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Setting up your company file > Set up preferences
Set up preferences
While you can complete this step later, you should review the default preferences that have been set before you start entering transactions.
You can set preferences to customise the way your software operates. For example, you can choose to automatically print invoices after recording them, or prevent users from editing transactions.
Customise Easy Setup Assistant. This assistant guides you through setting up some key preferences. To access the assistant, go to the Setup menu, choose Easy Setup Assistant and then click Customise.
Preferences window. This window lists all of the preferences. To view this window, go to the Setup menu and choose Preferences.
Use Audit Trail Tracking  If you want to keep a record of transactional, payroll, tax, account and system changes, select this option. This is useful if more than one person will be entering transactions into your file. For more information about audit trail tracking, see Auditing your records.
Transactions CAN’T be Changed; They Must be Reversed  If you don’t want to allow users to edit or delete transactions, select this option. If they want to change or delete a transaction, they will need to do so by recording a reversal transaction. For more information, see Reversing a transaction.
I Deal in Multiple Currencies  If you want to enable multi-currency accounting, select this option. For more information about working with multiple currencies, see International transactions.
Register for updates  If you want to be automatically alerted about new versions of your software, go to the Help menu, choose Updates and then Register for updates. Enter your software serial number and click Register for Updates.

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