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Microsoft Dynamics GP 2010 Reporting

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Microsoft Dynamics GP 2010 Reporting

Overview of this book

Resources such as the book you now hold in your hand are critical to taking the extra step in uncovering the trends locked deep within your data. Not only will this book offer insight into the many reporting tools currently available for GP, it will also offer a unique perspective on how each reporting tool can be used to meet specific challenges faced by your organization" - Errol Schoenfish, a member of the Microsoft Dynamics community for over 24 years Microsoft Dynamics GP 2010 is a sophisticated Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) system with a multitude of features and options. Microsoft Dynamics GP enables you to create and manage a variety of reports that help small and mid-size businesses effectively manage their financial and operational data. This book will show you how to create and manage reports, know what tools to use and when, how to use them and where to find the data based on how it's being entered into the system with Dynamics GP. This book will empower you with the tools and reports necessary to use Dynamics GP data in making key business decisions. The book addresses the many challenges and frustrations a company may face when preparing to build new reports. Then it moves on to explain how to find your data in the GP system and company databases. The book then dives deep into topics such as SmartLists, SL Builder and Excel Report Builder, Report Writer, SSRS Report Library, and Analysis Cubes Design and Management Reporter amongst others. With this knowledge in hand, you will be capable of selecting the most effective tool for the current reporting environment.
Table of Contents (21 chapters)
Microsoft Dynamics GP 2010 Reporting
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Chapter 9. Viewing Financial Reports in Management Reporter

Continuing from where we left of in our last chapter on Report Design, this chapter will take us further into Management Report and utilizing the Report Viewer to organize and view our generated reports. Not only is the Report Viewer for Management Reporter the tool we will use to view our generated reports, we can also use its library functionality to organize our reports in a number of ways including by company, report type, time frame, and so on. Additionally, we can add external supporting documents such as Microsoft Excel or Word documents to our library. The topics we will discuss with regards to the Report Viewer for Management Reporter are:

  • Overview of Report Viewer for Management Reporter

  • Report Library Permissions

  • Generating Reports to the Report Library via Report Designer

  • Navigating the Report Viewer for Management Reporter Interface

  • Differences between Management Reporter and FRx

After reading this chapter, we should be able...