Create products by using a template [AX 2012]
Updated: April 4, 2013
Applies To: Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 R3, Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 R2, Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 Feature Pack, Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012
You can use a template to create a series of similar released products.
You create a template by specifying an existing released product as a template. A template can be created as a personal template that is only available to you or as a shared template that is available to all users.
Click Product information management > Common > Released products.
Select the product to use as a template, and then, on the Action Pane, in the Maintain group, click Edit.
On the Action Pane, in the New group, click Template, and then select Create personal template or Create shared template.
In the Name field, enter a name for the template, and optionally provide a description in the Description field.
You can apply a template to an existing released product, or you can apply a template when you create a new released product.
If you apply a template to an existing released product, the following parameters must be identical for the template and for the product where the template is applied:
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