Tag: #placedetails

FTM import – restore Event description from Place Details #ftm2014 #ftm2012 #placedetails #events

RootsMagic 7 direct import from Family Tree Maker (not GEDCOM) as of March 2016 imports event descriptions into two different places, depending on the fact type: to the RM event description or to the Place Detail for that event. Some users disagree with that decision and want the FTM event descriptions to remain event descriptions…

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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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Place Errors #placedetails #places

This page is an outgrowth from Place Details without a Place. There is the possibility to add Orphaned Place Details since at least RM4 because the program does not fully preclude it. A suspected bug or procedural cause in the Split Place function of RM 5.0.2.1 also may be contributing errors resulting in the loss…

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