Day: SmartList Designer Go To’s

Microsoft Dynamics GPThe Inside Microsoft Dynamics GP blog started a series of Microsoft Dynamics GP 2013 R2 Feature of the day posts the other day. As they did with the Microsoft Dynamics GP 2013 Feature of the Day posts they are doing them as short posts containing a PowerPoint slide show. I am translating these from the PowerPoints into posts; you can find my series index here.

The first Feature of the Day covered is SmartList Designer Go To’s. SmartList Designer was introduced in Microsoft Dynamics GP 2013 SP2 and providd similar, although a much cut down, functionality of SmartList Builder.

This new feature is GP 2013 R2 adds a very important piece of missing functionlity; the ability to add Go To’s to SmartLists created in SmartList Designer.

When a user creates a new SmartList based off an existing SmartList, the GoTo’s that already exist are copied over to the new list created; when a user creates a new SmartList, there are three types of GoTo’s which can be added to the new SmartList: another SmartList, a navigation list or a web page:

SmartList Designer - Go To

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