Product information management parameters (form) [AX 2012]

Updated: March 3, 2014

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

Click Product information management > Setup > Product information management parameters.

Use this form to set up parameters for Product information management.

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



Constraint-Based product configuration models

Set up parameters for the constraint-based product configuration models.

Number sequences

Select the number sequences that are relevant for your tasks.



Item lookup method

Set up an item lookup method:

  • Default – Display Product configuration models on a list together with other items that are available when you select an item on a sales order line.

  • Configurable – Display Product configuration models on a separate tab when you select an item on a sales order line.

Configuration documentation type

Select a code for identification of document types such as correction reports or nonconformance tags.

Default configuration ID

The initial name of the configuration for product variants that, as a standard, are released together with constraint-based product masters.

Default currency

The default currency for a price configuration model. You must specify a default currency, if you want to set up a price model for a product configuration model.

Use cache for configuration

Use a cache to reduce the amount of time it takes to launch the Product configuration models form.


From a sales order line you can attach a sales price break down that is created for a product configuration model. Select this check box to choose a format for the sales price break down. For more information, see Maintain sales prices for product configuration models.

Document type

The format of the sales price break down.

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