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ProFile users encounter a "Stream Read Error" when carrying forward a CanTax return


A "Stream Read Error" message displays when carrying forward a CanTax return into ProFile.


The stream read error results with some CanTax files that have free-form notes.

1. Select the option "Module..." from the "Options" drop-down menu in the top toolbar.

The "Module Options" menu displays.

2. Select the T1 module tab.

3. Select the "General" tab.

A list of configuration options displays.

4. Scroll down to the "Carry forward files" section.

5. De-select the "Carry forward free form notes" option.

5. Click the "OK" button.

The return should now carry forward with no error.

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