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OFX to QFX conversion

I have spent some time trying to search the history on this and still come empty.  My FI only offers QIF and OFX file d/l.  I know about the QIF limitations with recent versions of QW and I know a little bit about the excel macro to convert excel data to a QIF file.Is there any program out there that can convert an OFX file to QFX format?  I don't understand why my FI offers the OFX and states in parenthesis that it is for Quicken.Any help or guidance would be appreciated.
    I have a quick-and-dirty way you can do it with some manual file editing.  Unfortunately, the use of certain characters causes me to not be able to accurately represent this method in this forum.  You can PM me and send me an email address_ I'll gladly email the method to you.--Sorry if I didn't reply to you or posted information that was informationally identical to yours_ if that's the case, I likely have you on Ignore for various reasons.
      You can also import the .qif file into a "CASH" account and then cut and paste the transactions into your existing cash flow account(s).With checking, savings and credit card accounts, you can copy "in bulk" and paste using standard Windows conventions (highlight ALL the transactions you want to copy, right click and select CUT, find a blank line in the register you are copying to, right click and select PASTE.That might be easier than manipulating an .ofx file and adding headers and such, although that method works too.
        Yes, it would be easier.However, it'd also be easier to just fix the QIF file so it will import directly.  There's information here or google it.
          How can you have two "easier" methods?Only one way can be eaiser, although both may work.  And I'm still not sure editing a file and adding headers EVERY time you want to import a .qif file is a time saving effort.  (Yes I know you can set up a batch file to add the headers for you, for those tech savvy users.)
            I am angry at: 1)My financial institution who has .OFX files to download that only compatiable with MS Money 2) My bank, which cannot seem to respond to my inquiries about why I cannot import any finanical data into  Quicken 2007  3) Quicken, who either changed the software for profit, profit & security, or security.If finanical istitutions are being charged for software to create the appropriate file then that is silly.  Quicken makes money off of consumers of their software as well as their finanacial empire.I only want the software upgrade that I bought to work.  I'm beginning to think I need to abandon Quicken, get my money back and use MS Money.  I don't want to, but...
              > I am angry at: 1)My financial institution who has> .OFX files to download that only compatiable with MS> Money 2) My bank, which cannot seem to respond to my> inquiries about why I cannot import any finanical> data into  Quicken 2007  3) Quicken, who either> changed the software for profit, profit & security,> or security.> > If finanical istitutions are being charged for> software to create the appropriate file then that is> silly.  Quicken makes money off of consumers of their> software as well as their finanacial empire.> > I only want the software upgrade that I bought to> work.  I'm beginning to think I need to abandon> Quicken, get my money back and use MS Money.  I don't> want to, but...Why do think that Quicken (Intuit, actually) is the problem?Did you post a complaint with your financial institution?Have you actually tried MS Money?  Have you ever read any of the posts in the Money Newsgroup?--John Pollard
                Thanks for the suggestions.  Will investigate a way that is suitable for me.In response to a post above, Quicken isn't the problem. You need to keep after your FI which may either prove fruitful or fruitless in all reality.Business is business and yes, Intuit charges FI's to support their software platform. I'm sure there are also many brokered deals between various FI's and Intuit to minimize or eliminate such costs.
                  Quicken is the problem in my opinion. It would not hurt them to allow OFX as an import. QFX is a nice automatic option for users of large FI. I agree with them charging FI support costs for that. But, for the smaller FI, it may not be feasible for them to justify the rates Quicken charges to put them on the same footing with larger FI to offer QFX. Unfortunately, it is the customer who's choices are limited by Quickens greed here. Not everyone who uses Quicken wants to bank with a large FI. What a shame. I just purchased this for the new year and may be returning it soon. :(
                    In the newer thread on this topic, <A class=l onmousedown="return clk(this.href,'','','res','4','&amp_sig2=ABNcFS4xQk67QxI1cf9PDg')" href="http://www.quickencommunity.com/webx/.efef50f"><FONT color=#551a8b>Quicken Community - <STRONG>OFX</STRONG> file to <STRONG>QFX</STRONG></FONT></A>, I have posted some solutions I found for this (<A href="http://www.quickencommunity.com/webx?14@@.efef50f/17">post 17</A>)_ you might also want to look at <A href="http://www.quickencommunity.com/webx?14@@.efef50f/16">post 16</A> there, too._ Hope this helps.
                      Quote:" Re: OFX to QFX conversion: I have a quick-and-dirty way you can do it with some manual file editing. ..."I know this posting is not very timely to you last posting on the OFX to QFX issue, but can you send me more info on how you converted an OFX file to a QFX version.

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