About item costs [AX 2012]

Updated: March 22, 2011

Applies To: Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 R3, Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 R2, Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 Feature Pack, Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012

This topic provides an overview of how to configure Microsoft Dynamics AX to post project costs for items to profit and loss accounts. This configuration is set up in the Project groups form.

Profit and loss

License code

Configuration code

Project II

Work in Process

Transaction type

Project type

Statement type


Time and material

Profit and loss




  • For time and material project groups, select Balance in the Post costs - item field.

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