Entering transactions that require a currency conversion

Derek Atkins warlord at MIT.EDU
Wed Jun 5 11:51:58 EDT 2013

culmore <culmore at gmail.com> writes:

> Ian K wrote
>> Is it possible it is autofilling the new transaction? If that's the case
>> it won't prompt you for the exchange rate, it will fill it in from the
>> previous transaction. This would occur if the description of the new
>> transaction is the same as the old one.
> Good thought Ian. But I tried a transaction where I filled in the memo as 
> "zzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzhhhhhh"   
> and still not currency conversion appeared. ( I have never used that for a
> memo before.)

Are you sure that the current account has a different currency than the
transfer account you've specified?

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