Join Me for a Webinar: Power Query in Power BI

Join me for a free webinar hosted by PBIUserGroup (PBIUserGroup.com) on April 16th, 2019 @ 12:00pm eastern!

Power Query in Power BI

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Data in the real world is messy, never available in the exact form that users need for their analysis or reports. Data Analysts need to spend a significant amount of their time working on data preparation, before the data is ready to be visualized.

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BC #LifeHacks 122: Change Which App is Used When Making a Phone Call

As you may know, clicking on a phone number withing Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central will prompt you to make a phone call.  This is pretty cool to me and is a big time saver!

Generally businesses are using Skype for Business, and upon install, this becomes the default application for invoking phone calls.  But with the increasing development on Teams, and the growing desire to change from Skype for Business to Teams… how do you tell the software to use Teams for phone calls instead of Skype?

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Custom Links – Change Which App is Used When Making a Phone Call

In earlier posts for the Custom Link series, I shared how you can setup a custom link to invoke a phone call using Skype for Business… directly from within Microsoft Dynamics GP!
In this article, I will be sharing a quick update on how to switch from Skype for Business to Microsoft Teams.
Generally businesses are using Skype for Business, and upon install, this becomes the default application for invoking phone calls.  But with the increasing development on Teams, and the growing desire to change from Skype for Business to Teams… how do you tell the software to use Teams for phone calls instead of Skype?
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MBS Podcast #004: We are BACK BABY!!!

Mark, Belinda and Shawn (That’s me!) are back after a few months of silence from our WORLD FAMOUS podcast – MBSPost!640x640_13316945
This episode, we talk about what we have been up to, some other fun stuff, including handhelds and VR…. a little about our work projects and a bit about my son, Taylor and his journey since his accident on July 4th, 2018!  Check out his upcoming 5k page for more information!
http://www.PenniesForTaylor.com/5K2019
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Moving Dynamics GP to the Cloud?

Come join me for a FREE workshop at the Microsoft Office in Charlotte!  We will be discussing how to get Dynamics GP in the cloud – best practices, options and things to be on the look out for!
March 26th, 2019
1:30p – 2:30p
8055 Microsoft Way, Charlotte, NC  28273
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I hope to see you there!
Thanks for reading!
Shawn


Shawn Dorward
Microsoft MVP, Business Applications
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Original Post: https://lifehacks365.com/2019/03/01/moving-dynamics-gp-to-the-cloud/

BC #LifeHacks 112: Jet Reports Error – Renew Jet Reports Financials

When trying to use Jet Reports connected to Business Central recently, I encountered an error that had me scratching my head!

I had a valid license but it kept giving me an error: “Renew Jet Reports Financials” – it further said in the dialogue box that my subscription had expired… but it didn’t… so what to do now?

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Jet Basics – Connecting the Data Source

Now that Jet Basics is installed, it’s time to connect to the Dynamics GP Data Source.
GP Data can be both on site (on premises) or in the cloud (Remote Data Service).
Below is a quick guide on how to connect to your data source!
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