Double Entry Accounting

Double Entry Accounting

Download Editors' Rating:
3
Good
Average User Rating:
4.5
out of 13 votes

Quick Specs

  • Version:
    7.5
  • Total Downloads:
    6,835
  • Date Added:
    May 21, 2014
  • Price:
    Free to try (50-entry limit); $8.95 to buy

Editors' Review

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Double Entry Accounting offers a very simple set of software tools for monitoring accounting entries. This journal-style program allows users to monitor the numbers, but it leaves something to be desired in the design department.

The program's interface was basic and lacking direction, so we needed to visit the Help file's instructions and view a sample accounting collection before we understood how to navigate everything well enough. Once we felt comfortable, we discovered that the program allowed us to make deposits and deductions into several categories we created in order to gain a solid picture of our accounts. Once each separate entry was entered, we were able to cycle through a very readable selection of ledgers, balances, and statement sheets. While all the numbers added up and the statements were easy enough to understand, they didn't flow effortlessly, and we found ourselves pausing before each move because the layout didn't intuitively link from entries to statements. Another complaint we had was how plain and unprofessional these statements looked. The ability to customize each with a header and maybe a logo would have gone a long way toward making Double Entry Accounting a really versatile tool. While there were some headaches, the program ultimately provided a simple method for monitoring finances.

Double Entry Accounting has a 50-entry trial limit. It comes as a compressed file. Althought it has a few design flaws, we were able to keep an eye on our accounts, and we still recommend this program.

 
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User Reviews
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5 stars

"Good, Good, Good"

April 04, 2013  |  By Merry_Masters

 |  Version: Double Entry Accounting 7.0

Pros

Good, Good, Good

Cons

No cons, Good, Good, Good

Summary

Something I just needed..

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5 stars

"3 steps up from Excel.."

April 04, 2013  |  By Joshua_Friend

 |  Version: Double Entry Accounting 7.0

Pros

Keeps solid accounts.

Cons

helps to know basic accounting.

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5 stars

"More grunt and less puff.."

December 21, 2012  |  By Peter_Masters

 |  Version: Double Entry Accounting 6.3

Pros

Great for accounting students, small Biz and other pro's.. All account are in your face and can been seen and heard..

Still works with Windows 7 and Yuk 8.

Cons

Designed to do mainly one job accounting. No selection of choice of 100's of fancy invoices and time sheets. This is all done by journal entries..

Summary

Simple and easy for accounting pro's. Others need to learn accounting and not need to learn the horrors of finding transaction and money with software like MYOB and Quicken.

If your business is doing all the accounting work using paper and pencil for journal entries or a set of accounts for a project this fits like a glove. This is the next step up with less stress of learning other apps.

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5 stars

"Just what I need"

September 21, 2012  |  By HumbleUser

 |  Version: Double Entry Accounting 6.2

Pros

Simple Basic Double Entry Accounting with no installing, Just want I need.

Cons

Power on the accounts but its not for people who do not understand accounting.

Summary

good

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5 stars

"Does its job..."

March 19, 2012  |  By HumbleUser

 |  Version: Double Entry Accounting 6.01

Pros

Does its job...

Cons

not bloated

Summary

Does its job...

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5 stars

"No Lazyboy accounting features here"

May 08, 2011  |  By Joshua_Friend

 |  Version: Double Entry Accounting 4.0

Pros

No clutter or junk, works on Windows'7. Straight forward Double Entry Accounting Entry system, does tasks that other software has to be reprogrammed or upgraded to do. It can find and follow the money more quickly. CSV and Excel Friendly.

Cons

NOT for beginners NEED basic accounting or Double Entry book keeping.

Summary

It works, you get what you need no monthly rental or constant updates like other free scam software in which a user cannot get their data out off. It also includes a 5 user license.

The price looks expensive but is very cheap in the long run. Because you don't need to upgrade the hardware. We running on Window'95 and on a Windows'7 with no problems where other software just failed.

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5 stars

"Can run a small bank with this software"

August 14, 2010  |  By Joshua_Friend

 |  Version: Double Entry Accounting 2.4

Pros

Insert up to 30,000 accounts to how you want them to be.. If you want 50 bank account just create them if you want more of any type of account just insert them. need sub account just insert them and give them labels.

Cons

If you know nothing about accounts and accounting. Not for you because you will not have a clue.

Summary

Powerful

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5 stars

"Wish I had this when I was taking Accounting!"

July 24, 2010  |  By bexleymike

 |  Version: Double Entry Accounting 2.4

Pros

It works well and is layed out in a way that makes sense.

Cons

Still thinking on this one.

Summary

Great program for anyone wanting to take control of their financial picture. If you're getting ready to take accounting classes, you will find this a huge help!

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5 stars

"No hard to learn Accounting Software"

March 29, 2010  |  By Joshua_Friend

 |  Version: Double Entry Accounting 2.21

Pros

This software uses the double entry system so NO re-learning an alien account system with numerous number of picture button for accounts you may not even want or uses.

Cons

If you haven't done an accounting course before its not really for you. But then again most of these other account packages need special training even if you are an accountant or accounting student.

Summary

My old system was big chucky and freezes after 20,000 or so entries because of their massive size and the endless sets of unless features and hard to understand reports and bad entries were hard to find. This package is very basic and uses next to no memory and you can create very large set of accounts and track down bad entry faster and it doesn't force an account or a balance sheet to balance. The good thing about this package it is one small file which will never go out of date and doesn't uses all thses special libraries making it work in all Windows and Linux under WinE with no problem.

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5 stars

"simple but powerful"

May 30, 2009  |  By Mrate

 |  Version: Double Entry Accounting 2.11

Pros

simple but powerful

Cons

simple but powerful

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Full Specifications

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General
Publisher Ezyware Software
Publisher web site http://www.ezyware.com/
Release Date May 12, 2014
Date Added May 21, 2014
Version 7.5
Category
Category Business Software
Subcategory Accounting & Billing Software
Operating Systems
Operating Systems Windows Me, Windows 2003, Windows Server 2008, Windows 8, Windows 2000, Windows 98, Windows XP, Windows NT, Windows, Windows Vista, Windows 7
Additional Requirements None
Download Information
File Size 479.41KB
File Name DEA7Trial.zip
Popularity
Total Downloads 6,835
Downloads Last Week 34
Pricing
License Model Free to try
Limitations 50-entry limit
Price $8.95

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