Test variables (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 > Setup > Quality control > Test variables.

Use this form to define and view the variables that are associated with a qualitative test, where each variable will have enumerated outcomes that represent the possible options.

You can define variables and their outcomes for qualitative tests. Tests are defined on the Tests form with a test of the type Option. Use the Test groups form to assign a test variable to an individual test.

A manufacturing company that produces cookies uses an inspection test of several variables of the finished product. One variable is taste, with the possible outcomes of good and bad. A second variable is color, with the outcomes of too dark, too light, and correct.

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




Define or view the enumerated outcomes for a selected test variable.




Define or view the identifier of the test variable.


Define or view the description of the test variable.

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