Specify the Currency ID, Rate Type, and Effective Date in the Transaction Import (98.500.00) Data file.
1. Currency and CuryRate lines may be added to a Transaction Import Data File. The following rules must be observed:
>> Only one currency per batch may be imported, while the Rate and Rate Type may change throughout the batch. Therefore, if entering a Currency line in a Data file it must be followed by a CuryRate line followed by a Batch line. However, a CuryRate line can be placed by itself in a Data file.
>> The currency cannot change while entering detail lines. Therefore, a Currency or CuryRate line cannot be placed between detail lines (i.e. Detail,"","" CuryRate,SPOT,"",1.2 Detail,"","").
>> In order to use a CuryRate line, at least one Currency line must have been successfully processed.
>> A Currency ID on a Currency line cannot be left to defaults (i.e. ""). The Effective Date and the Rate on the CuryRate line canbe left to default.
>> Following is an example of a correct Voucher Data file entry: