The payment amount must be greater than zero

Derek Atkins warlord at MIT.EDU
Sun Aug 19 17:27:09 EDT 2007

Create a new Vendor Bill; or unpost the previous vendor bill and put it 
there. At this point in time GnuCash does not support "Credit memos" (I 
guess this
would be a "Debit memo" from a vendor).


Quoting Graham Leggett <minfrin at>:

> Hi all,
> I have been trying to make a note of a refund paid back from a 
> vendor, and am trying to make a payment with a negative amount, but I 
> get the error message:
> "you must enter the amount of the payment. The payment amount must be 
> greater than zero"
> If you can't add a refund this way, is there an alternative way that 
> should be used to note a refund?
> I am using v2.2.0.
> Regards,
> Graham
> --

       Derek Atkins, SB '93 MIT EE, SM '95 MIT Media Laboratory
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