Set up Fixed assets parameters [AX 2012]

Updated: October 4, 2013

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

To set up Fixed assets, you must specify parameters in the Fixed assets parameters form.

For information about these fields, see Fixed assets parameters (form).

  1. Click Fixed assets > Setup > Fixed assets parameters.

  2. In the Fixed assets area, enter values in the following required fields:

    • On the General FastTab, Minimum depreciation amount and Allow multiple acquisitions

    • On the Accounting rules FastTab, Posting profile and Default value model

    You can also enter information in the other fields. The fields that are displayed depend on the legal entity’s primary address.

  3. Select the Autonumber fixed assets check box on the Barcode FastTab, if your legal entity has set up number sequences for this purpose.

  4. In the Number sequences area, select the number sequence code for fixed asset numbering, if your legal entity has set up number sequences for this purpose.

  5. Click General ledger > Setup > General ledger parameters. In the Inventory dimensions area, select which inventory dimensions to display on the lines in the Inventory to fixed assets journal.

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