Set up commodity pricing default parameters [AX 2012]

Updated: February 4, 2014

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

Use this procedure to set up the default parameters for commodity pricing.

  1. Click Inventory management > Setup > Inventory and warehouse management parameters.

  2. On the Commodity pricing FastTab, select or enter default criteria in the following fields:

    • Cost basis type ─ select the cost basis to use as the default for new pricing calculations.

    • Pricing template ─ select the pricing template to use as the default when you generate a pricing and margin update.

    • Keep BOM/Formula calculations─ select the check box to store results from a commodity pricing and margin update calculation. The results are retained until the update calculation is deleted.

    • Price/discount agreement─ select the trade agreement journal to update with the new sales price for the commodity.

    • Base reference depth─ enter the maximum number of base item references allowed.

    • Dimension set ─ enter the financial dimensions to use as the default account, department, cost center, and purpose for commodity pricing.

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