Smart List Tree View Space

Patrick from MS Dynamics GP Developer Support at the Developing for Dynamics GP Blog posted a great article about smart list features in GP 10.0, one of his interesting points was and explanation on the smart list tree view control that displays the favorites and categories, the space allocated for the tree view is greater than needed comparing to the space allocated to your columns, he explained in details how to correct this using modifier and attached the package needed to get this customized, below an explanation with images:

Smart List before applying the customizations:image

Smart List after applying the customizations:image

Now you have a big space for your columns now! Checkout his post here or directly download the customization file here.


Mohammad R. Daoud – CTO
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About Mohammad R. Daoud
Mohammad R. Daoud has been working as a Microsoft Dynamics GP consultant since 2004. His career path started with version 7.5; he studied every single tip of the application technicalities and did allot of successful implementations that includes functional consultations, analysis, and custom development projects. He holds a graduate degree in Computer Science and currently he is pursuing MBA degree in Accounting. In January 2007 he was nominated to the Microsoft Most Valuable Professional (MVP) certificate and was certified in April 2008 due to his online contributions in the Dynamics Community (Dynamics GP Newsgroups, Forums, User Groups and his blog: Worth to mention that he was also listed as one of the Microsoft Dynamics Top 100 Most Influential People in 2009 by DynamicsWorld. And more... • Demonstrated Passion for MS Products through participating in beta testing for some product versions, an effective member of Microsoft Connect. • Talented in securing strong high quality relationships with premier customers, partners and sales teams passionately and profitably. • Dedicated to meeting the expectations and requirements of internal and/or external customers • Problem Solver – Uses systematic approach to uncover true problem(s) and practical solution and can marshal resources to solve problem! • Proven record of effective account management, including Account Planning, Opportunity Management, and Business Management Excellence and working as part of a larger virtual team • Successful in delivering high quality technical engagements in the enterprise Dynamics GP implementations area according to customer requirements. • Dedicated, Committed, Self Motivated, Creative and highly focused with excellent communication, Negotiation, presentation, Active Listening and Objection Handling skills. • Experienced in Profitable researches and studies including white papers and technical presentations.

4 Responses to Smart List Tree View Space

  1. Awesome Mohammad! Been waiting for this for a long time . . .

  2. Bob McAdam says:

    Agree with Frank – this is probably THE most asked about item within SmartList, so thank you.

  3. Matt Landis says:

    Thanks for this tip Mohammad. It would be great if there were a sizer on the smart list…but this is a great solution till then.

  4. All the thanks must be to Patrick from MS Dynamics GP Developer Support, he’s the author of this article.

    Thanks Patrick 🙂

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