New specification for Canadian cheques

David Reiser dbreiser at
Sat Sep 6 20:58:39 EDT 2008

On Sep 6, 2008, at 8:21 PM, Paul Bak wrote:

> Effective September 2nd 2008, all Canadian cheques must conform to  
> new, standardised specifications as outlined at
> .
> Any ideas when new format will be available?
> In February 2007 it was some discussion about it between Giles and  
> David Hampton but nothing after.
> I really don't want to buy QuickBooks 2008.
> Paul

I'm guessing there wasn't any more discussion, because that capability  
has been in gnucash since then.

Edit > Preferences > (printing tab) > "Print date format"

David Reiser
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