Carrier interface (form) [AX 2012]

Updated: February 13, 2014

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

This topic applies to features in the Inventory management module. It does not apply to features in the Transportation management module.

Click Inventory management > Setup > Shipping carrier > Carrier interface.

Use this form to activate the shipping carrier interfaces that you use in your business.

The following table provides descriptions for the controls in this form.



Carrier interface ID

Select an available shipping carrier interface:

  • Clippership

  • FedEx Ship Manager

  • UPS WorldShip


If selected, sales order information can be automatically transferred to the shipping carrier software, and freight and other charges can be automatically transferred to Microsoft Dynamics AX.

Test mode

If selected, information can be entered manually to simulate the results received from the shipping carrier software. Select this check box when you are setting up and testing the shipping carrier software integration, and then clear the check box when you are ready to use the integration.

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