OFBiz from scratch: Reporting on the first month of trading

In previous articles we configured accounting functionality in OFBiz and entered double-entry accounting transactions for Kristine’s Biz, our fictitious sole trader company modelled on Chapter 3: Section 4: Example 1 of Open Tuition’s FA Lecture Notes. In this article we will produce reports on the first month of trading. These reports are: Statement of Profit […]

OFBiz from scratch: Basic double entry bookkeeping

In this article we will record accounting transactions in OFBiz for Kristine’s Biz, a fictitious sole trader created to represent the company used in Chapter 3: Section 4: Example 1 of Open Tuition’s FA Lecture Notes. For this series of articles we will work through examples from Open Tuition’s excellent materials for the ACCA FA […]

OFBiz from scratch: Create a company with basic accountancy preferences

In this article we will setup OFBIZ with accounting preferences for Kristine’s Biz, a fictitious sole trader created to represent the company used in Chapter 3: Section 4: Example 1 of Open Tuition’s FA Lecture Notes. We will create accounting transactions for this company in a later article. Linkedin Discuss this post on LinkedIn Need […]

OFBiz from scratch: Install and run OFBiz

Apache OFBiz is an open source suite of business applications that companies can use to manage customer relationships, order processing, warehouse management, HR and lots of other functions. Feature rich software such as OFBiz does require some up-front configuration which can seem complicated to new users. To remedy this, the project will normally recommend new users […]