Change formula item (form) [AX 2012]

Updated: February 5, 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 > Formulas > Change formula item.

Use this form to change items in a selected formula or in all formulas, or to attach additional items to the existing items in the formula.

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




Limit or define the data to be queried or acted upon. If you do not limit the data, the program uses all relevant data.


You can view the key entries that you made in the Select query in display fields on the form.


Start the query or function.


Cancel the entries you made in the Select query, and leave the query or function.

Edit formula lines

Change the setup of the formula lines.



To item number

Select the item with which you want to replace the old formula item.

Update lines

Select one of the following actions to update the formula line:

  • Overwrite – to substitute an item in a formula

  • Append – to substitute an item in a formula from a certain date

Formula line applies to this date

Enter a date from which the old formula item is no longer valid.

Formula line applies as of this date

Enter a date from which the new formula item is valid.

Remove from configuration selection

Select the check box to remove the item configuration selection.

Item number

The identification for the formula line item.

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