Process distribution configuration key (PDS)


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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

The Process Distribution configuration key serves to aggregate a subcollection of configuration keys that control access to forms and functions that are used in process manufacturing logistics.

You cannot enable or disable this key in the License configuration form.

Additional information about this configuration key

The following table provides information about how this configuration key relates to other configuration keys and license codes.



License code

Process Manufacturing Logistics

Parent key


Child keys

Approved vendor list configuration key (PdsAVL)

Batch attribute configuration key (PdsBatchAttrib)

Catch weight configuration key (PdsCatchWeight)

Commodity pricing configuration key (PdsCommodity)

Keep update objects 3.0 configuration key (PdsDeletedObjects30)

Product compliance configuration key (PdsMRC)

Rebates configuration key (PdsRebate)

Same batch lot reservation configuration key (PdsSameLot)

Shelf life as of date configuration key (PdsShelf)

Vendor batch configuration key (PdsVendBatch)


The configuration keys listed here may have additional child configuration keys. Click the link for more information about a configuration key.

For more information about how license codes and configuration keys work together, see About license codes and configuration keys.