Winthrop DC Directly Distributing All Products from 1st July 2018

Winthrop DCYesterday, Winthrop Development Consultants announced that they would be moving to direct distribution for all of their Microsoft Dynamics GP add-ons (including the GP Power Tools) as of the 1st July 2018.

This means all new subscriptions, subscription renewals, and sales and support queries will be handled directly via Winthrop Development Consultants.

One important point to note, is that all installations will need to be upgraded before the subscriptions expire to be able to renew under Winthrop’s new registration system.

Full information is available from Winthrop Development Consultants including details on the new customer and partner portals.

Until 1st July 2018, Mekorma will continue to distribute GP Power Tools so any new subscription purchase or renewal should be processed via their site.

Doc Attach Button in Notes Window Missing

Microsoft Dynamics GPAfter a clients system was upgraded a while ago from Microsoft Dynamics GP 2010 SP3 to Microsoft Dynamics GP 2018, we enabled the Document Attachment feature for the client to use. Unfortunately when showing the client how to use the feaute, we found that the Doc Attach button was missing (the red square is where the button should be):


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Microsoft Dynamics GP Macros: Playing A Macro Quickly

Microsoft Dynamics GPIn this series I am taking a look at how macros can be used to update data in Microsoft Dynamics GP.

As I said in the last post, which covered the playing of a macro, in this post I am going to show how the macro can be played quicker than using the standard Play option.

Credit for this one goes to MVP Leslie Vail, who blogged about it back in 2014. There is a Dex.ini setting which needs to be set to make this function available:


This needs to be configured on any client machine which will be used to run macros. If you are a user of the GP Power Tools you can use the Dex.ini Configuration to roll out this switch to all clients:

User Setup

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