Tag: ###rm8

Understanding the RootsMagic 8 database – Type Decodes #rm8 #datadefinitions

Many tables within RootsMagic have fields which are know to mean something but do not have lookup tables. So far I have collected the following: (more to follow) Fields named OwnerType – see Understanding the RootsMagic 8 database – Ownership Addresses AddressType field Value Meaning 0 Correspondence 1 Repository Citations The Quality field in the…

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Events – Add to all Children a Parent event shared with parents #facttypes #sharedevent #relationships #rm8

TBA: Rev 2021-03-0x above script adapted for RM8 by Tom Holden from the #RM7 script described below by the original author, Jerry Bryan. Note that the custom fact type ‘Parents’ and the role ‘Birth_of_Child’ must be created separately in advance of executing this script. This is a query I wrote just for myself and I…

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SpouseID Invalid #spouse #error #family

Update 2021-03-11: scripts work on #RM8. This page stems from weird behaviour that surfaced in a database that suffered from the initial direct TMG import by RM 6.2.3 which created a single parent family for each child (see discussion – link broken in migration from Wikispaces). After running the script Merge Duplicate Single Parent Couples, inspection…

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