This column was not appearing before the update
and if I set line discription it shows like this:
Account column will show if one or more line items do not have
Line Description set.
So if you want
Account column hidden, ensure each line item has either
Description filled out.
Description filled out in the second image and it still shows. This is my edit screen:
I can tick
Legacy Layout on
invoices but not in
edit: I had it backwards.
What do you mean? In your second screen shot, there is no
Account column. Instead, you have the
That is by design. The legacy layout is a temporary feature while many aspects of sales invoices are being adjusted. It will soon disappear.
True, but I still have two columns. In legacy layout they become one column.
I see thanks for the warning I shouldn’t depend on it then.
You can still achieve that in new layout.
Go to edit your item and check
Hide item name on printed documents option on your item.
This will prevent item name from showing on your invoice. Then only
Description will remain.
I did it according to your suggestion. It is one column now but I am missing the item name
You have two options.
Hide item name on printed documentson item and then create new non-inventory item called
Donationsand use it on your credit note. This will have both line items
Itemcolumn set and
Accountcolumn won’t show.
Column - Descriptioncheckbox on credit note. Make sure both lines have
Descriptionon line item filled out and
Accountcolumn won’t show again.
The second option works but I need to copy item name to line description for every item.
Not to mention it will cause problems with my custom theme where I hide the item name column and use a custom field for traslating item name in another language.
I don’t now the mind set behind this but I feel like this makes the program harder instead of making it easier to use. The old layout was more convenient since it was auto combining the two columns into one. This is just my feedback others might have a different take on this.
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