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Barcode initialization

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Rather frequently these days (since the coming of WHS) I find myself in a situation where I require all items in a company to have at least some provisional barcode. Also bear in mind that as long as you do not use your barcodes outside your own warehouse(s), there is no requirement to have an…

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Factoring in Dynamics AX (part 1)

Factoring

Factoring is an increasingly popular financial tool. It consists of selling open receivables to a financial institution (factor) . Even my dentist uses factoring. Factoring is a wonderful solution for medical professionals who deal with long cash cycles. In this article I want to talk a about how you can implement factoring in Dynamics AX.…

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Digging up the dirt. Inside the InventTrans (Part 3)

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Continued from part 2 In parts 1 and 2 of this series on the InventTrans, I explained how a purchase order line mutates in the InventTrans table during the various stages of its life. The following table summarizes the changes in the inventTrans at various stages of the purchase order line. field create orderline post…

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Digging up the dirt. Inside the InventTrans (Part 2)

purchase order

In this part of the series on the inventTrans, we will take a look at one of the processes that uses this table. The previous part can be found here. Purchase order The steps of the purchase order process: Create order Confirm order Post arrival journal Post receipt Post invoice To keep things simple, imagine we…

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