Forecast - vendor (form) [AX 2012]

Updated: February 4, 2014

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

Click Inventory management > Periodic > Forecast > Entry > Vendors.

Use this form to view a list of vendor accounts and see whether there is a current supply forecast for a particular vendor. A current forecast is indicated if the Forecasting check box is selected.

You can also click the Entry button to access the Supply forecast form to create new forecast lines or update current lines.

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




Open the Supply forecast form to create a forecast or view or update a current forecast.



Vendor account

The identification of the vendor.


The name of the vendor.

Search name

The search name of the vendor.


The vendor group to which the vendor belongs.


When the check box is selected, there is a current supply forecast for the vendor.

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