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Jim2® Business Engine Help File

On the ribbon, go to Tools > Setups > Accounting and select SubBranch.


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The SubBranch setup screen shown below will only be visible if SubBranch has first been enabled in Options > General > Branches (log off and back on for this to take effect).


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There are three fields and one checkbox available when adding or editing a sub-branch location.


Entry Option



Enter up to four alphanumeric characters for the sub-branch code.


A name/description of the sub-branch. This can be up to 25 alphanumeric characters in length.

Card Code

If a cardfile has been set up for this sub-branch, add it here. This is optional, however it will be required if a logo is to be used for the sub-branch.

Active box

Tick this box to make the sub-branch active. If subsequently disabled, a warning will appear when entering transactions that the sub-branch is not currently in use. That sub-branch can still be used if required.



A sub-branch that is currently in use in the Jim2 database cannot be deleted, however it can be deactivated.


A logo can be created for a sub-branch if required. See Branch Logo for more information.


Further information

Branch Options


Branches in Lists

Branches Setup

How to Set Up Branches