The End of Mainstream Support for Dynamics GP 2016: What’s Next?

Posted on: April 8, 2021 | By: Josie Mah | Microsoft Dynamics GP

Many users are aware that Microsoft Dynamics GP 2016 is nearing the end of its lifecycle. The question now becomes, what are the options for current GP 2016 users? On July 13, 2021, Microsoft Dynamics GP 2016 and 2016 R2 will no longer have Mainstream Support. Because GP 2016 falls under Microsoft's Fixed Lifecycle Policy, the switch from Mainstream Support to Extended Support following that date will entail a decrease...


4 Reasons Your Business Should Join the User Group Community

Posted on: March 19, 2021 | By: Josie Mah | Microsoft Dynamics GP

With over 120,000 members, the influence of the User Group Community is limitless. With included conference benefits, membership benefits, and more, there is almost no reason for businesses to forfeit this opportunity. The User Group Communities give ERP and CRM software users (users of Microsoft Dynamics 365, Dynamics GP, Dynamics CRM, etc.) the opportunity to share information in-person and virtually. Additionally, the User Group Community provides various exclusive discounts to...


What to Know: Moving from Dynamics GP to Dynamics 365 Business Central

Posted on: March 2, 2021 | By: Josie Mah | Microsoft Dynamics GP

As Microsoft continues to release new information about Dynamics 365 Business Central, many clients are wondering about the future of Dynamics GP. Although Microsoft continues to invest in both platforms, the leaning of these investments toward Business Central has prompted a number of questions from companies with Dynamics GP. Logan Consulting has helped many clients with Dynamics GP and Dynamics BC. On our newly created page, we have compiled an...


4 Time-Saving Features in Dynamics GP

Posted on: February 25, 2021 | By: Josie Mah | Microsoft Dynamics GP

As a long-time Microsoft Dynamics GP partner, we are often asked whether there are easier ways to find or add information and optimize tedious processes to make them more efficient. Fortunately, Dynamics GP is constantly updating its platform to improve users' efficiency. That being said, if your business does not update its GP platform, you may be missing out on some important upgrades that can help you work more efficiently. At...


Support for Dynamics GP Still Matters, and Logan Consulting Can Help

Posted on: January 22, 2021 | By: Josie Mah | Microsoft Dynamics GP

Many users may have heard that Microsoft isn’t investing heavily in Dynamics GP. So, does support for Dynamics GP still matter? Well, if you have made the decision to stay on Microsoft Dynamics GP, it probably does. Whether you plan to stay on for another year or for the foreseeable future, you may need to keep your Dynamics GP system up to date. There are many reasons to upgrade your...


What Microsoft’s Modern Lifestyle Support Policy Means for Dynamics GP

Posted on: January 19, 2021 | By: Josie Mah | Microsoft Dynamics GP

Last month, we published blog posts that answered our most frequently asked questions regarding the switch from Microsoft Dynamics GP to Business Central and addressed whether companies should stay on Microsoft Dynamics GP. In this blog post, we will help users staying on Dynamics GP understand Microsoft’s Modern Lifestyle Policy and provide our prediction of how Microsoft will move forward with Dynamics GP.   The Modern Lifestyle Support Policy Beginning...


Should Companies Stay on Microsoft Dynamics GP?

Posted on: December 18, 2020 | By: Josie Mah | Microsoft Dynamics GP

As Microsoft continues to release new information about Dynamics 365 Business Central, many clients are wondering about the future of Dynamics GP. Although we recently published our FAQs (Frequently Asked Questions) for companies moving from Dynamics GP to Business Central, we have yet to address an important question: Can companies stay on Dynamics GP? The simple answer is yes. In fact, Logan Consulting has many clients who are staying on...


FAQ: Moving From Dynamics GP to Business Central

Posted on: December 17, 2020 | By: Josie Mah | Microsoft Dynamics GP

Microsoft continues to invest in both Dynamics GP and Dynamics 365 Business Central. However, the leaning of these investments toward Business Central has prompted a number of questions from companies with Dynamics GP -- Do we have to move to Business Central? What is the cost? Because Logan Consulting has received so many of these questions, we thought we should address them in a blog post. Below, we will answer...


Error Resolution in Microsoft Dynamics GP (Fall 2020)

Posted on: November 16, 2020 | By: Josie Mah | Microsoft Dynamics GP

In early September, Microsoft rolled out an Office Security Update that resulted in the loss of Microsoft Word functionality (outputting documents, reports, and forms) for all Dynamics GP users. The error “Word experienced an error trying to open the file…” is a known issue for users of Microsoft Dynamics GP attempting to print to a Microsoft Word destination. Microsoft Resolution Schedule The resolution timeline of this issue will depend on...


What’s New in Dynamics GP 18.3

Posted on: October 30, 2020 | By: Josie Mah | Microsoft Dynamics GP

On October 5th, Microsoft announced the latest version of Dynamics GP and introduced its new advances across the platform. In this blog post, we'll be highlighting some exciting new features in Dynamics GP 18.3 (2021) that can help your business deliver better results. We talk to many clients who are concerned about the future of Dynamics GP. As you can read below, Microsoft does continue to develop Dynamics GP. However,...