Reporting on a GL Activity

Reporting on a GL Activity

To report on a GL Activity to find out how much and which expenses were coded to an Activity, there are several reports and an inquiry screen that can be used to find out this information. 

To quickly view how much has been charged to an Activity, you can use Activity Inquiry.  To access Activity Inquiry, follow these steps:
  1. Go to General Ledger | Activity Inquiry.
  2. Enter or search for the Activity Number.
  3. The Period tab will show you how much has been spent and the Detail tab will show you each transaction that has been coded to this Activity.  If you are seeing transactions that should not appear here such as CDA or CDP transactions, follow these steps to exclude.
    1. Click the Options tab at the top. 
    2. Click the Select button next to Journals to exclude.
    3. Under Available Items, double-click the journals that should be excluded.  Journals such as CDA and CDP should be excluded.
    4. Click OK.
    5. Click OK again.
    6. Click Save them for the entire organization.

Activity Summary - This report will provide Beginning BalanceDebit AmountCredit Amount, and Ending Balance for each Activity.  To run this report properly, we need to exclude some Journal Codes.  Follow these steps.
  1. Modify the reports dates to match the date range you want to print detail for.
  2. Double-click on the word Column under the Selection Criteria section.
  3. Find [Report].[Journal in the list on the left and double-click it.  It should now appear under the Selected Selection Criteria Fields column.
  4. Click OK.
  5. Double-click All next to [Report].[Journal.  
  6. Enter "CDAand press Enter.
  7. Enter "CPD" and press Enter.
  8. Click OK.
  9. Click Save on the toolbar.
  10. Select Save as new report.
  11. Enter a name for the report.
  12. click OK.
  13. Print or Print Preview the report.

Activity Detail Ledger - This report will print all transactions coded to a particular Activity.  

Activity Journals - This report will print all transactions coded to any Activity by Journal Code.  

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