Calculate and post depreciations in Dynamics 365 Business Central

Functional Consultant
Business User
Dynamics 365
Business Central

Do you want to know how to calculate and post periodic depreciation in Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central? This module explains how to use the Calculate Depreciations batch job and how to view the total depreciation for a fixed asset.

Learning objectives

In this module, you will:

  • Calculate asset depreciations in Business Central.
  • Set the number of depreciation days.
  • Check the total depreciation for a fixed asset.
  • Print reports with fixed assets depreciations.


Basic understanding of how to navigate in the Dynamics 365 Business Central application and general ledger accounting