Project III configuration key (Project3)


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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 Project III configuration key controls access to forms and functions that are used to complete the following tasks in Project management and accounting:

  • Request an advance payment from a customer.

  • Create and maintain amounts retained by customers.

  • Create and maintain amounts withheld from payments to a vendor until you are paid by a customer.

  • Set up indirect costs for a project.

  • Set up billing rules to calculate and schedule customer invoices for projects.

  • Integrate and synchronize project quotations and project information between Microsoft Dynamics AX and Microsoft Dynamics CRM.

    This task is available only if you have installed Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 R3 or cumulative update 6 or later for AX 2012 R2.

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

Project III

Parent key


Child keys

Billing rules configuration key (PSAContractLine)

Customer retention configuration key (PSAARRetainage)

Indirect cost configuration key (PSAIndirectCost)

Pay when paid configuration key (PSAPwp)

Resource scheduling configuration key (PSAABS)

Standard configuration key (PSAStandard)

Vendor retention configuration key (PSAAPRetainage)


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.

See also

Project management and accounting