Explode a sales order line [AX 2012]

Updated: July 21, 2011

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

To explode a sales order line, follow this procedure:

  1. Click Master planning > Setup > Master planning parameters. Sales explosions are carried out in the Current dynamic master plan. Be sure that a different master plan is specified in the Current static master plan and the Current dynamic master plan fields.

  2. Click Sales and marketing > Common > Sales orders > All sales orders.

  3. Double-click or select a sales order.

  4. Select the sales order line to explode. Click Product and supply > Requirements > Explosion to open the Explosion form.

  5. Click Update to explode the sales order line. In the updated Explosion form, you can view order fulfillment information that includes the possible delivery date.

  6. You can perform various functions from the Explosion form:

    • View and firm the planned orders that are generated by the explosion.

    • Click Transfer futures date to transfer the futures date that is generated by the explosion to the sales order line.

    • View a graphical representation of how the order line will be fulfilled in the Gantt chart.

    • View any action messages for suggestions about adjusting the current supply plan to fulfill the sales order.

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