Importing QIF making new accounts

Derek Atkins warlord at MIT.EDU
Tue Oct 24 09:28:55 EDT 2006

I'll ask you the same thing:

What is your locale (echo $LANG)?
What currency are your existing accounts?


Quoting addr <addr at>:

> When importing from my bank Gnucash creates new accounts instead of using
> exiisting ones. A search of this forum produced someone else with the same
> problem back in 2005. His was caused by an OS upgrade which changed
> Gnucash's setting back to USD from AUD.
> In my case I am just starting and I don't see why it would think my import
> is different from what I have just set (CAD). Any ideas? For my purposes the
> program is not usable like this since I import from mu bank once a week.
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