Shipments configuration key (SalesShipments) [AX 2012]

Updated: September 12, 2011

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

The Shipments configuration key controls access to the registration of information about shipments. This includes packaging, weight, and size, and also the creation of bills of lading. If this configuration key is enabled, the Shipments tab in the Accounts receivable parameters form and the Distribution folder under Sales and marketing > Inquiries will be available. You can use this functionality to set up and register shipment information and create bills of lading.

You can enable or disable this key in the License configuration form.

The following forms are available when the configuration key is enabled.

The following table provides information about how this configuration key relates to other configuration keys and license codes.



License code

Trade and Logistics

Parent key


Child keys


For more information about how license codes and configuration keys work together, see About license codes and configuration keys.

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