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Dynamics GP – You Own It … Why Not Use It? e. Banking November

Dynamics GP – You Own It … Why Not Use It? e. Banking November 29, 2016

Meet Your Presenter § Jeanne M. Corbley § Senior Consultant Microsoft Dynamics GP §

Meet Your Presenter § Jeanne M. Corbley § Senior Consultant Microsoft Dynamics GP § BS – Accounting – Stevenson University § BS – Information Systems – Stevenson University § Over 20 years experience with Dynamics GP and Great Plains § Fifth Year with Intellitec Solutions

Who is Intellitec Solutions? Our Philosophy § Recognize our Client’s Needs § 100% commitment

Who is Intellitec Solutions? Our Philosophy § Recognize our Client’s Needs § 100% commitment to supporting the software § Dedication to our Core Values § Client for Life approach

Why these webinars? § Clients asking what do I get for my annual maintenance

Why these webinars? § Clients asking what do I get for my annual maintenance plan? § Clients asking for more training § Clients wanting to know more about new features and what they own and do not use § Because Intellitec cares and wants each client to use the software to its fullest for their business

Dynamics-GP Roadmap Previous release Mainstream support available until Microsoft Dynamics GP 2015 April 2020

Dynamics-GP Roadmap Previous release Mainstream support available until Microsoft Dynamics GP 2015 April 2020 Current release Mainstream support available until Microsoft Dynamics GP 2016 July 2021 Next release Scheduled for Microsoft Dynamics GP 2016 R 2 Q 4 CY 2016 Our commitment Ongoing. Microsoft Dynamics GP will continue to be developed and enhanced. Our recommendation Upgrade to Microsoft Dynamics GP 2016 Take a look at Microsoft Dynamics 365 – Business edition. Get a better feel for what we’re working to achieve.

How to Determine my Current Version:

How to Determine my Current Version:

Version and Release/Build Number

Version and Release/Build Number

e. Banking Modules – Why? Enables you: § To automate banking processes § Interact

e. Banking Modules – Why? Enables you: § To automate banking processes § Interact with your bank electronically § Help reduce manual labor § Decrease fraud § Increase productivity § Improve cash management § All in a secure environment

e. Banking tip § Consider putting an ACH block on any bank account in

e. Banking tip § Consider putting an ACH block on any bank account in which you do not permit ACH debits § Why? ACH debits allows fraudsters to potentially deduct money from your bank account

e. Banking Modules § Payables EFT (PM EFT) § Receivables EFT (RM EFT) §

e. Banking Modules § Payables EFT (PM EFT) § Receivables EFT (RM EFT) § Safe. Pay (Positive Pay) § Lock. Box Processing § Electronic Bank Reconcile

e. Banking - Payables EFT (PM EFT) (note: the Receviables EFT is setup in

e. Banking - Payables EFT (PM EFT) (note: the Receviables EFT is setup in a similar way) § Sends vendor payments via electronic file to your bank § What you do: – Obtain vendor bank information and vendor permission, if needed – Also, Vendor email info for sending remittances – Setup the Vendor Cards with their EFT info under Vendor Address Maintenance>>EFT Bank We can help automate this for large amount of EFT Vendors – Work with bank - ACH formats and sign up for service – Specify a file path for the EFT file Make sure that IT locks this down Define/train who will place file on bank website Determine if bank requires Prenotes

e. Banking - Payables EFT (PM EFT) § What Intellitec does: – Setup GP

e. Banking - Payables EFT (PM EFT) § What Intellitec does: – Setup GP and EFT file format in GP – We work with the bank on the file testing – Setup GP Checkbook(s) with EFT Payables Options – Note: GP Checkbook ID can’t contain spaces, dashes or special characters – Setup one or more EFT File formats Single format or Based on Vendor – Setup EFT Remittance with invoice information via Word template

