Activating Windows 8 AFTER completing installation

I recently encountered a user who had completed an installation of Windows 8 but hot not yet entered their Product Key. As a result, the OS was displaying messages telling them to Activate the product. Furthermore, they reported that clicking Activate in the System settings of the Control Panel yielded…

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Practice What You Preach SLUG 2012 Conference

At the recent SLUG 2012 conference, I gave a session on optimizing performance with Dynamics SL Order Types and Process Manager. Recently, when doing some planning with one of our long time customers, the issue of performance can up. It seems that 10+ years of adding order steps to meet…

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New MaxQ Product Catalogs

MaxQ Technologies has released two new MaxQ product catalogs with detailed information on our line of add-on modules for Microsoft Dynamics SL and Microsoft Dynamics GP. Inside these colorfully designed catalogs you'll find all of our products from our Business Intelligence Series,Financial Management Series and our Supply Chain management series,…

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Create in cell formatting in Excel – Sparklines

Make you spreadsheets look better. Just add in cell formatting. Insert>sparklines>Line. Select the data range (in this case D3:f3) and you have an in cell line chart. Just copy to rest of the cells. Repeat for in Cell column charts. Really makes you data look much better!   Add In…

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Dynamics CRM 2011 Add-In for Outlook in Windows 8

When running the Configuration Wizard for MS Dynamics CRM for Outlook in my new Windows 8 environment, I was receiving the following error when clicking to test the connection to our organization’s CRM server. After clicking OK, I was prompted with another error, as seen below. I tried entering my…

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Recurring Billing & Revenue Recognition V11 Released

MaxQ Technologies has released Recurring Billing & Revenue Recognition V11. The major enhancements introduced in v11 include: Contract Revenue Consolidation of contracts with different billing frequencies Copying contracts Implementation of sortable guides for all inquiry screens Automation for OM Revenue Recognition & Contract Generation Ability to specify sales person and commission percent…

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TFS Explorer Authentication Issue, Resolved!

Today, I encountered an interesting problem with Team Foundation Server, TFS Explorer that prevented me from viewing any files in my workspace. It took me a while to determine the cause, and I’m hoping my finding will be helpful to others with this issue. When I opened Visual studio, the…

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New Release: Charge It! Version 11.1.0

The major enhancements introduced in Charge It! v11 include:Option to post credit card transactions as payments using the MaxQ Payment Application ObjectBatch Close now uses SL Object Module to create AR documentsEnabled Sortable Grid feature in SL2011 versions of CC Inquiry screenEnabled Sortable Grid feature in SL2011 versions of Audit…

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Get Sums and Averages Quickly in Excel

Excel makes it easy to get sums and averages easily on any selected cell if you know where to look! Just select any cells (use ctrl key to select individual non-contiguous cells) and look at the bottom of Excel. Handy - maybe you did not notice this before! Add Column…

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Enhanced Security for AP/PR Laser Checks v11

Two new optional fields have been added to the Bank setup screen to enable the prompting of passwords when printing on laser checks. A password can be specified for both signature 1 and signature 2. When printing either Accounts Payable or Payroll checks the enter password screens are displayed appropriately…

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