Set up general ledger configuration options in Dynamics 365 Business Central

Business User
Functional Consultant
Dynamics 365
Business Central

The General Ledger Setup page is where you specify a default setting for the general ledger and other application areas. General ledger setup must be completed for each company that is set up in Business Central.

Learning objectives

In this module, you will:

  • Set up general features such as date range and currency settings.
  • Create global and shortcut dimensions.
  • Set up background posting and reporting.
  • Establish rounding and tolerance in the application.


Knowledge of how to navigate in the Business Central application.