previous balance doesn't match statement

John Ralls jralls at
Tue Jan 11 17:21:46 EST 2011

On Jan 11, 2011, at 2:10 PM, houndhen wrote:

> Running GC 2.2.9 on linux. What do I do when the previous balance doesn't
> match what the bank statement says?

Did you reconcile the previous statement? If so, then you changed a reconciled transaction and you'll have to find and fix it. If not, well, then you have to reconcile all previous statements.

Note that this could be a symptom of having accidentally opened a backup file (in 2.2.9 they have an "xac" suffix). Have a look in your accounts directory and see if you have files in the form

John Ralls

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