Welcome to the Frappe Books User Guide. This guide will teach you how to look after your accounting in Frappe Books. We will go through the basics that’ll equip you to use the product. However, knowing the basics of accounting is recommended.

Basics and Setup

Learn the basics of accounting and get started with Frappe Books.

Accounting Basics

A small primer to get you up to speed on the concepts of accounting.

Getting Started

Learn how to configure Frappe Books for your company to get started.


Learn about the various transactions that you can do in Frappe Books.

Sales Invoices

Sales Invoices are bills that are sent to your customers and income is booked.

Purchase Invoices

Purchase Invoices are bills that your supplier sends you for products or services you have purchased.

Journal Entries

Use journal entries to record transactions that can't be categorized as a sale or purchase.

Analytics and Reports

Learn about the available analytics and reports in Frappe Books


Dashboards show an overview of cashflow, profit or loss and expenses.

Accounting Reports

Reports include Profit and Loss Statement, Balance Sheet and General Ledger.

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