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.