e. Banking - Payables EFT (cont’d) § What Intellitec does, cont’d) – Tests EFT

e. Banking - Payables EFT (cont’d) § What Intellitec does, cont’d) – Tests EFT remittance (email w/ Invoice info) – Setup security to Payables EFT and documents it for you – Trains you and your users – Supports you on first production Payables EFT run – Future support via our GP helpdesk

e. Banking - Safe. Pay (Positive Pay) § Helps to reduce fraud by notifying

e. Banking - Safe. Pay (Positive Pay) § Helps to reduce fraud by notifying the bank of all checks which have been issued. § Using the bank’s “positive pay” service, no checks will be paid without your prior electronic authorization. § Consider additional protection with “Payee name positive pay” that includes payee name in addition to the usual Dollar Amount and Check number § Works with Vendor Payments (including EFT) § Does not include Credit Memos. § Only Net amount of payment

e. Banking - Safe. Pay (cont’d) § New GP security task: e. g. ,

e. Banking - Safe. Pay (cont’d) § New GP security task: e. g. , SAFEPAY – add Windows for series 3 rd Party

e. Banking - Safe. Pay (cont’d) § What you do: § Work with bank

e. Banking - Safe. Pay (cont’d) § What you do: § Work with bank to setup Positive Pay service and get NACHA standards documentation § Determine if bank allows Voids in same file or how to handle them § Do you want to include Payables EFT in the file, if applicable § Determine who will generate Safe. Pay file and who will upload to the bank § Understand how to update Safepay info for bank manually on their website, if needed § Create a folder location (a share) with security

e. Banking - Safe. Pay (cont’d) § What Intellitec does: § Setup Safe. Pay

e. Banking - Safe. Pay (cont’d) § What Intellitec does: § Setup Safe. Pay Configurator to match bank file standard § Test with the bank (this usually requires sending the file to the bank and adjusting it a few times) § Setup security to Safe. Pay and document it for you § Train you and your users § Support you on first production Safepay run § Future support via our GP helpdesk Note: we also have a solution if you want to automate multiple Safe. Pay file uploads at one time. Please contact us for details

e. Banking - Lockbox § Automatically import and apply customer payment information from a

e. Banking - Lockbox § Automatically import and apply customer payment information from a lockbox transaction file provided by your bank § What you do: – Work with bank – determine best location for lockbox(es) and sign up for service – Specify a file path for the Lockbox file Make sure that IT locks this down Define/train who and how to obtain the bank lockbox file

e. Banking - Lockbox What Intellitec does: § Setup Lockbox Configurator to match bank

e. Banking - Lockbox What Intellitec does: § Setup Lockbox Configurator to match bank file standard § Test with the bank (this usually requires sending the file to the bank and adjusting it a few times § Setup security to Lockbox and document it for you § Train you and your users § Support you on first production Lockbox import § Future support via our GP helpdesk

e. Banking - Lockbox Steps to Use: § Navigate to the Lockbox Entry transaction

e. Banking - Lockbox Steps to Use: § Navigate to the Lockbox Entry transaction screen, enter a batch ID, and click on, “Transactions” § (Sales>>Transactions>>Lockbox) GP will read the file and attempt to match the bank information with existing open invoices in GP. Errors can be managed in the Lockbox Transactions screen. Click “Create Batch” to create a new, editable Cash Receipts batch in GP Receivables

e. Banking – Lockbox tips § Lockbox Apply Method - Select how you want

e. Banking – Lockbox tips § Lockbox Apply Method - Select how you want the system to apply the Cash Receipts to invoices: § Note: The most common Lockbox Apply Method is 'Specific Invoices' with an Alternate Apply Method of 'None'. § § § § --None - The cash receipts are brought in, but not applied until you manually apply them. --Document Number - Cash receipts are first applied to the lowest document number, regardless of type. --Invoice Number - Cash receipts are first applied to invoices, starting with the lowest document number. --Due Date/Oldest Document - Cash receipts are first applied to any document with the oldest due date. --Due Date/Oldest Invoice - Cash receipts are first applied to invoice type documents with oldest due date. --Document Date - Cash receipts are first applied to the document with the oldest document date. --Specific Invoices - Cash receipts are applied only to the invoice number you specify. If the specific invoice number is not found, you can define an Alternate Apply Method to be used.

