Post#43: AX Opens Blocking Tab When Creating New Journal Issue

Issue: User tries to create new accounts payable invoice journal (though this happens for all types of ledger journals) in AX 2012 R3 but when they click on the "New" button the system moves the focus to the "Blocking" tab. This is strange as the focus needs to remain on the Overview tab. Expected Correct … Continue reading Post#43: AX Opens Blocking Tab When Creating New Journal Issue

Post#42: Management Reporter user.config Corrupt Error

I recently had a user complain that he was not able to open management report from the AX menu-point in GL>Reports>Management Reporter. This was strange since the user was able to access this earlier and everyone else could still access the same. The error displayed on the screen is shown below: Error states "Your application settings … Continue reading Post#42: Management Reporter user.config Corrupt Error

Post#41: Understanding Fixed Asset Value model Status

In AX 2012 R3 Value models track the financial value of a fixed asset over time for various purposes, such as accounting depreciation, tax depreciation, revaluation, and disposal. Each value model represents an independent financial life cycle, and each fixed asset can have several value models assigned to it. Each value model attached to an … Continue reading Post#41: Understanding Fixed Asset Value model Status

Post#37: Setting up Accounts Payable PO Invoice Workflow

Accounts payable module has quite a few workflows that can be setup. I will be detailing one such workflow, which is the purchase order invoice workflow in this post. The objective is to add a layer of approval on the posting of a purchase order invoice. Setup: The setup involves creating a new Accounts Payable … Continue reading Post#37: Setting up Accounts Payable PO Invoice Workflow

Post#34: GL -Journal Types

What are the uses of the "Journal types" field in the Journal names setup in the General Ledger? The types are available in the "General Ledger>Setup>Journals>Journal Names" setup of the journals as shown below: There are a bunch of different types. Microsoft has a page detailing all of them here: https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/dynamicsax-2012/appuser-itpro/about-ledger-journal-types Based on my experience … Continue reading Post#34: GL -Journal Types