Media Type 'application/vnd.intu.qfx' Details

Media Type 'application/vnd.intu.qfx' Details

Basic Info
Media Type application
subtype vnd.intu.qfx
Registered? Yes
See also Scratchley

Tags: (none)

File Formats: (none)


Date: Tue, 26 Jan 1999 11:47:36 -0800 (PST)
From: Greg Scratchley <[email protected]>
To: [email protected], [email protected]
Subject: Request for MIME media type Application/Vendor Tree - vnd.intu.qfx

Name : Greg Scratchley

E-mail : [email protected]

MIME media type name : Application

MIME subtype name : Vendor Tree - vnd.intu.qfx

Required parameters : None

Optional parameters : 

Encoding considerations : 
The content of this media type is sensitive to re-formatting and
therefore requires encoding on 7bit or 8bit transports.  However, since
the content is mostly text in nature, quoted printable coding is
suggested.  Transmission of this type will exclusively be via HTTP.

Security considerations : 
The security considerations of this type are not yet fully assessed.
This media type is targeted to an application which requires security
assurance during connection.  This type will carry Confidential
Financial information, therefore, while there is no security regarding
the type itself, there is a requirement of HTTPS (40bit or 128bit)
security from the sender.

Interoperability considerations : 
The type is intended for use with only 1 application, and therefore
does not require interoperability with other applications.

Published specification : 
Format of the file generated by this type is discussed in the Open
Financial Exchange v.1.02 specifications.  These specifications are
available through the Open Financial Exchange group at .

Applications which use this media : 
This type is intended for use only with Quicken 99 and following

Additional information :

1. Magic number(s) : NONE
2. File extension(s) : .QFX
3. Macintosh file type code : NONE

Person to contact for further information :

1. Name : Greg Scratchley
2. E-mail : [email protected]

Intended usage : Limited Use 
Use of this type is limited to those financial institutions who have
signed agreements to provide Financial Information download to Quicken
99 or later versions of the application.

Author/Change controller : Greg Scratchley 
OFX QA Engnineer 
Intuit Canada Ltd.
8407 Coronet Road
Edmonton, Alberta 
T6E 4N7

[email protected]