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Increase visibility into inventory across your supply chain 

To run an effective manufacturing and distribution operation, you need an accurate understanding of your inventory and where it’s located along the supply chain. What’s more, having clear visibility into your inventory has become critically important as organizations shift to omnichannel order fulfillment and distribution and therefore need to manage inventory located in multiple places...Read more

How to change the Storage dimension group on items with existing Inventory transactions 

I have seen numerous occurrences of customers needing to change the storage dimension group on an item with existing inventory transactions.  This unfortunately can be a time consuming process, but it is important to do this the correct way to avoid data corruption and potential ledger implications.  Rather than taking the non-supported route by performing...Read more

Using Post Inventory along with Calculate and Post Statement in AX 2012 Retail 

On multiple occasions I have had questions or seen confusion surrounding the usage of Post Inventory in conjunction with Calculate Statement and Post Statement for keeping inventory up-to-date and posting sales transaction.  Let’s first define the purpose of each process: Post Inventory When running the Post Inventory, this looks for all unposted transactions that have...Read more

Inventory adjustment does not inherit the financial dimension of source transaction. Therefore, since this dimension is mandatory on account structure an error is received. 

We recently managed a support request where the following issue occurred: Inventory adjustment does not inherit the financial dimension of source transaction. Therefore, since this dimension is mandatory on account structure an error is received. The reasons of the issue could be many and can be hypothesized and summarized as follows: Assumption A: i)  Item transactions posted...Read more