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September 2011

The LawsonGuru Letter
Thought-Provoking Commentary for the Lawson Software Community
In This Issue
Two URLs for one Lawson environment
Transfer of Smart Notes from one environment to another
Punchout Error
Budget Actual Reporting (K12)
Worthwhile Reading
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"If a cluttered desk is the sign of a cluttered mind, what is the significance of a clean desk?"
-- Laurence J. Peter
Welcome to the latest issue of The LawsonGuru Letter, a free newsletter providing provocative commentary on issues important to the Lawson Software community.  The LawsonGuru Letter is published by--and is solely the opinion of--John Henley of Decision Analytics. 
Two URLs for one Lawson environment

We occasionally have slow performance with MS-Addins. A while back, a Lawson consultant suggested setting up a dedicated URL for MS-Addins. Has anyone tried this approach?  Read More... 

Transfer of Smart Notes from one environment to another
Using the solution builder can you transfer notifications from one environment to another? I know you can transfer infosets, devices and templates but not sure of notifications. Does anybody else have any other ideas as to how to do this without having to rebuild the notifications from scratch when you go to another environment? 
Punchout Error
We are in the process on installing Lawson Punchout for RSS. When we attempt to click on the OfficeMax link in RSS we are getting an error of " No trusted certificate found." Any ideas?  Read More...
Budget Actual Reporting (K12)

Has anyone had to create Crystal Reports to show Budget Actual for a K12 or similar customer? This particular situation is that at Year End when the GL198 is run it shows all open PO's no longer as an commitment, but as an expense. So when they run budget analysis reports for period 12, prior fiscal year all Encumbrances and Commitments are zero and Expenses are increased and Budget remaining is reduced.  Read More... 

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John Henley
Decision Analytics

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Workforce Analytics Optimizes Human Capital
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Information Management Newsletters, April 20, 2011

Making the Connections
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Information Management Magazine, May/June 2011

Personal Health Records: Docs Have 3 Big Doubts
Data management, changes to the patient relationship, and practice management issues are key barriers to implementation, doctors say in study.
Information Week, June 15, 2011

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