Posting restrictions by journal type report (LedgerJournalPostControlByJournalType)


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

Use this report to view posting restriction information for various journal types. This information includes the journal type, journal name, user ID, and user name. Posting restrictions determine whether specific users or user groups can post only journals that they create. For more information, see Set up posting restrictions.

This report displays only journal names for which posting restrictions are defined.

The information on this report is sorted first by journal type and then by journal name. You can also print a Posting restrictions by user report, on which information is sorted first by user and then by journal type.

How to filter the data on this report

When you generate this report, the following default parameters are displayed. You can use these parameters to filter the data that will be displayed on the report. For more information, see Filter the data on a report.



Users to include

Select the type of user information to include on the report.

If you select All users, information for all users who have permissions to the journal type for the selected journal names is included on the report, regardless of whether posting restrictions are specified for the users.

How to work with reports

The following topics explain how to print a report and how to filter and sort the data on a report.

Details of this report

The following table explains where to find the report in the Application Object Tree (AOT) and how to navigate to the report in the Microsoft Dynamics AX client.



Name of report in the AOT


Location of report in the AOT

SSRS Reports\Reports\LedgerJournalPostControlByJournalType

Menu item of the report


Navigation to the report

Click General ledger > Reports > Base data > Various > Posting restrictions by journal type.

Where the data in this report comes from

The data on this report comes from the following sources:

  • LedgerJournalPostControlTmp table


To determine where the data in the temp tables comes from, view the cross-references for the LedgerJournalPostControlDP.processReport class.

If you are a developer, you can learn more about where the data on a report comes from by using the following procedure.

  1. Open the AOT.

  2. Locate the report in the SSRS Reports\Reports node.

  3. Right-click the report and click Add-Ins > Cross-reference > Using (instant view).

See also

Posting restrictions by user report (LedgerJournalPostControlByUser)