Microsoft Moving Forward with Dynamics GP in 2019

With over 40 new features, it’s time to look at the changes contained in the latest version of Microsoft Dynamics GP in 2019.

System Upgrades:

  • Support for SQL 2019
  • Support for Windows Server 2019
  • Support for Office 2019
  • SmartList Date option
  • Sort companies in User Access
  • Search option in User Access
  • Filter out Inactive users in User Access Setup
  • More than 32 Report Options in Report Group

Financial Enhancements

  • Long Description for Payables Transaction Entry

  • Expand Display for Fiscal Period Setup
  • Display User who posted the Journal Entry Inquiry
  • Add Class ID to Fixed Asset Transfer
  • Document Attach available in Bank Reconciliation
  • Visual Cue for EFT Vendor on Edit Payment Batch
  • Show Check Number in Apply Sales Doc Window
  • Payroll option to Not include Additional Withholding
  • Payables integration to Payroll Enhancement
  • Deduction/Benefit Quick Assignment functionality
  • Exclude Inactive Records for HR benefit and Deduction lookups
  • Employment History reason for change for all dates
  • Payroll Reprint Pay statements by Audit Code

Workflow Functionality

Top Feature Requests

  • Copy Report Option
  • Filter Item Stock Inquiry by Date
  • Exclude Inactive Items on Item Price List
  • Minimize transaction when Go To is selected for PO that exists
  • Save setting for Display new PO per user
  • Inactive field added to Item SmartList
  • Display User ID in Item Master table
  • Excel Paste in Web Client
  • Make History Drop down default to most recent year

Now that is a lot of change and enhancement — and it’s refreshing to see Microsoft coming back to core features that enhance the usability of the product for end users in real, tangible ways. By adding features to Microsoft Dynamics GP in 2019 along with the continuous updates to Dynamic Business Central, it’s latest cloud offering, Microsoft is pushing the tempo in what it gives its users.

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