Derek Atkins warlord at MIT.EDU
Fri Feb 24 18:30:53 EST 2006

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Quoting Jeremy Harris <jgh at>:

> Derek Atkins wrote:
>> File -> Export Accounts
> That looks like it writes a file external to GnuCash.

Correct.  You asked:

> Is there an easy, even a one-click, way of copying an
> account tree to another parent

The only way to do that is to create a new data file with an empty
set of accounts.

> I don't see how it helps me move balances around
> within my accounts?

It doesn't.  It gives you an empty tree.  Gnucash 1.8 does not have
a convenience function to balance out your accounts at the end of
the year.

> - Jeremy

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