remove duplicate dots at the end of a filename

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Moderator: Mr_Noodle

Hi guys, i want to remove duplicate dots at the end of a filename with the application Hazel.
The file extension are different: zip / mp3 / jpg

A sample:

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archive..zip


to change

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archive.zip



thx
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Will there only be two dots or an arbitrary number of them? If only two dots, you can try matching filenames ending in a dot (the other dot plus the text after it is the extension). You can use a custom attribute to match the text up to the dot then use that attribute in a Rename action.
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