(BRA) Journal names (form) [AX 2012]

Updated: September 13, 2012

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

Click Production control > Setup > Absorption costs > Journal names.

Use this form to create the cost absorption journal names for indirect costs.

The following table provides descriptions for the controls in this form.




Enter the journal name.

Journal type

The default journal type that is used for absorption costs. The default journal type is Indirect costs.


Enter a brief description for the journal.

Voucher series

Select the number sequence code to use for the journal.

Selection by

Select one of the following options to indicate the method to use to assign a voucher number to a journal line:

  • Entry – A voucher number is assigned when you create a line.

  • Posting – A voucher number is assigned after you post the line.

Detail level

Select one of the following options to indicate the level of detail to include in the cost absorption journal:

  • Details – Generate a detailed cost absorption journal.

  • Summary – Generate a summarized cost absorption journal.

Delete lines after posting

Select this check box to delete the journal lines that are posted.

Private for user group

Select the user group for which the journal is private.

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