save file suffix

Derek Atkins warlord at MIT.EDU
Mon May 17 17:31:58 EDT 2004

No, you can save your data file with any name you wish.  GnuCash
doesn't care.  The only well-known suffixes that gnucash cares about
        .xac -- backup files 
        .log -- log files


Kevin HaleBoyes <khaleboyes at> writes:

> I'm very, very new to GnuCash.  All I've done so far is use
> the druid to create my list of accounts.  I haven't added
> transactions or really gone beyond these simple beginnings.
> After I used the druid I wanted to save my results and was
> prompted to enter a filename.  There was no automatic suffix
> generated and I didn't know what suffix to give the file.
> Is the file saved in a standard format with a "well-known"
> suffix?  What suffix should I use?
> Thanks for your help.
> Kevin.
> _______________________________________________
> gnucash-user mailing list
> gnucash-user at

       Derek Atkins, SB '93 MIT EE, SM '95 MIT Media Laboratory
       Member, MIT Student Information Processing Board  (SIPB)
       URL:    PP-ASEL-IA     N1NWH
       warlord at MIT.EDU                        PGP key available

More information about the gnucash-user mailing list