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Microsoft Dynamics GP 2013 Cookbook by Mark Polino, Ian Grieve

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Getting warnings with SmartList alerts

In the previous recipe, we saw how to save SmartLists as favorites. Now, we can look at how to use a favorite to build a custom reminder. SmartList favorites actually make up the core of the reminder feature in Dynamics GP.

A custom reminder is a warning or alert generated by Dynamics GP and displayed on the Reminder window on login. It's used to alert a user about situations that exist in Dynamics GP. For example, reminders can display the number of invoices 60 days or more past due. They can also include the ability to drill back into the transactions that generated the reminder. The basic process takes a SmartList favorite and builds criteria used to drive the reminder.

Built-in reminders were covered previously ...

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