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Microsoft Dynamics GP 2013 Cookbook by Mark Polino, Ian Grieve

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Turning on more features with Dex.ini settings

Microsoft Dynamics GP contains a number of features that can't be controlled via the interface; the controls for these features reside in an initialization file known as the Dex.ini file which Dynamics GP loads settings from as it starts. The Dex.ini settings affect only the computer on which the file is installed. This means that the system can behave differently for different users if their Dex.ini files are different.

As an example, Dex.ini settings can be used to control the date warning that appears when midnight passes, allow the installation of update files without a warning, and dramatically speed up the export of SmartLists to Excel. If a particular setting is not present in the Dex.ini

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