Excluding duplicate transactions when exporting into ".csv"


1) Total # of transactions in Mint      -       11,407 (including duplicate transactions)

2) # of duplicate transactions           -         248


1) In the Transactions section I've selected the option "Hide duplicate transactions"

2) Then I've tried to export using the option "Export all 11,159 transactions" (which seemed to have excluded the duplicates)

3) However, when I looked at the exported file in Excel it had all 11,407 transactions (including duplicates)

4) Duplicate transactions cannot be 'identified / filtered out ' as they do not have "duplicate" identifier in the exported file.


How do I export transactions excluding "duplicates" or have the "duplicates" labeled?


Well, I have a workaround that may work for you. You can add some javascript to the console to get it to pick out the transactions that have been marked as duplicates. Then once you have all the transactions, you can update them to have the Duplicate tag.

Link to a proof of concept if you want to experiment with it is in the comments to this answer.
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