Dynamics ax updating number sequence
When you set up a number sequence, you must specify a scope, which defines which organization uses the number sequence.
The scope can be Shared, Company, Legal entity, or Operating unit.
Number sequences are used to generate readable, unique identifiers for master data records and transaction records that require identifiers.
A master data record or transaction record that requires an identifier is referred to as a .
Example of formatted number: SO-0029 Even though a scope segment is not included in the format, numbering restarts for each company ID.
Consider the following information about how the configuration of number sequences can affect system performance before you set up number sequences.For example, sales order number SO-0029 is used in each company.You can also change the whole number sequence format for other company IDs.By including a scope segment in the number sequence format, you can identify the scope of a particular record by looking at its number.In addition to segments that correspond to scopes, number sequence formats can contain Constant and Alphanumeric segments.