Text File Importer Picks up Arbitrarily Different Exchange Rates

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N Bohr

02 Oct, 2019 01:39 PM

I am using Text File Importer to import data in a bank account with a foreign base currency.
The data imports OK; however, the amounts are not converted properly as the converter somehow picks up a fixed (and unreasonable) conversion rate for ALL imported entries.

Is there anyway to provide separate rate for each transaction or a fixed ex rate for all transactions? It is pain to edit each entry after it is imported using the current extension.
Thanks.

  1. Support Staff 1 Posted by Sean Reilly on 02 Oct, 2019 02:41 PM

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    Hello! This sounds like an issue which we've encountered in a few other customers data files as well, but is fixed by running the attached python script in Moneydance.

    Can you run it using the Window -> Moneybot Console menu, then Open Script, followed by "Run"?

    Thanks!
    Sean

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