Direct Download OFX no longer supported for Bank of America

Bank of America has discontinued support for direct download OFX connections in personal financial management programs. In order to connect to Bank of America for automatic transaction downloads, you will need to connect using Yodlee in the current version of Banktivity (version 8). Bank of America is one of the banks that has moved to…

Discover accounts not connecting using Direct Download (OFX)

Discover has disabled OFX services from their end. Direct Download (OFX) will no longer work from Banktivity with Discover accounts. But Direct Access is still working. To change the account from Direct Download (OFX) to Direct Access you would need to take the account offline then set up downloading again. You can use the following…

Direct Download/Bill Pay (OFX) with Citi Credit Cards

To download transactions into your Citi Credit Card account, you must be running Banktivity 7.3.1 (or higher). If you have been using Direct Download (OFX) with previous versions of Banktivity, you will need to take your account offline and set up online account access again. Disabling Online Access: From Banktivity, Double-click on your Citi Credit…

My Credit Card Number Changed and My Automatic Transaction Downloads Will Not Function

To solve this issue please try the following: 1) Navigate to your account in the sidebar of the iBank document window 2) Click the little icon next to it 3) In the sheet that comes down, choose “Take Offline” 4) From the menu at the top of the screen choose, Account > Set Up Online…

What’s the difference between Direct Access and Direct Download (Direct Connect)?

Direct Access is a service that’s exclusive to Banktivity (for Mac, iPad and iPhone), Direct Access is a superior, advanced method for updating account data automatically. Direct Access connects to thousands of banks worldwide, and allows you to see all of your financial transactions in Banktivity¬†as soon as they become available in your online accounts.…