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October 16, 2019
Business Central
Connectors
Popdock
Need SmartLists for Dynamics 365 Business Central? We’ve got you covered with Popdock.

  You’ve fallen in love with SmartLists over your years using GP. Now that you’re using Dynamics 365 Business Central, what do you do? Look no further. Popdock provides a fast, simple interface for end users to get at the data they need to do their daily jobs. We like to call it Actionable Data.…

January 29, 2020
Business Central
Custom Actions
Popdock
Take Action with your Business Central Lists

With recent updates to Business Central and our Popdock extension, we have released custom actions available on each list.  These custom actions are also available in the embedded widget inside of Business Central as well as in the details window if you are using a relationship on a list.  The capability that these actions provide,…

July 2, 2021
Azure Data Lake
Connectors
Dynamics GP
Popdock
Configuring your Azure Data Lake for Dynamics GP Multi-Company

If you have been using Dynamics GP and you have multiple companies setup in your environment, using Popdock’s Azure Data Lake connector, you can associate your Dynamics GP connector and it automatically identify all the companies available from your environment. This makes archiving Dynamics GP data for each company easier and you will have quick…

October 28, 2019
Business Central
Popdock
Customer Success Story: Multi-Company Reporting from Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central Made Easy with Popdock

Company Super Star Car Wash was founded in 1993 in Phoenix, AZ and prides itself on providing express and full-service car washing with detailing, as well as quick lube services, convenience stores and gasoline. After starting with one car wash, they have since grown to 24 locations and continue to expand. Project Scope As a…

October 31, 2019
Business Central
Popdock
A Partner’s Perspective: “Popdock is SmartList Builder for BC”

We were excited to learn one of our strategic partners, Steve Simon at PDG Consultants, recently wrote on his blog about his experience with and love of Popdock. Let’s just say, we can’t help but share. Watch at the end for the line we love to hear from all our partners! (“That was easy.”) Check…

August 26, 2020
Details
Popdock
It’s all in the Popdock Details!

With the most recent Popdock face lift, we have concentrated quite a bit on improving how you view relationships between your data.  Popdock already had relationships which allowed you to view related data below your main list related to any record you selected.  For example, a Sales Invoice list could have a detail section below,…

November 7, 2019
Popdock
Salesforce
7 Salesforce Hacks for First Time Popdock Users

Are you a Salesforce user, just diving into Popdock and wondering how to leverage it as a key solution for your team moving forward? We want to give you some help – through 7 Salesforce hacks you can use right away. Check it out: Have questions or want to know more? Shoot me an email…

December 10, 2019
Popdock
The Pick Popdock Papers, Part II: Choosing a Purpose Built Tool

“You should always pick the right tool for what you’re doing” seems like a really trite way to open this post. But I just did. Hopefully it brings you in anyway. One of the biggest problems I have in picking tools is identifying exactly what it is I’m trying to do. For example, it isn’t…

November 26, 2019
Lists
Popdock
Grouping Lists in Popdock

Grouping serves as a convenient means of summarizing or analyzing the data. You can do this simply by grouping lists in Popdock. This blog will show you the steps for how to add grouping to a list: 1.When viewing your list, just above the row of column headers you will see the row to drag…

November 12, 2019
Calculated Fields
Popdock
Popdock: Moving Beyond Basic Calculated Fields

If Your Reporting Software Can Do This Then It’s Awesome Else Get A Popdock Subscription   Data manipulation is a very important tool when dealing with your data and how you want to see it.  In some cases going beyond the normal calculations can help you gather important data that you actually want to see. …

July 29, 2020
Custom Actions
Details
Homepage
Popdock
Fresh New Look and More Powerful Features

Popdock was recently updated with a new user interface and we released some powerful new features that will help you organize your data, customize your homepage, and create custom actions to help you easily interact with your data.    Details If you have logged in recently to Popdock, you may have already seen we made some big UI changes with new colors and layout changes. Column and chart settings…

Calculated Fields
Chart
Dynamics GP
Popdock
Building Month Over Month Sales Reports

If you have a business that has been impacted by the pandemic, whether it be negative or positive, we are sure you would like some insight on how your company is doing monthly from year to year. You can see how your company was impacted and track to see how things are gradually returning back to…

