[GNC] GNUCash & Macros

Fross, Michael michael at fross.org
Wed May 26 12:04:05 EDT 2021

You could look into AutoHotkey.  I use it to automate other non-GNUCash
things, but I don't see why it couldn't work, especially if you can do what
you need to do via keystrokes.


On Wed, May 26, 2021 at 10:15 AM Derek Atkins <derek at ihtfp.com> wrote:

> HI,
> On Wed, May 26, 2021 11:09 am, Jack Frillman wrote:
> > I have repetitive task I do every day and I would like to reduce the
> > number of steps to do that task.
> >
> > More specifically I import stock/mutual fund and precious metal prices
> > from a CSV file. Currently I go through the multi-step process the GUI
> > walks you through. This is easy enough but I can be ultra lazy at times
> > and would like to execute that import process using a macro if possible.
> Thank you for explaining what you'd like to do.  Unfortunately, no, there
> is no way to automate those processes in the UI.  The closest thing you
> can do is write some scripts (in Python) to do the work.
> -derek
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