OFX (Open Financial eXchange) and Microsoft Money

OFX (Open Financial eXchange) is a standard for exchanging and downloading financial information into financal packages. It was created by Intuit, Checkfree and Microsoft in 1997 (see the copy of the press release - Article 259). It is currently used as a format for downloading bank statements into Microsoft Money and Microsoft Office Small Business Accounting.

OFX Documents

OFX Specifications

These are references to the official OFX specification site. The registry fixes to turn on/off automatic logging to log calls (Article 229) in Microsoft Money 2006, 2005, 2004, and 2003 are on the patches page.

Other Articles

The are are couple of programs which have been written to help conversion to OFX:

FAQ Articles

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Keywords: statement, OFX, download, OFC, Specification, QIF