Expand the Category Box When Customizing Reports (3 Legacy Votes)

Quicken Community
Quicken Community Employee mod
edited June 2020 in Reports (Windows)
the category box when doing reports needs to be bigger or expandable - I can not see the last part of many of my category names
3 votes

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  • smayer97
    smayer97 SuperUser, Mac Beta, Canada Beta ✭✭✭✭✭
    edited August 2018
    That is exactly how you submit suggestions...posting on this forum and marking as an IDEA...

    Simply make sure your title is appropriate so others may also easily find it and add their vote to it to help the developers priorities the ideas.

    I see the moderator has adjusted your original title for that purpose.  ;-)
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  • UKR
    UKR SuperUser ✭✭✭✭✭
    edited September 2018

    Just so we all know which "Category box" exactly you are talking about, would you mind showing us an example?

    Can you please
    capture one or more images of the parts of your Quicken window showing the
    issue, sensitive information blacked out as necessary to protect your privacy
    but annotated to describe the situation, and attach the image(s) here?

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  • Quicken_Natalie
    Quicken_Natalie Moderator mod
    Hello All,

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  • Jim_Harman
    Jim_Harman SuperUser ✭✭✭✭✭
    The issue here is that when customizing reports and you select the Category tab, the space for the category names is quite narrow. If you have long category names and/or deeply nested subcategories, it can be difficult or impossible to know which category you are selecting.
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