Project validation category assignments (form)

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

Click Project management and accounting > Common > Projects > All projects. Select or open a project. On the Action Pane, on the Plan tab, in the Validation group, click Assign categories.

Use this form to define validation connections for the selected project. The connections that you set up in this form make the project available for selected categories. They also enable you to include the project in category or project groups. You can enable or disable the validation setup for the whole system through the validation parameter setup in the Project management and accounting parameters form. The validation setup is applied when you register entries in journals.

Tasks that use this form

Define validation connections

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




Validation list

An overview of project/category validation groups.

Group assignments

Maintain the list of which validation groups are assigned to the selected validation list.

Category assignments

Maintain the list of which categories are assigned to the selected validation list.




Project/category group

The project/category group identifier.


The category identifier.

Category name

The name of the category.

Transaction type

The type of transaction that is associated with the selected category assignment.


The name of the project/category validation group.

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