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CRM For Outook Buttons Greyed Out After Microsoft Dynamics CRM 2015 UR1

July 23rd, 2015|Microsoft Dynamics 365 (CRM)|

By Dave Packard with Cargas Systems Last night our CRM 2015 Online instance was updated to UR1. When I came in this morning and opened Outlook I had an issue—the CRM buttons were greyed out. I restarted Outlook and still had the same issue, so I checked Windows Update to see if the CRM 2015 [...]

Microsoft Dynamics CRM UR1 Quick Find Search Permissions Error For Custom Security Roles

July 23rd, 2015|Microsoft Dynamics 365 (CRM)|

By Dave Packard with Cargas Systems If you use custom security roles in CRM (and who doesn’t) then you may run into this issue when you update to CRM 2015 UR1. One of our users brought this to my attention after our upgrade last night. The user was hitting this permissions error when using Quick [...]

Webinar Cloud Accounting

July 22nd, 2015|Intacct, Webinars|

This webinar is presented by Greg Lowe (COO/Partner) of McKonly & Asbury and Mike Yeager (President) of Cargas Systems. The webinar provides an overview of cloud accounting applications as well as a discussion on how a cloud accounting system can lower your total cost of ownership of accounting software.  During the webinar, Greg and Mike talk about [...]

Microsoft Dynamics CRM Adds Field Service Management Solution With FieldOne Acquisition

July 17th, 2015|Microsoft Dynamics 365 (CRM)|

Today, Microsoft announced the acquisition of FieldOne Systems LCC, makers of the cloud based field services management software FieldOne. FieldOne has been in business for over ten years but only made the shift to focusing on the enterprise and mid-market segment about four years ago, when they developed their new product based on Dynamics CRM [...]

Taking Care Of Complex Operations & ERP System Challenges With CSG

July 1st, 2015|Healthcare, Microsoft Dynamics GP, Success Stories|

Community Services Group, Mountville, PA Solution: Microsoft Dynamics GP Community Services Group (CSG) provides a spectrum of specialized programs to help the individuals it serves live the quality of life they choose which may include becoming more independent in their lives. Its primary focus: Delivering quality, community-based intellectual and developmental [...]

Choosing The Best Web-Based Nonprofit Accounting Software

July 1st, 2015|Intacct|

Nonprofit organizations of all types face opportunities, challenges, and tough decisions every day. Not-for-profits in all sectors (education, faith-based, health, business and commerce, the arts, community service, etc.) find that growth amplifies all of those things. As your nonprofit organization increases in size and faces added complexity in its administration and operations, you may find [...]

Intacct Integrations – An Easy Way to Streamline Your Business

June 19th, 2015|Intacct, Microsoft Dynamics 365 (CRM)|

One of the most important benefits of a cloud accounting software package is the ability to integrate with other necessary business software. And when it comes to integrations that will help your business save time, reduce effort, and streamline operations Intacct really shines. Thanks to a wide array of pre-built integrations, Intacct is ready to [...]

Microsoft Dynamics CRM LinkedIn Integration With Sales Navigator

June 12th, 2015|Microsoft Dynamics 365 (CRM)|

LinkedIn has added an integration from its 's Sales Navigator product to Microsoft Dynamics CRM, the company announced today. The integrated app will embed LinkedIn profile and company information into Dynamics CRM. Sales professionals using Dynamics CRM can use the Sales Navigator integration to send connection requests, messages, and use InMail directly from Dynamics CRM. [...]

Cargas Named Bob Scott’s Insights Top 100 VARs for 2015

June 10th, 2015|News|

Cargas Systems has been named to the Bob Scott’s Insights Top 100 VARs for 2015. The Top 100 resellers are chosen from organizations specializing in the sale and implementation of Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) and accounting software. “We want to congratulate this year’s class of Bob Scott’s Top 100 VARs,” said Bob Scott, executive editor [...]

Introducing The New

June 10th, 2015|News|

New Website Highlights Business Software & Consulting Services Cargas Systems is pleased to announce the re-launch of, a newly designed website for their business software and consulting service specializing in Intacct, Microsoft Dynamics GP, CRM and custom development. The new website features educational information, industry best practices, bold visual components, a responsive mobile friendly [...]

3 Things CFO’s Love About Intacct

May 29th, 2015|Intacct|

Let’s face it, CFO’s have a tough job. Wrangling the finances of a growing business, providing smart, strategic insight to the leadership group, and simply managing the ever-growing list of day-to-day and month-end tasks can be overwhelming. Fortunately the latest generation of cloud-based finance applications can help. In fact, Intacct, a leading cloud accounting system [...]

Intacct Digital Board Book Dashboard

May 22nd, 2015|Intacct|

SaaS business metrics delivered via a dashboard as performance cards, reports, charts, and graphs.

