SmartConnect 2018

Microsoft Dynamics GP Service Data Source

A service data source allows users to query a Dynamics GP Service Architecture installation and use the data returned for SmartConnect processing.


to add a Dynamics GP service data source to a map:

1.Select create or select the Maps Quick Link and double click on the map to be edited.
2.Enter the map id and description if creating a new map.
3.Select the data source button on the window toolbar.
4.Select Bulk Data Load as the data source type.
5.Select Microsoft Dynamics GP Service as the data source.
6.Select a service setup that has been pre-defined in the Microsoft Dynamics GP Connector setup window.
7.Select the company from which the data will be retrieved.
8.Select the product from which the data will be retrieved. (e.g. Dynamics)
9.Select the main category, and sub categories where applicable.
10.Select the method to be used for this data source.
11.If the method requires parameters, they will be displayed within the grid. You can either enter a hard coded value into the parameter fields, or select a Global Variable that can be set at runtime. Please note: using a Global Variable requires a default value to be set for that variable before setup can continue.