Translations (form) [AX 2012]

Updated: November 7, 2011

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

Click the Translations button when you configure a workflow or a workflow element.

Use this form to complete the following tasks:

  • Enter translated instructions for users who submit documents to the workflow system for processing.

  • Enter translated text for workflow notifications.

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



Insert placeholder

Insert a placeholder in the text. By inserting placeholders, you can personalize the text. When the text is displayed to users, each placeholder is replaced with the appropriate data. To insert a placeholder:

  1. Click in the text box to specify the location for the placeholder.

  2. Click Insert placeholder.

  3. From the list that is displayed, select the placeholder to insert.

  4. Click Insert.

Add (“+” icon)

Select the language in which you will enter text.

Delete (“X” icon)

Remove the selected language from the Translate to: field.



Source language

The language in which the original text was entered.

Source text

The original text that was entered.

Translate to:

Select the language in which you will enter text.

Translated text

Enter text in the language that you selected in Translate to: field.

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