Banana 7

Windows

System requirements

we recommend the following system requirements:

  • Windows 10, 8.1,  8, 7, XP, Vista, 2008
    (Windows Phone and RT are not supported)
  • 150 MB of disk space*
  • Internet connection to access the Help function of the program


Installation

The program installation is a matter of minutes and it is all automatic:

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Web Server
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Disclaimer: This functionality is in development, the specifications may be changed at any time, with or without notice. This functionality can be removed in future products or subject to additional costs.

Starting the web server

The web server enable you to access the accounting data through http.

The web server is started from the dialog Program Options unter the menu Tools.

Once the web server is started you can access to the server by typing the address "localhost:8081" in your browser or application.

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Manage scripts
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With the Premium or Experimental version of Banana accounting users have the ability to add new features to the program using scripts. You can thus cover a wide range of needs: from verify certain accounting records, to export the data in a proprietary format and more.

 

Add a script

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Scripts

Disclaimer: This functionality is in development, the specifications may be changed at any time, with or without notice. This functionality can be removed in future products or subject to additional costs.

 

Introduction

Starting with Banana Accounting 7, it is possible to extend some of the functionalities through little javascript programs.

You can:

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Import data from a txt file

Import with columns header

This allows the import of the data of a file in text format.

The first line of the txt file should be the columns header.

The file columns to be imported must have the same names used in the program for the Xml fields' headers.

Automated data importing

The import of transaction can be automated using the command.

For further information see "Command line"

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Transaction types

Simple transactions
Simple transactions are the ones regarding two accounts (one Debit account and one Credit account) and entered in one single row. Each transaction has its own document number.

Example: withdrawal of 350.- USD from the post office account.

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Associate .ac2 files with the most recent Banana version

When the Banana Accounting program is being installed, the "Associate Banana Accounting 7.0 with the AC2 file extension" option is activated by default; as a result all the accoutning files are being opened with the new version.

If, when clicking directly on the file before opening the program, it should occur that the file gets opened with the preceding version, this problem can be solved in the following way:

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File info

The File info command of the Tools menu displays the characteristics of a file.

Columns

By activating the Complete view also the Xml columns are being displayed, through which it is possible to transfer the values automatically in case the table is being exported. 

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