Deprecated: Employees that have a type of Work Center [AX 2012]

Updated: October 24, 2013

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

In Microsoft Dynamics AX 2009, employees can be one of three types: Employee, Contractor, or Work Center.



Reason for deprecation

Architectural changes affected the employee type functionality.

Replaced by another feature

No. The feature is no longer available, and there is no replacement feature. In Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012, only workers of the Employee and Contractor types exist.

For more information, see Key tasks: Workers.

Modules affected

Human resources

Supply chain management

Changes to installation

This change does not affect application installation.

Changes to upgrade

Employees of the Work Center type are not upgraded to AX 2012. Preprocessing upgrade scripts capture information, and you can take action on these records before you complete the upgrade.

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