How to Open Details Form in Default Edit / View Mode in Ax 1


When you open a record from list page, the default behaviour of record is to open in view mode. In cases where you do a lot of editing, you would like to cut down your no. of clicks. To open a record in default edit mode may save you one click. Ax comes with the a parameter from where you can control the behaviour of record to open in Details page.

Navigate to File Menu -> Tools -> Options -> General -> Interface Options -> Default View/Edit Mode

This parameter comes with the following 3 options;

Auto – If selected, in default details page is opened with non edit mode

View – If selected, in default details page is opened with non edit mode

Edit – If selected, in default details page is opened with edit mode

Default Edit


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