Lightroom Desktop: Export creates duplicate files

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Sometimes (most of the time) when I export files via lightroom CC it creates duplicates of most of the files; sometimes one duplicate, sometimes 6 or 7. Sometimes I have to just stop the export and start the whole process all over again (at which point it may or may not create duplicates again). It bogs down the computer and wastes tons of time deleting the duplicates. I've noticed the same problem mentioned before by other users with no resolution. Has a fix been found yet?
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Heather

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Posted 9 months ago

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Rikk Flohr, Official Rep

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Please go to Help/System Info... and get us the installed version number of your Lightroom installation. 
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Noah Bershatsky

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I have this issue too! I'm on the latest and greatest version. What gives?
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Jenn DeFilippis

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Mine is doing this as well.
2.4.1 [20190901-1202-844edb7] sept 11 2019
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Jim Wilde, Champion

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I suggest you update to the latest version (3.0), as that has significant changes to the export function.