Category (re)assignment when importing my QIF credit card transactions

KeyG kenga13 at
Sat Oct 22 09:53:36 EDT 2016

My online banking exports credit (and debit) card transactions to QIF with
simple category assignment. Clearly, there only two - "expense" and

Currently I use qifqif python script, which scans QIF file, have matches in
config file and could assign categories to transactions, and rewrites it.
But it's not comfortable, it have some limitations. F.e. I should clear
Category from QIF before using it or learn Python to change qifqif to do

Actually, my transaction GnuCash category/account could be determined by
matching patterns with "Payee" QIF Field (contains some Merchant Id) or,
rarely by Memo field.

Is there currently any GnuCash way to automate category rewrite when
importing basing on "Payee" QIF field match or other QIF fields match?

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