Xero For Dummies, 2nd Edition

  • Heather Smith
  • Rod Drury
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  • ISBN-10: 0730319385
  • ISBN-13: 9780730319382
  • DDC: 657.9042
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 408 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2015 | Published/Released June 2017
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2015

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Xero For Dummies is a user-friendly guide to the accounting software that's revolutionising the industry. Whether you're setting up Xero from scratch, converting to Xero from another accounting software, or just want to get more out of Xero, this book provides an in-depth understanding of how the software works, and how to use it to manage your business more effectively. This second edition has been updated to cover the new and improved features, including better file storage, purchase order, and report generation, extended coverage of the Xero add-on ecosystem, and more, with all new screenshots that show you exactly what to do. You'll learn how to automatically import and code bank transactions, set up accounts, customers, and suppliers, synchronise data, and generate reports that give you the information you need to manage your business more effectively.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents at a Glance.
Table of Contents.
Getting Started with Xero.
1: Getting to Know Xero.
2: Getting Organised: Setting Up Xero from Scratch.
3: Converting to Xero from Another System.
4: Fine-tuning Your Set-Up.
Daily Activities.
5: Managing Your Contacts.
6: Managing Your Sales.
7: Managing Your Payables.
Reconciling Your Bank Accounts.
8: Making the Routine, Routine.
9: Generating Reports.
10: Mastering Your Weekly and Monthly Tasks.
End of Financial Year Reporting.
11: Getting the Most Out of Xero.
12: Monitoring Your Business.
13: Managing Your Inventory Items.
14: Working with Fixed Assets.
15: Working with Multi-Currency Transactions.
16: Xero Online Network.
The Part of Tens.
17: Ten (Plus One!) Tips for Long-Term Success with Xero.
18: Ten Common Mistakes Made in Xero and How to Avoid Them.
About the Author.
Author’s Acknowledgements.
Publisher’s Acknowledgements.
Wiley End User License Agreement.