Which values are allowed (form) [AX 2012]

Updated: May 24, 2011

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

Click General ledger > Setup > Chart of accounts > Configure account structures. Click an account structure tab. On the Action Pane, click Edit. Click the filter button for a main account or financial dimension node.

Use this form to create constraints for financial dimensions in an account structure. Constraints are the rules that define the valid combinations of accounts for an account structure.

One of your legal entity’s account structures includes a main account and a Department financial dimension. Department values 12000 through 14000 also include a Cost center financial dimension. You add the following constraint to the Department financial dimension:

Where Department is between and includes 12000 through 14000

Only department codes that are between 12000 and 14000, which includes 12000 and 14000, will be valid department values for the Cost center financial dimension.

One of your legal entity’s account structures includes a main account, a Business unit financial dimension, and a Customer financial dimension. Business unit values 1600 through 1699 include Customer financial dimension value 500. You add the following constraint to the Business unit financial dimension:

Where Business unit begins with 16

You add the following constraint to the Customer financial dimension:

Where Customer is 500

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

Button

Description

Add filter

Create a constraint expression that you can modify.

Field

Description

All values are allowed

Select this option to allow all values for the selected main account or financial dimension.

Specify which values are allowed

Select this option to specify which values are allowed for the financial dimension or main account. You can use criteria to filter the information that is displayed.

Allow blanks

Select this check box to allow blank values for the selected financial dimension.

This check box is not available for a main account.


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