Chapter 8. Tools & Assistants

Table of Contents

8.1. Find
8.1.1. Find Transaction
8.1.2. Find Customer, Invoice, Job, Vendor, Bill, Employee, Expense Voucher
8.2. Since Last Run Assistant
8.3. Mortgage & Loan Repayment Assistant
8.4. Recording a Stock Split
8.4.1. Stock Split Assistant
8.5. HBCI (Online Banking) Setup Assistant
8.6. Price Editor
8.6.1. Adding a stock price manually
8.6.2. Configuring for use of the Get Quotes button
8.7. Security Editor
8.7.1. Adding or Editing a Commodity
8.7.2. Configuring Securities/Currencies for On-Line Retrieval of Prices
8.8. Loan Repayment Calculator
8.9. Close Book
8.9.1. Dialog Box Details
8.9.2. How It Works
8.9.3. What It Doesn’t Do
8.9.4. Necessity
8.9.5. Conclusion
8.10. Lots in Account
8.10.1. Lots for Security Capital Gains
8.10.2. Lots for Business Features

There are many specialized Tools used in GnuCash. These tools enable access to the enhanced functionality in GnuCash. These tools are accessed via the Tools option from any window that displays a Tools menu. Several of these tools may not be displayed depending on if your software was not configured to support Online banking, or the tools appropriate for the current window.