XBRL : eXtensible Business Reporting Language (XBRL) (Global Financial Reporting initiative)
Reporting: Financial statements, information, non-financials information and regulatory filings.
Use the XBRL feature in Microsoft Dynamics AX 2009 to:
- Import taxonomies
- Convert taxonomies into row definitions
- Map the Chart of Accounts
- Generate the XBRL financial statement
Path: General Ledger > Setup > Posting > XBRL Taxonomy
Path: General Ledger > Reports > Transactions > Periodic > Select out put type = XBRL
This enables tab ‘XBRL’
XBRL specific versions available are 2.0 & 2.1. (Select the version required, latest version is 2.1 and find the following URL to understand XBRL specifications)
SEC requirements: http://xbrl.sec.gov/
Specify the file name & location to store
This creates an xml type file for the data.