Developing for Dynamics GP
by David Musgrave (Perth, WA, Australia) and the Microsoft Dynamics GP Developer Support Team (Fargo, ND, USA)
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11-Jul-2008: Blog Created by David Musgrave.
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Yes, I am on leave, but by the wonders of post dating articles I can still post a few blogs while I am away. Now that Nokia's Devices and Services division has become part of Microsoft, we should see some great innovations in both hardware and software. I recently came across these videos from...
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I came across this video (via Facebook, yeah feel the irony) by Gary Turk and had to post it. I love computers and technology, but "social media" is anything but. 'Look Up' is a lesson taught to us through a love story, in a world where we continue to find ways to make it easier for us to connect...
5 May 2014
Star Ways Day 2014: May the Fourth Be With You
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3 May 2014
Why you need technical consultants involved in the sales process
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24 Apr 2014
The story behind Windows XP's Bliss wallpaper
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17 Apr 2014
OneNote Mac is now available for free (Fun Video)
OneNote is a great tool for storing and sharing ideas, but until recently users of Mac computers could not join in the fun. The OneNote engineering team have found a great way to announce the launch of OneNote Mac. OneNote Mac - The Song [Parody of One Day More from Les Misérables] ( Direct...
10 Apr 2014
April Fool: Bring your Bathing Costumes to Stampede in Fargo
You have probably heard that there is going to be a combined sales and technical conference in Fargo, North Dakota, USA on the 10 th to 12 th November 2014. While the name for the conference is still not 100% confirmed, a lot of people like the idea of going back to our Great Plains roots and bringing...
31 Mar 2014
Titanfall has arrived
If you are not into gaming or were hiding last week, you might have missed the launch of what is going to be a huge contender for Game of the Year. On 11 th March 2014, Titanfall for Xbox One and PC was released with the Xbox 360 version due on the 25 th March 2014. Watch the video below to...
17 Mar 2014
#StampedeToFargo: Bring back "Stampede"
Hi everyone. Pam Misialek has just posted on the Inside Dynamics GP blog an article asking the community to help name the conference scheduled for 10 th to 12 th November 2014. The Power of a Name. Help us Name the New Fall Event I have already commented on the post with my vote to restore...
20 Feb 2014
Friday Funny: A Conference Call in Real Life
I came across this very funny video recently and thought most of you could relate to this. For all the users of teleconference facilities or conference calls, this is what it would be like in real life. A Conference Call in Real Life ( Direct Link ) Enjoy David PS: When looking...
30 Jan 2014
Merry Christmas 2013 and Happy New Year 2014
It is amazing how quick the time goes. A whole year has passed and the holiday season is here again. I have been enjoying relaxing while on leave. It is nice to just spend time at home and doing things you don't normally get to do. For me, I have been playing some Xbox games. I hope you will take...
23 Dec 2013
Xbox One has arrived - In Stores Now
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21 Nov 2013
Surface 2 and Surface 2 Pro videos
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27 Oct 2013
Windows Comparisons Videos
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24 Oct 2013
Windows Everywhere Videos
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22 Oct 2013
Friday Funny: Every Tech Commercial
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10 Oct 2013
RoboCup Junior Australia 2013 National Championships and more
As mentioned in my previous post, RoboCup Junior WA 2013 Rescue Premier & Senior Dance State Champions , my sons and I went to Brisbane, Queensland for the Robocup Junior Australia 2013 National Championships on 21 st and 22 nd of September 2013. Here is the lowdown on what happened. Getting...
1 Oct 2013
Another great new Windows Phone Advert
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2 Sep 2013
GPUG Magazine - Fall 2013 edition is out
My last community announcement for the week. The GPUG Magazine - Fall 2013 edition is now available. For more information and the link to download, check out Katie Froeber's post on the Dynamics Community GPUG Events & News blog: GPUG Magazine - Fall 2013 Edition Make...
28 Aug 2013
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25 Aug 2013
Microsoft by the Numbers
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13 Aug 2013
Five Years later: Welcome to the Developing for Dynamics GP blog
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Xbox One is revealed
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21 May 2013
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