January 2, 2020
Popdock
Free Samples (ie Sample Data!) with Popdock

One of things I loved as a kid was going to the grocery store and getting “free samples”. Even as an adult today, I still love the experience of going to a store that has “free samples” to try new things. I believe this experience is a great way to find out exactly how the…

February 28, 2022
Chrome
Popdock
Launching Popdock from your Desktop as a Chrome App

With Popdock being in the cloud and being a web-based application.  You can save it as a Chrome application to your desktop as a shortcut and launch it like it was an application if you are running Windows or Chrome OS.  Here’s a few simple steps to create your own Popdock desktop shortcut: Open your…

October 23, 2019
Popdock
Widgets
What is a Popdock Widget?

Do you have a favorite application that you spend using for most of your work day? Maybe you are a salesperson spending large chunks of your day inside of a Customer Relationship Management (CRM) system like Salesforce.com or Dynamics 365 Customer Engagement. Possibly, your day is spent inside of an accounting system like Quickbooks, Dynamics…

December 3, 2019
Popdock
The Pick Popdock Papers, Part I: Choosing a Reporting Platform Isn’t Easy

There are a lot of reporting tools on the market today.  A lot. And choosing a reporting platform isn’t easy! So many of the tools on the market today purport that they are “the only reporting tool you’ll ever need!” However, I personally think that that claim is really small-minded. It’s true that most of…

December 19, 2019
Popdock
The Pick Popdock Papers, Part III: Know Your Audience

They say that you can’t please all of the people, all of the time. I would argue that you can’t please all of the people any of the time.  Especially when it comes to business reporting. In my previous post, we spoke about how to choose the right tool for the kind of report that…

January 23, 2020
Popdock
Scheduler
Scheduling Popdock Reports for Automated Exceptions and More!

We like to think of Popdock as a great interface to query any type of data in the cloud or on-premise. However, some of our customers have told us they don’t want to login to Popdock to see their information everyday. Were we offended? No! We created the capability to use Scheduled Jobs so you…

February 28, 2022
Dynamics SL
Popdock
Security
Uncategorized
Setting up the Dynamics SL Data Gateway for Popdock

The following article provides steps for setting up the Dynamics SL Data Gateway for Popdock.

January 9, 2020
Custom Lists
Hubspot
Popdock
Square
Targeting your Audience Based on Contacts from Multiple Applications with Popdock

In a scenario where you would want to target a specific market of customers and you have multiple applications storing customer data, you can use Popdock’s custom merged list to gather all those contacts together into one list and then filter them for the targeted audience that you want. For example, if you use Hubspot…

August 25, 2021
Dynamics GP
Popdock
Security
Uncategorized
Setting up the Dynamics GP Data Gateway for Popdock

The following article provides steps for setting up the Dynamics GP Data Gateway for Popdock.

May 12, 2020
Custom Actions
Popdock
Tech Tuesday: Create a Simple Action in Popdock

When you are on a sales call, there might be times you want to know more information about your customer. It could be something simple like you want to know more about their geographic location, such as the state they are in or their complete address. Another option is to do an internet search for…

October 5, 2016
Uncategorized
What is Popdock?

Popdock. It’s data for accountants, salespeople, leaders, mompreneurs, marketing gurus, small business owners. It’s data for people who need to get stuff done. Popdock is a single interface to access the data you need, from the applications you use. Check it out: What are your thoughts? Let us know in the comments below.

April 1, 2016
Uncategorized
Welcome to the Popdock Blog!

This is our first blog post here at PopDock and we are looking forward to sharing more in the future. Stay tuned to our blog so that you can see announcements about new features and connectors to come to PopDock in the future. We are excited to share PopDock with you later this year and if…

June 2, 2021
Azure Data Lake
Business Central
Dynamics GP
Popdock
Visibility to your Migrated Dynamics GP Data inside Business Central

If you haven’t already, you may be considering moving your Dynamics GP data to the cloud and starting your company on Microsoft’s online accounting solution called Business Central.  Microsoft’s Migration Tool allows you to migrate data to an Azure Data Lake which will migrate your historical data into the cloud.  Accessing this historical data and making…

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