Account Codes

Ariel asgnucash at
Thu May 10 07:22:53 EDT 2007

On Thu, 10 May 2007, Bastiaan Veelo wrote:

> Ariel wrote:
>> On Sun, 15 Apr 2007, David Hampton wrote:

>>> Accounting codes are a method of organizing your accounts.
>> [...]

>>> Typical use in gnucash is to force non-alphabetical ordering of 
>>> sub-accounts within any given account, since the account code is the 
>>> primary sort field.
>> Are you sure? I just tried it and the order didn't change. I tried making 
>> Liabilities go directly after Assets, and that didn't work, and I tried to 
>> change the order of subaccounts and that didn't work either.

> Did you click on the column header until it displays a triangle up or down?

I just tried it and it didn't change anything. It uses the old order with 
no regard to what's in Account code.

Does it work for you? (This is 2.0.5)


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