Configure site structure (form) [AX 2012]

Updated: October 19, 2012

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

Use this form to do the following:

  • Assign warehouses and work center groups to the sites where they are located

  • Specify the default warehouse you want to use when no warehouse is associated with a transaction

  • Designate a fallback warehouse

If a default warehouse is stored in the database for this company, the Default warehouse field may be populated with the stored value, but you can override it.

NoteNote

When you designate a default warehouse, this must be a new warehouse. The warehouse name must not exist and must never have existed in the system.

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

Tab

Description

Sites

Enter sites to assign to warehouses for each company.

Warehouses

Assign warehouses in all companies to the site at which they are located.

Work center groups

Assign sites to work center groups.

Defaults

Select the site, warehouse, and fallback warehouse that, during the upgrade process, are assigned to transactions for which no warehouse, and therefore no site, can be deduced.

Button

Description

Set ready for upgrade

Complete the site structure configuration and proceed to the next item on the preprocessing checklist.

Fields

Description

Partition key

Select a data partition for preprocessing.

 
NoteNote

This control is available only if you are upgrading to Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 R2 or AX 2012 R3.

Filter by company:

Select the company account for which you want to define a site structure.

Site

Enter a unique identifier for the site.

Name

Enter a name for the site.

Warehouse

This field shows the unique identifier assigned to the warehouse.

Type

This field shows the warehouse type.

Site

Select the site at which the warehouse is located.

Site

Select the site at which the work center is located.

Default site

Enter a unique identifier for the site that you want to assign to transactions for which no site or warehouse is assigned and cannot otherwise be deduced. This ID must not exist, and must never have existed in the system.

Default site name

This field shows the name of the default site.

Default warehouse

Enter a unique identifier for the warehouse that you want to assign to transactions for which no site or warehouse is assigned and cannot otherwise be deduced. This ID must not exist, and must never have existed in the system.

Default warehouse name

This field shows the name of the default warehouse.

Fallback warehouse

Select the warehouse that you want to use automatically when a warehouse is not provided for an order line by the user or as the default warehouse designated for the customer, vendor, or item.


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