When automatically created control accounts, such as Fixed assets, are renamed, they appear in light grey instead of black in dropdown lists for selection of control accounts. For example, if the accounts related to fixed assets are renamed as Furniture and Furniture, accumulated depreciation, the following shows when defining a fixed asset:
But when new control accounts are created, the following shows:
This difference is owing to the automatic control account being defined on the
balance-sheet-control-account-form and custom control accounts on the
Similar situations exist for all other categories of control accounts.