Tuesday, October 25, 2011

MDX - Basics

Basic Syntax of an MDX Query

([View Time].[Year Num].&[2010]),
( [View Time].[Year Num].&[2011])
on columns,
([View B Items].[Item Brand].members)
on rows
from budget
where [Measures].[Sales]

Shows columns: 2010, 2011
Rows: All members of Item Brand
Values: Total Sales for each brand for each year

Friday, October 7, 2011

Dynamics GP Links and Resources

Developer Info

GP 2013 Service Packs, Hotxies, Patches, Updates
https://mbs.microsoft.com/partnersource/downloads/servicepack/mdgp2013_patchreleases.htm?printpage=false&sid=2th1yrqua13zbfg4q2jwc2v2&stext=gp 2013 hotfix

Thursday, October 6, 2011

Dynamics GP Report Writer - Barcodes

Under report definition, format options, untick text report

Create a formula field, use constant * cat strip(your field value) cat  *.
The * is required to identify the barcode beginning and end.
Strip is needed to remove the trailing blank spaces after your field value
Change the font type to your barcode font Tools>Drawing Options (Font name is 3 of 9 or Code 128)

Regular Code128 font will never work, it requires encoding through an encoder