Little problem with GnuCash 2.4.0

Anthony Dardis adardis at
Wed Jan 5 18:10:36 EST 2011

Create a budget by going to Actions > Budget > New. Give it a name by  
clicking on Options.

Add amounts by clicking on them, or
Select an account, and use the Estimate button

On Wed, 05 Jan 2011 17:51:38 -0500, Herbert Gutermuth  
<Herbert.Gutermuth at> wrote:

> Dear team,
> I recently found your free software "GnuCash" and downloaded the latest  
> version  2.4.0. Thanks very much for your engagement. I think the  
> concept is promising.
> I started to work with the software and created successfully all  
> beginning balances, and also registered the first movements.  Now I  
> wanted to set up my 2011 expense budget. I tried everything but cannot  
> find a place to manually enter any budget figure. The automatic creation  
> works but without history it is not meaningful currently.
> Is there anything missing in the new version I downloaded, or can you  
> tell me the "trick"?
> Thanks for your help in advance.
> Happy New Year!
> .. and best regards
> Herbert
> (private user for my private household, Germany)
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