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Remove Parent-Child Account Hierarchy in the Account Name Field dropdown field

edited Jan 2, 2023 2:45PM in Accounting / ERP


User wants to remove the parent name of a child account when selecting it in the account dropdown field of a stand alone journal entry as this causes confusion.


User may opt to use the Only Show Last Subaccount in the home preference. The parent account becomes indented vs the subaccount that contains the Parent Account (Parent account: Subaccount 1)

Here is an example of an account without checking the Only Show Last Subaccount for an Insurance Expense with child accounts of Liability, Worker's Compensation, Disability:

For the user to show the account name only, users need to:

1.) Home > Set Preferences

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