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Microsoft Dynamics GP 2013 Implementation by Victoria Yudin

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Dexterity and product dictionaries

Microsoft Dynamics GP is written in a proprietary application development environment called Dexterity. Over the years there have been many questions raised about when Dynamics GP will be rewritten in a different language. There was even an announcement about 12 years ago that Dynamics GP 7.0 would be rewritten in C#. The reality is that Dexterity is here to stay. While implementation and day-to-day operation of Dynamics GP does not require any knowledge of Dexterity, it is important to understand the terminology and structure of the Dexterity environment.

Dexterity components

Dexterity is a 32-bit environment with a number of components that work together:

  • Application Dictionaries: These are files with the extension ...

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