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Why have my Chase accounts stopped working with Direct Access (errors 430/412 ‘Site not supported’)?

Chase recently stopped supporting the older legacy direct access connection method and now only supports the open banking method. You must be running version 8.7.5 in order to connect via direct access to Chase. To fix this in version 8.7.5, you will need to take all Chase accounts offline and relink them using the following…

Can I still get Banktivity 7 or another older version?

Banktivity 7 and our older Mac versions are no longer for sale because we have officially ceased development of them. If you have previously purchased Banktivity 7 or an older version and need a download link to reinstall, you can find all of those older versions here: https://www.banktivity.com/support/articles/ibank-5/where-can-i-download-ibank-for-mac/

Fidelity and Vanguard blocking DA from 8 am – 5 pm, ET.

Both Fidelity Investments and Vanguard are blocking our aggregator during the hours of 8 am and 5 pm, ET. Fidelity blocks Yodlee IPs between (05:00 – 08:00 PST and 12:00 – 14:00 PST), due to US market volatility. Any refresh triggered during these hours will fail.

Why have my Capital One accounts stopped working?

Capital One has moved to Open Banking which is a more reliable and safe connection method. The switch to Open Banking means the support for legacy Direct Access has been removed. In order to continue connecting via Direct Access, customers will need to be running version 8 and use the Yodlee method to connect. Capital…

Direct Access v1 Subscription Time No Longer for Sale

In August of 2021, we announced that we would begin the process of sunsetting Direct Access 1. This is the version of Direct Access used in Banktivity versions 5, 6 and 7. One of the steps in this process is to stop allowing purchases of Direct Access subscription time in our older versions of Banktivity…

Schwab requires Direct Access. OFX/Direct Connect is no longer an available option.

Updated: November 11, 2020 Schwab has discontinued support for its legacy OFX/Direct Connect server. We’ve been communicating with them over the last few weeks and they will not grant us an exception for two main reasons: 1) our app makes a connection directly from your computer to their server – as expected for the OFX…

Error saying the app can’t be opened because Apple cannot check it for malicious software.

Sometimes when installing apps you may experience an error when attempting to open the app that says the app can’t be opened because Apple cannot check it for malicious software. Or it may say can’t be opened because it was not downloaded from the App Store. In either case you should be able to open…

Supported currencies and directions for manually updating exchange rates for unsupported currencies

Below is the current list of supported currencies in Banktivity 7: AUD Australian dollar BGN Bulgarian lev BRL Brazilian real CAD Canadian dollar CHF Swiss franc CNY Chinese yuan renminbi CZK Czech koruna DKK Danish krone EUR Euro GBP Pound sterling HKD Hong Kong dollar HRK Croatian kuna HUF Hungarian forint IDR Indonesian rupiah ILS…

403 Forbidden Error

We are aware that some customers have been seeing a “403 Forbidden” error when trying to perform various functions in Banktivity for Mac, iPhone, and iPad. After much research and data gathering, we identified that this issue only happened when using OpenDNS. OpenDNS is a domain name service provider owned by Cisco. You can learn…