Error message when you try to open the Sales Order Entry screen in Microsoft Dynamics SL: OM has stopped working


Symptoms


Consider the following scenario in Microsoft Dynamics SL:

  • You install Microsoft Dynamics SL and Microsoft Visual Studio Tools for Applications on the same computer.
  • You attempt to open the Sales Orders (40.100.00) screen.

When you do this you receive the following error message:

"OM has stopped working."

Cause


This problem occurs when Microsoft Visual Studio Tools for Applications is installed on the same computer as Microsoft Dynamics SL. 

Resolution


To resolve this issue, uninstall Microsoft Visual Studio Tools for Applications from the workstation.