Gnucash 1.8.9 +Suse 10.0

Derek Atkins warlord at MIT.EDU
Mon Feb 27 22:30:35 EST 2006

Quoting Art Fore <art.fore at>:

> I realize the Invoicing features in gnucash leave a lot to be desired
> and I have found work-arounds for most things, but I need to use it
> or go back to windows which I do not want to do. I have two questions
> maybe someone can answer.
> I have some invoices already done and posted. Is there any way I can
> copy these invoices and change the invoicing date and due date and
> repost as a new invoice? I have a number of inoices that are the same
> each month and it is a PITA to redo each invoice every month just for a
> date change and I have found no way to copy them. Takes about 4 times
> longer that Quicken Small Business in
> Windows. (I average about 11 or 12 invoices a month)

Unfortunately no, there's no way to duplicate an invoice.  There's
an open bug report.  Patches greatly appreciated.

> Is there any way to add charge type categories to the pull down
> selections? I need to add some horses names. Adding as a job does not
> work as some customers have more than one horse and that would require
> two invoices which is ridiculus.

I presume you mean the Action pulldown?  There's no way to add something
to the pulldown, but you can type in any string that you want.

> Art


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