Carrier ID (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 IDs.

Use this form to set up a carrier ID for each type of delivery method for the shipping carriers that you use. This is the identifier that is used internally by the shipping carrier software to identify a mode of delivery. The carrier IDs are assigned to Microsoft Dynamics AX modes of delivery for customers.

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



Carrier ID

Enter a carrier ID that identifies the type of service from the carrier, such as U11A.

Carrier service description

Enter a description of the carrier service, such as UPS Ground.

Carrier company

Select a carrier company name. To create a carrier company name, use the Carrier company form.

Carrier interface ID

Select a carrier interface ID that identifies the type of shipping carrier software that you use in your organization.

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