Editing exchange rate for a transaction

Derek Atkins warlord at MIT.EDU
Mon Sep 29 10:06:16 EDT 2008

colbec <colbec at start.ca> writes:

> In one of my USD accounts I had entries whose offsetting entries were in a
> mix of accounts, some in USD and some in CAD. In those entries which were
> offset by CAD accounts the XR dialog popped, but where USD account was
> offset by USD account there was no popup. Clearly when USD <-> USD there is
> no immediate XR involved. The only confusing part is that the "Edit exchange
> rate" option is not greyed out for that item which perhaps it should be. I
> have rearranged my chart of accounts and now it behaves a lot more
> consistently.

That option never greys out.  It just doesn't pop up a dialog in the
cases where it doesn't need to.

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