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Difference between goals and transactions

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I am just setting up Google Analytics, for new domain. It is still in a testing phase. My problem is related to the setting of goals. When I see the number of transactions in the session of "E-commerce", than it exactly shows the number of transactions I made for the test.


It is impossible to insert pictures, the URL:


But when I see the number of "reached goals for the transaction and the funnel, than it shows less.


The goal setup is such:


Thansk for the help!



The goal setup is here:


Thanks for the help


Re: Difference between goals and transactions

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Hi @Partner P

Would it be possible for you to tag on the key figures in English for us?

in the first snip i see 4 transactions (Tranzakciok)

in the second snip i am looking for the transaction number that is less as per your question but i cannot see Tranzakciok?

goal setup seems ok

but basically unfortunately the language barrier is making it harder to help you out.

thanks for asking and if you add English tags will do my best to help you.


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Re: Difference between goals and transactions

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Hi David C,
I marked those goals on the picture, which should be equal with he number of transactions.

Honestly I am a little bit confused with "funnel setup". There are more ways to made an order (transaction). This route is different in case of an existing (login) and a new customer (registering), or even can be different, when someone order without registration and only gives data without registration. So in between the shop_cart.php and the shop_order_control.php there can be various more step. Could it be the source of the problem?