Create Production Orders from Sales Orders

You can create production orders for produced items directly from sales orders.

To create a production order from a sales order

  1. Choose the Lightbulb that opens the Tell Me feature icon, enter Sales Orders, and then choose the related link.
  2. Select the sales order you want to create a production order for.
  3. Choose the Planning action. On the Sales Order Planning page, you can view the availability of the sales order item.
  4. Choose the Create Prod. Order action.
  5. Select the status and order type.
  6. Choose the Yes button to create the production order.

You can also choose to make a project production order. For more information, see Plan Project Orders.

See Also

Setting Up Manufacturing
Manufacturing
Inventory
Purchasing
Design Details: Supply Planning
Setup Best Practices: Supply Planning
Working with Business Central