From the GP Blogs: How to Access Data from Other Companies from Dexterity, How to Fix Cannot Open Database Error, How to Customize Navigation Lists, Review of Microsoft Dynamics GP 2010 Cookbook: LITE

How to Access Data from Other Companies from Dexterity: David Musgrave from Developing for Dynamics GP shares the necessary steps and sample Dexterity code to read data from a company other than the current Microsoft Dynamics GP company: "Well, with my latest updates to the Support Debugging Tool, I came across this requirement. While developing the support for the Extender security objects, I realised that the Extender objects are stored on a per company basis and to obtain the descriptions for the various objects I would need to read the tables in companies other than the one currently logged into. I knew the method and so was able to implement this functionality


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