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Developing Microsoft Dynamics GP Business Applications by Leslie Vail

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Modifying the user interface

Don't like what you see? Change it. Despite the number of hours the fine people at Microsoft spent designing the user interface of Dynamics GP, sometimes changes are necessary. The changes may be purely cosmetic, such as adding a company logo to the window, or they may bring with them additional functionality, such as creating an XML document of the displayed record.

The question at hand is, which of the tools that we just discussed can you use to make a change to the user interface. Tools having the capability of modifying the user interface include:

  • Dexterity
  • VS Tools
  • Modifier with VBA
  • Extender and eXtender Enterprise

Dexterity

Using Dexterity you can change any existing window by creating an Alternate Form (window) to ...

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