Make quicker, more sound strategic decisions with real-time SaaS metrics that go beyond GAAP metrics to include operational metrics—together, these are the critical metrics for your board reporting. Captured in an automated process from inside Intacct, they’re every bit as complete and accurate as your GAAP financials. [...]

Cargas Spring Rendezvous Raises Funds For Lancaster Day Care Center

May 19th, 2015|News|

This year marked the 8th annual Cargas Spring Rendezvous fundraiser event and the 100th anniversary for the event beneficiary, Lancaster Day Care Center. The event held in April raised a record breaking $31,300 for LDCC. Each year Cargas selects a local non-profit organization as its charity of choice. The event gives employees, family, friends and [...]

Tackling ERP Challenges With The Philadelphia Eagles

May 11th, 2015|Microsoft Dynamics GP, Success Stories|

The Philadelphia Eagles, Philadelphia, PA Solution: Microsoft Dynamics GP Most people know the Philadelphia Eagles as the professional football team in southeastern PA with three NFL titles and two Super Bowl appearances. But what many don’t realize is how expansive the Eagles organization is and the breadth of what it’s [...]

Benefits of Working With An Intacct (VAR) Partner

April 30th, 2015|Intacct|

Implementing a new accounting system can be a difficult and time-consuming undertaking. With so much riding on a successful outcome, planning and smart implementation are critical. That’s why if you’re thinking about upgrading to a cloud accounting system like Intacct, it might make sense to consider partnering with an experienced resource that can help you [...]

Transforming Everyday Accountants Into Superheroes

March 6th, 2015|Intacct|

At the Intacct Advantage conference last November they were talking about Accountants as Superheroes. The premise was that Intacct made Accountants Superheroes. I found this very amusing at the time and didn’t think much more of it after that. As an Accountant myself I always felt our knowledge and skills were under appreciated, but Superhero? [...]

Taking American Crane & Equipment Corporation To New Heights With CRM And Marketing Automation

March 6th, 2015|Microsoft Dynamics 365 (CRM), Success Stories|

American Crane & Equipment Corporation, Douglassville, PA Solution: Microsoft Dynamics CRM American Crane & Equipment Corporation (ACECO) is a leading manufacturer of cranes, hoists, and other material handling equipment. The company also produces components and parts for standard, custom, and nuclear applications. With three plants having a [...]

Cargas Named Intacct Premier Partner

February 25th, 2015|Intacct, News|

Cargas Systems is proud to announce that Intacct, a leader in cloud financial management software, has recognized Cargas as an Intacct Premier Partner. Based in Lancaster, PA, Cargas specializes in SMB software and consulting solutions for a broad range of industries. The Intacct Premier Partner program was built to recognize the top performing partners that [...]

Dressing Up Lulu’s Outdated Accounting System

February 6th, 2015|Intacct, Success Stories|

Lulu's Chico, California Founded in 1996 as a mother-daughter dream, Lulu*s started as a single brick and mortar store in Chico, California. Their vision: to meet the needs of customers looking for high quality, fashionably hip—yet affordable—clothes and accessories. Since the company began selling its inventory online in 2006 (eventually closing its physical storefront), it [...]

Making A BANG With Keystone Novelties And CRM!

February 6th, 2015|Microsoft Dynamics 365 (CRM), Success Stories|

Keystone Novelties, Lancaster, PA Solution: Microsoft Dynamics CRM In 2012, Jack May (Managing Director) and his partner acquired Keystone Novelties, LLC, a leading Pennsylvania seller of fireworks. Formerly a division of Keystone Fireworks (a business that operates fireworks superstores throughout PA), Keystone Novelties sells its fireworks from tents in nine [...]

Microsoft Dynamics GP 2015 New Software Features

January 30th, 2015|Microsoft Dynamics GP|

For small and midsized companies, the Dynamics GP 2015 release provides users with several improvements, including stronger core functionality, new solutions for mobile applications/Windows Apps and expanded set of workflows. The enhancements help streamline financial, purchasing, sales, payroll, and project expense related approvals. With the end of mainstream support on Microsoft GP 2010, users on GP [...]

Scrooge Called

January 23rd, 2015|Intacct|

He wants his general ledger back. Accountants rejoice, cloud accounting has finally arrived and guess what, the trusty old general ledger is evolving. Most businesses computerized their general ledger many years ago, but those early accounting packages were not much more than a basic automation of Scrooge’s manual ledger. Sure you didn’t have to do [...]

Five Questions To Determine Whether Your Business Software Should Be In The Cloud

January 13th, 2015|Intacct, Microsoft Dynamics 365 (CRM)|

1. Is your software publisher taking too long to release new versions of your business software? There’s a difference in economics between purchased software and software as a service. With software in the cloud, the publisher needs to earn your business every day because you can always decide not to renew your subscription. So cloud [...]