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Quickbooks IIF import - AUTO NUMBER Invoice on import

Posted on 2006-11-16
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Looking to see if anyone has figured out how to AUTO NUMBER an imported INVOICE in a QuickBooks IIF file.

QB Pro 2006

FIELD: DOCNUM
AutoNumber entry: ?

I have read elsewhere it is not possible, but I wanted to ask you kids.

Thanks,
Scott
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sddavis,

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The answer lies in a QuickBooks (QB) ODBC driver.  Problem is that the driver is like $150!  Some have written import programs for less.

You can get the ODBC, write a querry to get the last invoice number in QB, and stop off of that.

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Scott
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Thanks for the update and finding a solution.
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