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Microsoft Dynamics GP 2013 Cookbook by Mark Polino, Ian Grieve

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Improving performance by adjusting the AutoComplete settings

Microsoft Dynamics GP provides auto complete functionality that remembers previous entries and displays them to users during subsequent data entry. Users can pick the appropriate item without having to type the entire text. This is a great feature but the entries are stored per user and per field. That means that each time the system saves a vendor number that has been keyed it's saved as one entry for that user. By default, Dynamics GP is set up to hold ten thousand entries, per user, for each field.

As you can imagine, over a long period of time and in organizations with heavy entry volume, the number of entries can build up, slowing down AutoComplete's performance significantly. Additionally, ...

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