Cost accounting journal texts (form) [AX 2012]

Updated: March 15, 2011

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

Click Cost accounting > Setup > Journal texts.

Use this form to create transaction texts that you can select in journal lines.

For an example, see Journal descriptions - General ledger (form).

The following table provides descriptions for the controls in this form.




Create an identification that you can use as a hotkey together with the Search name field when entering the transaction texts in the journal lines.

Search name

Enter a short name that is easy to remember.


Enter the text that you want to display in the Description field in the current journal.

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