e. Banking - Electronic Bank Reconcile § Use a downloaded file from your bank

e. Banking - Electronic Bank Reconcile § Use a downloaded file from your bank to automatically clear bank transactions in GP Bank Reconciliation What you do: Download a file from the bank into Excel that has this info: § Date, Type, Reference Number, Description, Debits, Credits Add columns to the Excel file: § Transaction Amount (Debit plus Credit) § Transaction Code CHK, DEP, DAJ, IAJ, XFR § Record Type Code (Checkbook ID) § Account Number (watch leading zeroes) Save the file as tab delimited text (w/out Column Header info)

e. Banking - Electronic Bank Reconcile (cont’d) § Confirm Checkbook has Bank Account number

e. Banking - Electronic Bank Reconcile (cont’d) § Confirm Checkbook has Bank Account number (Financial>>Cards>>Checkbook)

e. Banking - Electronic Bank Reconcile (cont’d) § What Intellitec does: § Setup the

e. Banking - Electronic Bank Reconcile (cont’d) § What Intellitec does: § Setup the Configurator for the file for a new Bank Format § (Financial>>Routines>>Electronic Reconcile>>Configurator) Setup Download Maintenance window (Financial>>Routines>>Electronic Reconcile>>Transactions Download)

e. Banking - Electronic Bank Reconcile (cont’d) § What Intellitec does (cont’d) § Tests

e. Banking - Electronic Bank Reconcile (cont’d) § What Intellitec does (cont’d) § Tests with you, documents and trains § Setup security to Electronic Bank Reconcile § Future support via our GP helpdesk

e. Banking - Electronic Bank Reconcile (cont’d) To process: § Open Electronic Reconcile Download

e. Banking - Electronic Bank Reconcile (cont’d) To process: § Open Electronic Reconcile Download Transactions § (Financial>>Routines>>Transactions>>Download) § Choose Download and enter a confirmation number (from the bank or user specified)

e. Banking - Electronic Bank Reconcile (cont’d) To process (cont’d) § Click the Reconcile

e. Banking - Electronic Bank Reconcile (cont’d) To process (cont’d) § Click the Reconcile button § Enter the Bank Statement Ending Balance, Bank Statement Ending Date and Cutoff Date § Click on Transactions (click yes, if message)

e. Banking - Electronic Bank Reconcile (cont’d) To process (cont’d) § Any GP bank

e. Banking - Electronic Bank Reconcile (cont’d) To process (cont’d) § Any GP bank transactions that match a transaction listed in the Excel file, will be marked as Cleared § Complete the bank reconciliation (Difference is $0) § Print out the reports § Click Reconcile

e. Banking Modules § Payables EFT (PM EFT) § Receivables EFT (RM EFT) §

e. Banking Modules § Payables EFT (PM EFT) § Receivables EFT (RM EFT) § Safe. Pay (Positive Pay) § Lock. Box Processing § Electronic Bank Reconcile

e. Banking Modules – Why? Enables you: § To automate banking processes § Interact

e. Banking Modules – Why? Enables you: § To automate banking processes § Interact with your bank electronically § Help reduce manual labor § Decrease fraud § Increase productivity § Improve cash management § All in a secure environment

Dynamics GP – You Own It … Why Not Use It? e. Banking §

Dynamics GP – You Own It … Why Not Use It? e. Banking § Questions and Answers

Upcoming Webinars § Year End – 2 hours - December 6, 2016 § Reporting

Upcoming Webinars § Year End – 2 hours - December 6, 2016 § Reporting – December 13, 2016 § PSTL – December 20, 2016 § Distribution – January 2017 § All are on Tuesday EST from 11 am to Noon

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Dynamics GP – You Own It … Why Not Use It? e. Banking §

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