What Do You Do If You Become an "Accidental" Microsoft Dynamics GP Administrator?

It's not unusual for someone to accidentally end up as a Dynamics GP administrator. Often this happens when an administrator leaves and the company chooses not to replace this individual, instead simply appointing an existing techie as the new GP administrator.

Another way that accidental GP administrators are created is during implementation. If a champion doesn't emerge, a database administrator may suddenly find himself or herself in the role. So how should an accidental administrator make things work? Here are eight key first steps:

1) Make sure everything is being backed up.

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About Mark Polino

Mark Polino is a Microsoft MVP for Dynamics GP and the Director of Client Services for Fastpath. He is author or coauthor of five books on Microsoft Dynamics GP. Mark has been working with Dynamics GP and its predecessors since 1999. He is a Florida licensed CPA and holds an MBA from Rollins College.

Building Dashboards with Microsoft Dynamics GP 2013 and Excel 2013Mark's new book, Building Dashboards with Microsoft Dynamics GP 2013 and Excel 2013, is available now.

 

 

 

 

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