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Microsoft KB Archive/171421

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Money: New Constraints and Limitations

Article ID: 171421

Article Last Modified on 1/20/2007


  • Microsoft Money 2004 Deluxe Edition
  • Microsoft Money 2003 Standard Edition
  • Microsoft Money 2002 Standard Edition
  • Microsoft Money 2001 Standard Edition
  • Microsoft Money 2000 Standard Edition
  • Microsoft Money 99 Standard Edition
  • Microsoft Money 98 Standard Edition
  • Microsoft Money 2000 Business & Personal Edition
  • Microsoft Money 98 Deluxe Edition
  • Microsoft Money 98 Financial Suite Edition

This article was previously published under Q171421


Microsoft Money 98 and later use a new data format that allows your data file to contain more Categories, Subcategories, and Accounts. Other limits have also been increased.


  • Number of Accounts: Unlimited

  • Number of Payees: Unlimited

  • Number of Characters in Payee field: Currently is 32.

  • Number of Categories and Subcategories: Unlimited

  • Number of Characters allowed in the Memo field: 256

  • Number of Classifications and Sub-Classifications: Unlimited

  • Number of Favorite Accounts: 9 in Money 98, 50 in Money 99, 48 in Money 2000, 45 in Money 2001 and later

  • Number of Columns in Reports: 3000

  • Number of Favorite Reports: 50 in Money 98, Money 99 and Money 2000, 100 in Money 2001 and later

  • When entering Transactions into the Account Register, the Amount field is limited to: 9 digits in Money 98, 14 digits in Money 99 and later

  • Number of digits in Account Number: 25 in Money 98, 22 in Money 99 and later

  • Number of Transactions per file: Unlimited

  • Number of Investments per file: Unlimited

  • Number of Investment Transactions per file: Unlimited

  • Number of Investments Updateable through Online Quotes: 161

  • Investment price alerts available through Advisor FYI: 11

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