Balances report (LedgerJournalAccountMovement) [AX 2012]

Updated: April 29, 2011

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

The Balances report displays the periodic journal account balances. These include the opening, credit, debit, and closing balances.

When you generate this report, the following default parameters are displayed. You can use these parameters to filter the data that will be displayed on the report. For more information, see Filter the data on a report.



Main accounts only

Select this check box to print only main accounts on the report.

Journal batch number

The journal batch number that is determined by your selection when you create a query.

The following topics explain how to print a report and how to filter and sort the data on a report.

The following table explains where to find the report in the Application Object Tree (AOT) and how to navigate to the report in the Microsoft Dynamics AX client.



Name of report in the AOT


Location of report in the AOT

SSRS Reports\Reports\LedgerJournalAccountMovement

Menu item of the report


Navigation to the report

Click General ledger > Periodic > Journals > Periodic journals. Click Print > Balances.

The data on this report comes from the following sources:

  • LedgerJournalTable table

  • LedgerJournalAccountMovementTmp table


To determine where the data in the temp table comes from, view the cross-references for the LedgerJournalAccountMovementDP.processReport class.

If you are a developer, you can learn more about where the data on a report comes from by using the following procedure.

  1. Open the AOT.

  2. Locate the report in the SSRS Reports\Reports node.

  3. Right-click the report and click Add-Ins > Cross-reference > Using (instant view).

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