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Export Trello boards and cards to Markdown

Project description


Export Trello boards and cards to Markdown. Currently tailored to my note-taking workflow.


Install on your system with pipx:

$ pipx install --python python3.8 trello2md

Authorize use of the Trello API:

$ trello2md auth

Exporting a Trello board

Run with the URL for a Trello board as the only argument to write Markdown files to a directory. For example:

$ trello2md

$ tree sample-board/

$ cat sample-board/
# {Sample Board}

## Sample List

- [Sample Card]( 2019-05-07, @bhrutledge, `green`, `Sample Label`
- [Copied Card]( 2019-05-07

## Empty List

## Another List

- [Another Card](
- [Another Card](
- [Another Card](

Exporting a Trello card

Run with the URL for a Trello card as the only argument to print Markdown. For example:

$ trello2md
# Sample Card

2019-05-07, @bhrutledge, `green`, `Sample Label`

Sample description

## Checklist

- [x] Completed item
- [ ] Incomplete item

## Attachments

- [Example link](

## Comments

### bhrutledge on 2019-05-06

Sample comment


  • Install tox on your system, for example using pipx

    $ pipx install tox
  • Fork and clone this repository

  • Run the tests and generate a coverage report

    $ tox -e py38,coverage
  • Run the formatters and linters

    $ tox -e check
  • To run development tools individually, create and activate a virtual environment

    $ tox -e venv
    $ source venv/bin/activate

    This will install:

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