Export Backup Extension

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Robert Deskin

22 Jun, 2024 04:27 PM

I export a backup every week just in case and keep 3 months wort. When I select Export Backup, the file dialog opens. I name the backups with the current date as Moneydance YYMMDD.moneydancearchive. However, if I select a previous backup in order to keep the file name but change the date, the selected filename is shown but not the extension "moneydancearchive". Is there any way to retain the extension?

  1. 1 Posted by Stuart Beesley ... on 22 Jun, 2024 05:11 PM

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    Mac or Windows?

    Do you have extensions visible in the Os?

  2. 2 Posted by Robert Deskin on 22 Jun, 2024 05:20 PM

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    Thanks for the fast reply. Mac running the latest Sonoma 14.5. The extensions are visible. I’ve attached a couple of screen shots. The first is the initial file dialog. The second is after selecting one of the existing entries where I would change the date.


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