Problem types (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 management > Problem types.

Use this form to set up, edit, and view the types of problems or defects that can cause a nonconformance. A problem type can apply to a single type of nonconformance or to multiple types of nonconformance, as defined in the Non conformance types form.

From time to time, you receive purchased items that are damaged, and manufactured items may also be damaged during the production process. You add the problem type of Damaged, and then associate this problem type with the vendor and production nonconformance types.

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



Non conformance types

Open the Non conformance types form to enter or view the nonconformance types that apply to the problem type.



Problem type

Enter or view the type of problem that can cause a nonconformance.


Enter or view the description for a problem type.

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