Tag: #database

DAT File Question #ancestrycom #treeshare #database

I found some discrepancies in RootsMagic and posted a question. This was in an answer: C:UsersTomAppDataRoamingRootsMagicAMT (change the “Tom ” to the Windows username. In this folder is a .DAT file for each connected Ancestry Member Tree (AMT). This file is a SQLite database containing tables named identically to a subset of the TreeShared RM…

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Database – Copy Master Lists to Shell

A feature oft-requested that, as of version 6.3.3.2, RootsMagic still does not offer while other software does is the ability to create a new database with custom elements from an existing database. This script works around that shortcoming by copying what might be called “Master Lists” from a developed database to a shell database newly…

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Depopulate but keep Customs, Places, Sources #database #places #placedetails #sourcetemplates #sources #facttypes #custom #media #roles

This script deprecated in favour of Database – Copy Master Lists to Shell (2014-10-13). Makes an empty Master from current database, preserving custom fact types and source templates, Places, Master Sources and associated Repositories and Addresses, and Place/Source Media. Written for RM4 with instructions to edit for RM5. CustomDatabaseShell.sql There are two ways to do…

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