Modifying existing anki deck with new data field - not by hand

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Robert VanKampen

29 Jul, 2019 08:13 PM

I am using a large, complex deck (which uses images and sounds) and I would like to add a new field to it. I have the data for the new field, but it is over a thousand entries and I'd prefer not to add it by hand. Is there a way for me to merge new information into an existing deck?
The new data has an index which matches the deck, of course.
I'm open to moderately complicated suggestions.

  1. Support Staff 1 Posted by Damien Elmes on 30 Jul, 2019 01:16 AM

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    Please see the importing section of the manual for how importing can apply updates.

  2. 2 Posted by Robert VanKampe... on 30 Jul, 2019 05:00 AM

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    That was a lot easier than I was expecting. Thanks.

  3. Robert VanKampen closed this discussion on 30 Jul, 2019 05:00 AM.

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