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Matthew Arp asked a question on 24 Mar 2014 12:16 PM

I was wondering if anyone has had any experience with adding custom column's to GP tables? I have the need to add a Created By field that would have a default value and be for reporting only (not shown in the GP UI). I would imagine it makes the upgrade process a bit hairier, but outside of that?

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Frank Hamelly responded on 24 Mar 2014 12:58 PM

Not, not, not recommended.  Get Extender from eOne.  You can add as many custom fields as you want tied to whatever standard GP window you want without mucking up the standard GP tables and being on an unsupported system.

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Frank E. Hamelly, MCP-GP, MCP-AX, MCITP, MCT, MVP

http://gp2themax.blogspot.com/

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Jonathan Fear responded on 1 Apr 2014 12:22 PM

I agree with Richard. If you change our tables you are going to run into issues. It may work fine in the application but when you do a upgrade and that table is change it will 100% cause issues during the upgrade.

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Sandip Jadhav responded on 1 Apr 2014 12:25 PM

Or create custom table and dump data there and retrieve when it require.

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sandip

Thanks Sandip Jadhav Cell : +1.210.440.9855 Dynamics GP Blog : http://sandipdjadhav.blogspot.com/
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Frank Hamelly responded on 24 Mar 2014 12:58 PM

Not, not, not recommended.  Get Extender from eOne.  You can add as many custom fields as you want tied to whatever standard GP window you want without mucking up the standard GP tables and being on an unsupported system.

** Please, if this answers your question, mark it as 'Answered' so others experiencing the same will know it resolved your issue. **

Frank E. Hamelly, MCP-GP, MCP-AX, MCITP, MCT, MVP

http://gp2themax.blogspot.com/

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Sandip Jadhav responded on 1 Apr 2014 12:25 PM

Or create custom table and dump data there and retrieve when it require.

Thanks

sandip

Thanks Sandip Jadhav Cell : +1.210.440.9855 Dynamics GP Blog : http://sandipdjadhav.blogspot.com/
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