[Kmymoney] choosing payee fields for autofill

Cristian Oneț onet.cristian at gmail.com
Thu Jul 3 15:39:48 UTC 2014

2014-07-03 16:16 GMT+03:00 Ian Millington <ian at ianmillington.co.uk>:
> Hi I'm wondering if you can help me.
> I'm using KMM 4.6.6 on kubuntu 14.04. I've been using KMM for a couple of
> years now, loving it. I have it configured to autofill, the main purpose
> being for automatically allocating payees to categories.
> However, in respect of a number of payees certain information is
> auto-completed that I would prefer to be left out, these are:
> Notes. As an example, when I input a payment to Amazon, the notes section
> repeatedly shows the 1st purchase that I made from them. Another one, a
> petrol station continues to show a vehicle that I sold a couple of years
> ago. I would prefer that part of the transaction to remain blank if
> possible.

I think that you need this [1] feature. It's not available in 4.6.6
but it will be in 4.7.0 when  it's goint to be release. You could also
get this feature if you could obtain a packaged built from master.


[1] https://bugs.kde.org/show_bug.cgi?id=319807

> Also, a couple of weeks ago in respect of 1 payee I accidentally entered the
> transaction amount in the cheque number field. Whilst I edited the
> transaction I now find that every time I select that payee KMM auto-inputs
> the data into the cheque number field.
> From the GUI auto-complete appears to be an "all or nothing" situation, it
> either remembers these things or it doesn't. turning it off also turns off
> the useful bits. Is there a text file somewhere that I can edit to clear
> data shown in the notes /cheque number fields in respect of a particular
> payee please?
> Many thanks
> Ian
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