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

Accounting Basics

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

Setting Up

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



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


A bill 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


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

Accounting Reports

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