Enforce Expiry Entry

Designed for Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central

Included with Warehouse Insight for no additional charge

Installation: Enforce Expiry Entry is a free extension that is included with the Warehouse Insight app. To access the extension, install Warehouse Insight and then visit the Add-On Catalog from within Business Central.

Ensure Compliance with Mandatory Expiry Date Entry when working with Inventory in Business Central

The Enforce Expiry Entry extension integrates with the Warehouse Insight application to enforce the entry of expiration dates during warehouse operations, particularly during the goods receipt process. It is activated when the “Require Expiration Date Entry” setting is enabled for an item’s tracking configuration in Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central.


  • Regulatory Compliance:¬†Ensures all inventory transactions comply with legal and safety requirements for expiry management, mitigating legal risks.
  • Inventory Accuracy: Require expiry dates to maintain accurate and reliable data on inventory, preventing the oversight of expired goods.
  • Operational Efficiency: Automates the enforcement of expiry date entries, streamlining the receiving and stocking processes.
  • Risk Reduction: Minimizes the risk of selling or using expired products, enhancing consumer safety and trust.


  • Mandatory Expiry Date Entry: Integrates a compulsory field for expiry dates during item receipt, ensuring every item is processed with this critical information.
  • Custom Event Trigger: This trigger utilizes a custom override event, updatelinedata_ovr, to enforce expiry date entry before transaction completion, enhancing data integrity.
  • Application Override Integration: Seamlessly integrates with existing Warehouse Insight workflows, requiring minimal system changes and no disruption to user experience.
  • Adaptive User Interface:¬†Automatically adjust input fields to accommodate mandatory data entry, maintaining usability and compliance without additional training.

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