Set up estimation (form) [AX 2012]

Updated: April 4, 2011

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

Click Production control > Periodic > Production orders > Estimation. Click the Default values button.

Use this form to define default values that are used to calculate costs during the estimation of production orders. These default values will be used each time you estimate costs, so you should define the parameters that you use most often.

The following tables provide descriptions for the controls in this form.



Insert all

Apply the default values that are set to the appropriate fields in the Estimation form before you estimate costs.

User default

Set the values in this form as the default values for all users.




Select the type of profit setting that is used to determine sales prices.


Select the check box to also estimate the sub production orders that are referenced by the main productions.

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