Still frustrated

David Carlson david.carlson.417 at
Tue May 26 13:12:39 EDT 2015

On 5/25/2015 1:25 PM, Allan wrote:
> On 05/25/2015 12:09 PM, David Carlson wrote:
>> On 5/20/2015 10:17 PM, Matt Humphreys wrote:
>>> Well, I came real close to buying Quicken again.  Got very
>>> frustrated...
>> We need input from new users about their frustrations with GnuCash ...
> Same here. Seriously.... going back to Windows even. (shudder)
> Terrifying. :-)
> I still have a lot of problems but the calctoQIF macro is my current
> hope. I just hate how many hours a week I spend figuring out some
> issue GC is central to. It's got to end!
> There are many cases formed by format/type of data/tool that I wonder
> if documentation linked to a directory of example files used would
> help.  I imagine a hierarchy to put all the cases in, some way to
> search for relevant cases.
> An aside: there seems to be no way to back out an import! Except, copy
> files, import, check it out... keep or copy files back?
> Allan
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Allan and Matt,

I make it a habit to do a manual file save just before an import so I
can go to the backup if I screw up.  That has saved me more than once.

David C

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