Vendor catalog import configuration key (VendCatalogImport) [AX 2012]

Updated: September 6, 2011

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

The Vendor catalog import configuration key controls access to the catalog import features. This key gives vendors access to the catalog import features in the Vendor portal in Enterprise Portal for Microsoft Dynamics AX. It also gives purchasing agents access to the uploaded vendor catalog updates.

You can enable or disable this key in the License configuration form.

The following forms are available when the configuration key is enabled.

Microsoft Dynamics AX client


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Vendor catalog import parameters

Vendor catalog import parameters (form)

Update catalog

Update catalog (form)

Catalog approval page

Catalog approval page (form)

Release approved products

Release products to legal entity (form)

Event log

Event log (form)

Enterprise Portal for Microsoft Dynamics AX


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New catalog

Key tasks: Create and maintain your product catalog

The following table provides information about how this configuration key relates to other configuration keys and license codes.



License code

Procurement II

Parent key

Procurement II

Child keys


For more information about how license codes and configuration keys work together, see About license codes and configuration keys.

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