Time for action - searching for a transaction
You are looking for a transaction during the month of August for Acme for which you issued a check which has not cleared yet. Let us see how you can find this one transaction among the thousands you may have in your books.
- From the menu select Edit | Find. The Find Transaction dialog opens. Description contains is the default. Enter Acme in the value field.
- Now you want only transactions in August. Click the Add button. Another line will be added to the Search Criteria pane. Select Date Posted is on or after and 08/01/2010. Click Add again. Select Date Posted is before or on and 08/31/2010 as shown in the following screenshot:
- Click Find. You will now get a Search Results window showing all the transactions ...