Importing a big OFX

Andrea Carpani ml at
Tue May 23 12:38:16 EDT 2006

On Tue, 2006-05-23 at 10:26 -0400, Derek Atkins wrote:

> > Most of these transactions are of the same kind (car fuel, food, and so
> > on): is it possible to select a bunch of transactions (wit a search
> > filter view  or something like that) and assign all of them at the same
> > time?
> Nope, you have to assign them one at a time.  HOWEVER, as you go through
> and assign them, the system learns your matches and will auto-assign
> as you move forward.

There's a problem in that most of the transactions have same Description
and different Memo fields: Memo is what really makes the difference as
Description is only used to identify the type of card used for the

Is it possible to tell gnucash (while importing) that the Memo field is
the important one?

Andrea Carpani <ml at>

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