Subcontracting Management in Business Central

Posted on: June 13, 2022 | By: Rosie Gill | Microsoft Dynamics Business Central

Subcontracting is a very common occurrence in the manufacturing industry. Certain products may require a third party’s assistance or expertise when in the creation process. Incorporating different vendors into the production order process can become tricky very quickly, so Business Central has a module that makes it easy for businesses to keep a vigilant watch over any subcontracting operations. In Business Central, users can create something called a subcontract work...


Capabilities of Dynamics 365 Field Service

Posted on: June 13, 2022 | By: Rosie Gill | Microsoft Dynamics Business Central

Microsoft’s Dynamics 365 Field Service application is a great resource for companies who specialize in delivering services or products onsite to customers. It aids organizations in achieving success through automating workflows and utilizing scheduling algorithms. Moreover, the application is mobile, which gives field workers easy access to any necessary information. Main Capabilities The field service platform has many advantages and abilities, so let’s go over some of the most important...


New Enhancement to Financial Reporting in Business Central

Posted on: June 5, 2022 | By: Rosie Gill | Microsoft Dynamics Business Central

At the start of April, Microsoft began releasing a bunch of new features for its products. Business Central saw a myriad of updates that have resulted in greater functionality for both individual users and organizational communities.  In today’s post, we are going to take a closer look at the update account schedules in Financial Reporting received.  Feature Details When creating financial reports, it is important to make sure that they...


Tracking Items Through Serial and Lot Numbers in Business Central

Posted on: May 23, 2022 | By: Rosie Gill | Microsoft Dynamics Business Central

Being aware of the location and status of your company’s inventory is very important. Serial and lot tracking numbers are very common in the manufacturing industry because they make it easy to determine where a specific item is at, whether it be a product or a component of a product. Serial numbers and lot numbers, while similar in function, differ largely from one another. Essentially, lot numbers are a part...


New Business Central Application in Microsoft Teams

Posted on: May 7, 2022 | By: Rosie Gill | Microsoft Dynamics Business Central

Microsoft Teams was updated at the beginning of April to include new enhancements that will increase usability for users. Now, there is a Business Central application included in Teams.  In order to improve the flow of daily operations for Teams users, Microsoft has added the Business Central app to allow users to directly access pertinent business information and act on it without having to navigate away from the Teams application. ...


Integrating ADP to Business Central

Posted on: April 25, 2022 | By: Rosie Gill | Microsoft Dynamics Business Central

Payroll often causes headaches and compliance issues for corporations, so it has become quite common for companies to outsource their payroll. ADP is the most commonly used payroll service for users. Because the financial transactions associated with payroll impact the general ledger for businesses, it’s important to have a well-integrated payroll system with your ERP.  Users are now able to integrate HCM and ERP systems in order to utilize employee...


The Difference Between On-Premise and Cloud-Based Software

Posted on: April 16, 2022 | By: Rosie Gill | Microsoft Dynamics Business Central

When deciding what solution is right for your unique business needs, you must consider whether you would prefer on-premise or cloud-based software. Both kinds of solutions have their advantages and disadvantages, so it really comes down to what makes the most sense for your company.  At Logan Consulting, we value providing our clients with the knowledge necessary to make sound business decisions. That’s why we have had one of our...


New Feature for Business Central Add-In in Outlook

Posted on: April 14, 2022 | By: Rosie Gill | Microsoft Dynamics Business Central

Microsoft recently released the first of its two annual updates, 2022 release wave 1. Included in the update are many new features for Business Central. Today, we are going to highlight a new function in the Outlook add-in tool that allows users to add email attachments to Business Central records. Because almost all business correspondence is conducted via email, the inbox houses important information and files. It can be tedious...


An Overview of 2022 Release Wave 1 for Business Central Users

Posted on: March 21, 2022 | By: Rosie Gill | Microsoft Dynamics Business Central

With 2022 almost a quarter of the way through, Microsoft is gearing up for the full release of wave 1 for their Dynamics 365 applications. The release will be available to the general public on April 1, 2022.  Today, we are going to go over some of the things that Business Central users can expect when the update launches.  Overview Microsoft is focusing on providing small and midsized organizations with...


Using SmartConnect to Integrate Your OAuth Token to Business Central

Posted on: March 10, 2022 | By: Rosie Gill | Microsoft Dynamics Business Central

It’s very common for online Business Central users to use an authentication service when logging in to ensure security. Microsoft has recently announced that they will be removing the ability to authenticate users using a basic authentication. Instead, users are being recommended to use modern authentication. This can be set up using SmartConnect. In today’s blog post, we are going over how to integrate modern authentication using SmartConnect. Creating the...