(PM) Production orders (form)

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

Click Production control > Common > Production orders > All production orders. Select a production order, and then click Edit on the Action Pane.

Use this form to view, change, or create new production orders. Production orders are requests to start manufacturing an item. All information associated with the item to be produced is contained in the production order. This includes information from the bill of material (BOM), operations resources, routes, and operations.

Production orders are generated by the system when you specify a quantity in the Item form. You can also generate a production order directly from the Master planning module or from a Sales order line.

Task that uses this form

Create production orders manually

The following links and tables provide descriptions for the controls in this form.


The information is specific to Process manufacturing production and logistics.

For more information about the features and controls in this form, see:

 Production orders (form).




Order details

Open a menu that contains the following items:

  • Formula ─ Open the Formula line form, where you can adjust the production batch formula quantities based on the potency of an active ingredient item.

  • Cost ─ Update the cost for the item being produced. Changes can be made to the specified fields as required.




Co-product variations

Select this check box if you want to make co-product or by-product variations.

Total cost allocation

Select this check box to assign a formula version to a specified cost allocation method.

See also

About creating production orders

Create production orders manually

Start production orders

Delete production orders

About reporting production orders as finished

About releasing production orders

Release production orders

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