Generating reports for specific periods.

Andrew Sackville-West andrew at
Sat Aug 6 15:09:31 EDT 2005

Mike, I know this is an old email, but it only showed up on the list 
today. When you run your report, click on the "Options" button on the 
tool bar. It provides many things of use...

Mike Davies wrote:
> Hello,
> I have recently transferred my accounts to Gnucash from Quicken which
> went well and I am now able to continue entering and viewing the
> information.
> As I am now preparing my annual accounts I would like to be able to
> generate reports for the last financial year. The entries in the
> register cover the past 4 years. I have tried limiting the date range
> using 'View>Select Transactions>Date Range>Set range' which produces a
> register for just the required period. But if I then try and get a
> report using 'Reports>Income and Expense>Profit and Loss' I get a report
> based on the full register not just the required period.
> How do I limit the report to only the required period. I hope this is
> clear.
> Please reply to mike at
> Regards,
> Mike Davies

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