Exporting Data

Extrating data from Everdo in a variety of formats.

This page describes ways to get your data out of Everdo. The possible options include.

  • Copy a specific list as text
  • JSON export of the whole database
  • CSV export of the whole database
  • Direct database access / query

Copy a Specific List as Text

With this feature you can eqsily obtain a human-readable plain text representation of the current list of Everdo items. To copy the current view as text, use the corresponding button in the Filter Bar at the top of the list of items. As a result, the list will be copied to the clipboard in a format similar to the following.

Next
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[ ] Try using "Export as CSV"
[ ] Try using "Export as JSON"

Done
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[x](Apr 2)  Use "Copy as Text"

JSON Export

With the JSON Export you can export all your data in a machine-readable format. To perform a JSON export, use a corresponding menu option in the application's main menu.

You can learn more about the format at the Everdo JSON format page.

CSV Export

This format is useful to work with data in a spreadsheet application, such as MS Excel or LibreOffice. To perform a CSV export, use a corresponding menu option in the application's main menu.

Direct Database Access

You can query the actual Everdo database located in the home directory. You will need an SQLite client application to do so.

Last modified January 1, 0001