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Gnucash 2.4 Small Business Accounting by Ashok Ramachandran

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Time for action - using a smartphone to save expense data

Let's say that you have expenses saved in your smartphone in a spreadsheet application. You would like to import these transactions into GnuCash.

  1. Prerequisites: A smartphone with a spreadsheet application. You have saved a few cash transactions in the spreadsheet application.
  2. Connect your phone to your PC and upload the spreadsheet file. You can upload to any popular spreadsheet of your choice such as OpenOffice.org4Calc or Excel2 or Google Docs3.
  3. Open the spreadsheet in your PC and save the data in a CSV (Comma Separated Values) format. OpenOffice.org Calc and Excel will you give you an option in the Save As dialog to choose a type. Google Docs has a Download As CSV option for its spreadsheet. ...

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