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July 2012

The LawsonGuru Letter
Thought-Provoking Commentary for the Lawson Software Community
In This Issue
Infor10 Lawson S3
Custom Drop Down List in Design Studio
Tracking Scholarships...how do you do it...?
Negative Retro Pay
AC07 Criteria Include/Exclude
Worthwhile Reading
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Infor10 Lawson S3
It's the first major Lawson S3 release since Lawson's acquisition by Infor. What's caught my attention?

Quote of the Issue
"People need to be reminded more often than they need to be instructed."
-- Samuel Johnson 
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. 
Custom Drop Down List in Design Studio 
I need to add a custom drop down list with just about 4 items, to the Lawson AC10.1 'Output Description' field, using Design Studio. Has anyone ever done this before (even on a different form)Read More...
Examiner for Lawson S3
Supercharge Your Lawson Administration
  • Combines Lawson 9 Security/RM Users, LAUA, LOGAN, GEN metadata into a single comprehensive, understandable solution
  • Export directly to Microsoft Excel® and Adobe Acrobat/PDF®

New Release available, now incorporating Lawson ProcessFlow and supporting IBM iSeries


Tracking Scholarships...how do you do it?
We have a scholarship program that is offered to employees and non-employees for positions like nursing. Right now, all this is maintained in a spreadsheet outside of Lawson. We need the ability to accurately track in Lawson.  Read More...
Negative Retro Pay 
Has anyone found a way to do a negative retro pay calculation in Lawson? Read More...
AC07 Criteria Include/Exclude
We use AC07.1 Account Assignment to restrict the company, accounting unit, account and subaccount combinations that are allowed to post to activities within an activity group. We would like to further restrict the current AC07.1 for one activity group to exclude certain accounting units. Is our only option to build ranges that stop and start with the excluded accounting units? AC07.1 doesn't allow including and including with the OR function. Read More...
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John Henley
Decision Analytics

Worthwhile Reading
Urgent Care Centers Need Robust EMRs Too
Urgent care centers have lagged in adoption of electronic medical records. But with most of the country's 9,000 centers planning expansions, need is growing, says KLAS report.
Information Week, May 1, 2012

Cultivating the Right Business Skills
7 ideas to promote better matrix leadership.
Information Management Blogs, April 16, 2012

BPM Keeps Pace With Business Changes
Business Process Management is increasingly critical as companies struggle to keep up with fast-evolving markets.
Baseline Magazine, February 2012

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