(PM) Journal lines, Inventory count (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 > Journals > Item counting > Counting. On the Inventory journal form, select a journal and then click Lines.

Use this form to make an inventory count. When you post this type of journal, an inventory receipt or issue is posted, the inventory level and value are changed, and ledger transactions are generated. At a minimum, you must specify the following:

  • Transaction date

  • Item number

  • Quantity counted that includes catch weight quantity counts

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

The information is specific to Process manufacturing production and logistics.

For more information about the features and controls in this form, see:

 (PM) Arrival overview (form)




Click Functions and select Reset batch disposition code. The Reset batch disposition code form is displayed to view or change the disposition code and status for the item.



CW on-hand

The quantity in catch weight units that is registered as the catch weight quantity in inventory. This number is compared to the catch weight quantity of the item counted.

CW counted

The quantity of the item counted in catch weight units. It is used only with the journal type Counting.

CW quantity

Enter the quantity in catch weight units that you want to adjust. Issues of catch weight inventory are designated with a minus sign.

CW unit

The catch weight unit of measure.

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