Description

The ACCOUNTNAME function returns the name of one or more specified GL accounts.

Syntax

ACCOUNTNAME(Connection, Account)

Parameters

The ACCOUNTNAME function uses the following parameters (see our articles on including multiple parameter values and using arrays or cell ranges as parameters):

Parameter

Required/Optional

Description

Connection

Required

The name of the connection, as specified in the Connection Manager

Account

Required

The general ledger account(s) to use for the calculation.

Example

 =ACCOUNTNAME("Demo", "10100")

Description: Returns the name of general ledger account #10100.

Result: Petty Cash

If a non-existent account code is specified, the ACCOUNTNAME function will display the message Account 'xxxxx' not found...

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or, if you have configured Velixo reports to return zero values under certain circumstances...

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... your report will display Excel's #N/A error:

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Applies to

  • GL Module

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