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  • Blog Post: Improvements made to User Integration for Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 for deleted or removed users

    We've been hearing feedback that the user integration for Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 wasn't handling deleted or removed users as well as it could. With CU9 we've made a few improvements to make sure that a user within Dynamics AX who is deleted from your Active Directory will no longer have access to...
  • Blog Post: How to handle zero values on your report

    When designing your report, you may encounter some areas where you have a zero value. The zero value may be caused by no activity thus far, a calculation that isn't relevant for all rows or columns of a report, or because of another type of calculation. In some cases it is beneficial to see that zero...
  • Blog Post: Viewing previous month's reports in the web viewer (CU9 Feature)

    When reviewing this month's report in the web viewer, sometimes it's helpful to be able to go back and look at the same report for the last month. With Management Reporter CU9, you can do this with a click of a button in the web viewer. There is no more hunting around trying to find that report for last...
  • Blog Post: Display currency symbol, currency code and currency description (CU9 Feature)

    Users are able to select any reporting currency they wish to view data in from the Web Viewer application bar by clicking the Currency icon. With Management Reporter CU9, users can now dynamically see the currency symbol, code and description they have defined in the Dynamics ERP when the currency is...
  • Blog Post: Publish a report from the Management Reporter web viewer (CU9 Feature)

    Once you are done making adjustments and you've verified the data using refresh in the web viewer , you may want to be to publish that report out for everyone else to view as well. With Management Reporter CU9, this can all be done from the web viewer. The output locations and report dates used when...
  • Blog Post: Refresh a report in the Management Reporter web viewer (CU9 Feature)

    There are times when you want to be able to get an updated view of the data in a report without having to go back in Report Designer to regenerate the report. One of the main times this is needed is when folks are making their month end adjustments. With Management Reporter CU9, we've added the ability...
  • Blog Post: Management Reporter CU9 Released!

    Management Reporter 2012 CU9 has been posted for download ! This release contains enhancements to the Management Reporter Web Viewer around opening and refreshing reports along with additional troubleshooting information in the Configuration Console related to data issues in the ERP. Here’s...
  • Blog Post: Getting started with a new report: How detail levels can influence your report design

    You may be familiar with the different detail levels in Management Reporter. The detail level is used as the determining factor for whether a report is a high level summary, a report where you can view sales or expenses by cost center or individual accounts, or a detailed report where you can drill in...
  • Blog Post: Getting Started with a New Report - Row Definition Basics

    Management Reporter uses building blocks to make sure that your reports can reuse existing rows, columns, and trees rather than creating unique ones per report. There are a few concepts that can help you when building a new report to help reduce the need for maintenance and increase reusability. When...
  • Blog Post: Displaying zeros as dashes in Management Reporter

    A great way to customize how data is displayed on your report is by using format overrides. One of the customizations available, is changing how zeros are displayed. The video below shows you how to use a format override to display dashes instead of zeros.
  • Blog Post: Excel enhancements in Management Reporter CU8

    While the web viewer for Management Reporter reports offers a number of interactive and collaborative features, sometimes you just want to view a report in Excel. There were a number of enhancements made in how reports are exported to Excel in CU8. These enhancements were targeted to help provide a consistent...
  • Blog Post: Currency Translation Adjustment: Comparing P&L accounts at the average and month end rates

    With the release of Management Reporter CU7 and CU8, currency translation for Dynamics AX 2012 and Dynamics GP 2013 was introduced. Customers want to be able to compare their Profit and Loss accounts at the weighted average or average rate to the month end rate. Each ERP allows one currency translation...
  • Blog Post: Side by side reports (CU8 Feature)

    There may be times when you need to place data side by side in your financial reports. One of the most common scenarios for this a side by side balance sheet where assets are on one side and liabilities and owner's equity are on the other. With Management Reporter CU8, this can be done with a simple...
  • Blog Post: Autotext in CALC columns (CU8 feature)

    There may be situations where you have reports that require calculated periods or where you need to perform some calculations to get to your final report format. With CU8 of Management Reporter, you can now apply autotext codes such as @CalMonthLong and @FiscalPeriod to print the period name, period...
  • Blog Post: Management Reporter CU8 released!

    Hi everyone, This is my first CPM blog and I get the pleasure of announcing the release of Management Reporter 2012 CU8. This release, which has been posted for download, includes currency translation within the data mart for Dynamics GP 2013 customers, side by side report layouts, additional formatting...
  • Blog Post: Business Analyzer for Microsoft Dynamics AX has released

    Business Analyzer for Dynamics AX 2012 R2 is now is now available for download. Business Analyzer is a role tailored Windows 8 application to help users quickly gain insight into organizational performance and make decisions. It provides a dashboard view of charts, KPIs, and Management Reporter reports...
  • Blog Post: Acquisition date attribute for Dynamics AX 2012 (CU7 feature)

    Management Reporter CU7 introduced currency translation for Dynamics AX 2012 customers. Along with this feature we added the ability to see the attribute date associated with each transaction so you can track what date the exchange rate uses for translation. View this video to learn more about acquisition...
  • Blog Post: Financial consolidations and currency translation for Dynamics AX 2012 whitepaper now available

    The Corporate Performance Management team and Microsoft Dynamics Information Experience team are happy to announce the availability of the Financial Consolidations and Currency Translation whitepaper. The paper is designed to show finance and accounting users and application consultants the approach...
  • Blog Post: Suppressing drill down on specific report lines

    There may be times when you want users to be able to drill down to details on certain lines in a report, but not all lines. Instead of creating multiple reports, use the XD format code in the row definition. The video below shows you how to use it and what users will see in the web viewer. http...
  • Blog Post: Format rows using indent to accent specific lines in your report

    It can be difficult for users to consume a report if it is all one large block of numbers. When designing a report, it is important to add some formatting to make the report easier to read and get information from. One common thing users do to break up reports is to format the detail rows on the report...
  • Blog Post: XBRL for Germany - Part 4: Filing the XBRL instance document

    The final step for fulfilling the XBRL requirement for Germany is to validate and file your instance document. This video steps through the process: This blog is the last in a series of 4 blogs that step through the setup required for filing reports in XBRL for Germany. Part 1 discusses the...
  • Blog Post: XBRL for Germany - Part 3: Populate Global Common Data

    The third step in preparing Management Reporter to create the reports required for filing to the Ministry of Finance in Germany is populating and validating the Global Common Data.This video steps through the Global Common Data grid: This blog is the third in a series of 4 blogs that step through...
  • Blog Post: XBRL for Germany - Part 2: Create reports with XBRL elements

    The second step in preparing Management Reporter to create the reports required for filing to the Ministry of Finance in Germany is creating and tagging the lines of your report with XBRL elements.This video steps through tagging the report: This blog is the second in a series of 4 blogs that...
  • Blog Post: XBRL for Germany - Part 1: Create an XBRL Entity

    The first step in preparing Management Reporter to create the reports required for filing to the Ministry of Finance in Germany is creating an XBRL entity. This video steps through the XBRL Entity wizard so you can begin to tag your reports. This blog is the first in a series of 4 blogs that step...
  • Blog Post: Multiple languages option now available for Management Reporter client (CU7 feature)

    Management Reporter currently supports 36 different countries for users to work in their language of choice. With Management Reporter CU7, it is now much easier to install Management Reporter for multiple languages on a single computer. You can now download a single file containing the installations...
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