What do you do with old uncleared transactions?

Adam Funk a24061 at ducksburg.com
Thu May 14 05:19:58 EDT 2015

On 2015-05-13, John Ralls wrote:

>> On May 13, 2015, at 5:43 AM, Maf. King <maf at chilwell.net> wrote:
>> On Wed 13 May 15 11:27:00 Adam Funk wrote:

>>> What are the effects of "voiding" a transaction in gnucash?  Is it
>>> possible to un-void it, without having to keep records somewhere
>>> else, if the cheque or credit card purchase appears on a statement
>>> later?

>> ISTR that un-voiding a txn is perfectly possible.  I think that the "void" 
>> leaves the txn in the register, sets all splits to 0.00 and reconciles it.  It 
>> also adds (or allows one to add) a note to explain the reason for the 
>> voiding… 
> Yes, unvoiding in supported. The transaction saves the amount and value so that if you later unvoid it they’re restored.

OK, that's what I need to know.  ISTR testing out voiding once &
getting the impression that the amount had disappeared completely.
It's just "hidden" somewhere in the data?

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