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BIDepartments - Sage 50 Accounts Departments list

Posted by Hugh Johnson on 19-Apr-2018 16:23:34
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Sage 50 Accounts OData feed for Power BI

This article describes the BIDepartments table that forms part of the Suntico Sage 50 Accounts OData feed for tools like Microsoft Power BI.    The table provides a list of all of your Sage 50 Departments.

It is related to the BITransSplits so that if you can produce Departmental Profit & Loss reports if this is how you are using Sage 50 Departments.  You can also use this table to produce a list of Departments used in your Sage 50 system. 

BIDepartments table


Column Type Description
DeptID Whole Number Internal ID
DeptRef Text Dept Ref link to BITransSplits
Name Text Department name

BIDepartments relationships

The BIDepartments table in the OData feed is by default related to the BITransSplits table as shown below.  I have assumed that if you are using Sage 50 Departments to the fullest extent intended, then this is where you would want the relationship.  If you need to you can edit this in Power BI Desktop.  


BIDepartments relationships in Sage 50 Accounts


In the Suntico BI OData feed for Sage 50 Accounts, Department information is contained in the following tables:

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Topics: OData, Sage 50 Accounts

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