Post periodic journal entries in Dynamics 365 Business Central

Functional Consultant
Business User
Dynamics 365
Business Central

When you frequently need to enter the same journal postings, Dynamics 365 Business Central provides recurring journals so you can post journal lines on a recurring basis. Additionally, when you use recurring journals, you can post cost allocations by using allocation keys that are based on amounts or percentages.

Learning objectives

By the end of this module, you will be able to:

  • Understand how to use recurring journals.
  • Use recurring journals with fixed and variable amounts.
  • Record accruals by using recurring journals.


Basic understanding of how to navigate the Dynamics 365 Business Central application and the chart of accounts.