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Hands On with Microsoft Dynamics GP 2018 R2: Create A Company
October 11th, 2018 by Ian Grieve
Microsoft Dynamics GP 2018 R2 was released on the 2nd October. In this series iof posts, I’ll be going hands on and installing the majority of the components; some of them, such as Analysis Cubes for Excel, which are little used, I won’t be covering.
The series index will automatically update as posts go-live in this series.
As I work with many clients with more than one company in Microsoft Dynamics GP, I always create at least one additiona company, in addition to ,a href=’http://www.azurecurve.co.uk/2018/10/hands-on-with-microsoft-dynamics-gp-2018-r2-add-sample-company/’>deploying the sample company.
To do this, launch GP Utilities and log in using the sa account:
Click Next on the welcome screen:
A prompt about inspecting version infrmation will be displayed; click Next:
On the Additional Tasks step, select Create a company in the drop down list and click Process:
Enter the DB / COmpany ID (maximum five characters) and Company Name and click Next:
Ensure the Location fields, for the Database Setup, are correct and click Next:
Check your selections and click Finish to start creating the company:
Once complete, click Next on the BI stage:
Leave Set up the company later and click Next:
Back on Additional Tasks, click Launch Microsoft Dynamics GP:
|Hands On with Microsoft Dynamics GP 2018 R2|
|Download the Installation Media|
|Installing the .NET Prerequisite|
|Install Dynamics GP Client|
|Deploy System Database|
|Add Sample Company|
|Desktop Client First Run|
|Create A Company|