Address purpose (form)

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

Click Organization administration > Setup > Global address book > Address and contact information purpose.

Use this form to create new purposes for addresses that your organization can to assign to address records. You can also update default information for addresses and contact information that already exist.

Tasks that use this form

Create location roles for addresses

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





Open the Translation form, where you can view translations of address and contact information purposes. For more information about how to view translated data, see Working with translated address information.





View or enter the purpose of the address. For example delivery or payment.


View or enter a description of the address purpose. For example, all deliveries.

Postal address

Select this check box if this address purpose is used for a postal address.

Contact information

Select this check box if this address purpose is used for a contact information type.

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