Problems with OFX and BofA

Brian Wallen bwallen at
Fri Sep 19 15:37:13 EDT 2008

On Fri, Sep 19, 2008 at 1:24 PM, Dawning Sky < at> wrote:
> Brian Wallen wrote:
>> I'm trying to get online banking working with Bank of America, but I'm
>> having some problems. I followed the guide on the wiki, but it's still
>> not working. When I try to get my accounts, it returns nothing. I
>> manually set up the accounts, but when I try to get the balance or
>> transactions, I get the error in the attached screenshot. I've enabled
>> online banking with the bank, so that shouldn't be the problem. I live
>> in Virginia if it matters. Can someone who has successfully gotten
>> this to work give me some pointers? For example, which FID and bank id
>> should I be using? I just kind of guess about what I should put in
>> there.
>> Brian
> AFAIK, it hasn't been working since BoA implemented some additional security
> features.
> DS

Darn, that sucks. Where did you find that out at? I read all the wiki
articles and docs I could find, but saw no mention of it.

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