Use this form to designate sections of the warehouse used for
inventory with similar characteristics. These are named store
You can automatically attach locations to a warehouse by
Functionsbutton in the
form and selecting the
The following tables provide descriptions for the controls in
View, edit, or create store areas.
Displays information about the store area selected on the
Manage inventory locations in a warehouse.
Displays information about picking routes.
This button is only active if the store area is a picking area
Unique identification of the store area.
Longer description of the store area.
Indicates which type of store area is involved.
There are two types of store areas and every location is one or
Input area– Used to
refer to the storage location of items when they are received in
inventory. Store areas are grouped into store zones. An example of
an input area system: ABC classification.
Picking area- Used to
determine picking routes. The picking lines that make up a picking
route are composed of items that are stored in locations within the
same picking area.
Automatically activate a refill pallet transport from the bulk
location to the picking location if items are missing on the
picking location when:
A picking route is activated.
A picking route is started.
A refill pallet transport is completed.
The quantity at the picking location is less than
minimumspecified on the
For more information about refill pallet transports, see
About pallet transports.
Mode of handling
This option is available for store areas of type
The mode of handling refers to the two ways of picking: using a
handheld device and registering picked items continuously, or else
printing the picking list on paper and updating Microsoft Dynamics
AX after completion of picking.
The setting here is used as default on the