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Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 R3 Reporting Cookbook by Deepak Agarwal, Chhavi Aggarwal, Kamalakannan Elangovan

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Creating a menu item for a report

The final step of developing a report in AX 2012 R3 is creating a menu item inside AX to make it available for users to open from the UI end.

This recipe will tell you how to create a new menu item for a report and set the major properties for it. Also, it will teach you to add this menu item to a module to make it available for business users to access this report.

How to do it...

You can create the new menu item under the Menu Item node in AOT. In this recipe, the output menu item is created and linked with the menu item with SSRS report.

  1. Go to AOT | Menu Items | Output, right-click and select New Menu Item. Name it PKTVendorMasterDetails and set the properties as highlighted in the following screenshot:
  2. Open the ...

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