Variable language texts (form) [AX 2012]

Updated: March 21, 2011

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

Click Product information management > Setup > Product builder > Modeling variables. Click Translations.


Click Product information management > Setup > Product builder > Groups > Variable group. Click Translations.

Use this form to set up language texts for modeling variables, variable outcomes, variable groups, and message nodes. Language texts in different languages can be created for groups, variables, and messages. For the modeling variables, it is also possible to create help texts that will be shown at the bottom of the screen.


This information applies only to Product builder.

The language texts are shown in the Product Builder configuration form when a product model is being used for item configuration.

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




Select the language that the prompt and help texts are to be created in.


Type a field prompt text in the selected language.

Help text

Type the language-specific help text for modeling variables.

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