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Import Group journals in Cognos Controller using CSV

Please, provide the ability to import Group Journals using Type of Journal = G (Group) in IBM Cognos Controller using CSV files from Transfer / External Data / Import General Journals.

G option is allowed to be used but it does not work.

It will allow users to import multiple journals for many companies at once. This will save a lot of time for the users.

  • Avatar32.5fb70cce7410889e661286fd7f1897de Guest
  • Oct 2 2020
  • Future consideration
Who would benefit from this IDEA? All Controller users that use Group Journals. We definitely need it.
How should it work?

Making Type of Journal = G setting work.

Idea Priority Medium
Client Name Huvepharma EOOD
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    Maximilien de Chestret commented
    27 Oct 09:57am

    No we don't plan to add it in the desktop version. We plan to add it in Controller web but with low priority as we didn't get this request from other customers. They book normally group journals directly in Controller to benefit from inherent validation control and audit trail.

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    Guest commented
    27 Oct 07:19am

    Hello, do you intend to add in the Desktop version of Controller?

    • When should we expect to be released?

    Thank you!


  • Admin
    Maximilien de Chestret commented
    26 Oct 04:21pm

    We do intend to add journal import functionality in controller web including group journals

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