Microsoft Dynamics GP Users Question the Future of FRx and Forecaster, Express Frustration On FRx’s Ease of Use and Flexibility

July 5 2009

When might Microsoft replace FRx and Forecaster?

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mpeck's picture

It sounds like much of the focus was more on FRx rather than Forecaster. Were the attendees demanding new products or simply new releases of FRx and Forecaster with better ease of use and flexibility? For the Forecaster audience, how many were still on the old version (6.7) vs. 7.0.

triad66's picture

FRx does allow you to drill down to the transaction details from a sub-ledger if you set up your report to do so. Some of the FRx complaints may be training related.