What are the update progressions for Goods and Services Tax (GST)?The following items show the update progressions to Microsoft Dynamics GP 9.0 for companies that use the Australian Goods and Services Tax (GST). Starting in version 7.x, the GST functionality was incorporated into the standard version of Microsoft Great Plains.
Versions update progressions to Microsoft Dynamics GP 9.05.5 GST >> 6.0 GST >> 6.0 GST SP1 >>7.x >> 8.0 >> 9.0
6.0 GST >> 6.0 GST SP1 >>7.x >> 8.0 >> 9.0
6.0 GST SP1 >> 7.x >> 8.0 >> 9.0
Which service pack should be applied before performing an update to version 9.0?
- If you are using version 5.5 of Microsoft Great Plains GST, make sure that the latest BAS build is installed and that each company that uses BAS is started by using the sa user. The following build is the latest one for BAS for Microsoft Great Plains 5.5:BAS Version 5.50b1.4 (Last Modified: 21-Aug-2000)
- If you are using version 6.0 of Microsoft Great Plains GST SP1, make sure that you have installed the latest BAS build and that each company that uses BAS is started by using the sa user. The following build is the latest for BAS for Great Plains 6.0:BAS Version 6.00b15 (Last Modified: 03-Sep-2003)
What other tasks must be performed to update to version 9.0?You must install the BAS 8.0 hotfix after you install Microsoft Great Plains and before you start the program for the first time.
Note Microsoft Dynamics GP 9.0 service packs include the latest BAS hotfixes. Make sure that you install the latest service packs for Microsoft Dynamics GP 9.0 after you install Microsoft Dynamics GP 9.0 and before you start the program for the first time. For more information about how to install the latest service packs for Microsoft Dynamics GP , see the following Microsoft Web page:
Where are the archives for the latest BAS code?You can no longer obtain BAS 5.5, BAS 6.0 or BAS 7.0 from PartnerSource or from CustomerSource.
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Article ID: 895037 - Last Review: 10 Jan 2015 - Revision: 1