.TXF Extension Question

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Rob

26 Jan, 2018 01:45 PM

I am using H&R block tax preparation software and it is asking for a .TXF export file that Quicken can create to help pre-fill some of the TAX data you need to complete your taxes. I saw in the past you had a "BETA" extension for Moneydance. Do you still have it? Has it been finalized? If not, will it be?
I want to put in a VOTE for this extension (your post implied there was no demand for it so I wanted to be in the "demand" group).

Thank you. Really like MD (and really hate Quicken). Please keep improving when you can.

RH

  1. 1 Posted by Bill Wessale on 10 Feb, 2018 04:05 PM

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    Ditto to everything Rob Harris posted! I am also an H&R Block user, I use MoneyDance which I migrated to from Quicken. I 2nd the desire for TXF export.

  2. 2 Posted by Ian O on 14 Feb, 2018 01:49 PM

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    Hi Rob and Bill,

    The TXF export extension can be downloaded from here for Moneydance

    After that, you can install it in Moneydance by going to Extensions -> Manage extensions, then clicking the Add from File button and selecting the extension to install. Please be sure to not rename the extension, as it needs to have that file name to install properly.

    That extension will allow you to export your tax information to TXF format.

    Please let me know if I can be of further assistance!

    Ian O
    Infinite Kind Support

  3. System closed this discussion on 16 May, 2018 01:50 PM.

  4. Rob re-opened this discussion on 15 Feb, 2021 11:12 PM

  5. 3 Posted by Rob on 15 Feb, 2021 11:13 PM

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    I can't seem to get the .TXF link to work. Has it been updated? I have version 2020.1 (1928). Thanks.

  6. 4 Posted by Stuart Beesley ... on 15 Feb, 2021 11:48 PM

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    I just downloaded and installed it OK... So the link works... I've tried running it and I get errors in the console log, but it may be that it needs to be fully configured before you start... Are you getting it installed in MD? Download and then drag the .mxt file into the MD side bar on the left. Then Extensions/TXF

    (not support, just a fellow user)

  7. 5 Posted by Rob on 22 Feb, 2021 02:15 PM

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    I got the link to work by using Microsoft Edge. For some reason, google chrome does respond to the link so I gave up and it installed using ME.
    For those following my "journey", don't forget to look for the TXF extension under "extensions" in Moneydance and not "file>export" (there won't be a .TXF extension choice).
    Thanks Stuart for telling me something was wrong with my computer and link was still good!

  8. Melissa closed this discussion on 24 Feb, 2021 09:44 PM.

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