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by jsphillips
19 Feb 2020 10:27
Forum: Web Site Usage
Topic: Towards a style guide for the new Knowledgebase
Replies: 29
Views: 1536

Re: Towards a style guide for the new Knowledgebase

Great I do think to allow for a spectrum of knowledge, that perhaps similar to classes I have held :- Backup :- Beginners. (Basics) .... Intermediate.....Advanced Restore Beginners.. (Basics) .. Intermediate...Advanced This would allow those who have no knowledge not to be bamboozled by Techspeak or...
by jsphillips
13 Feb 2020 10:37
Forum: Web Site Usage
Topic: Towards a style guide for the new Knowledgebase
Replies: 29
Views: 1536

Re: Towards a style guide for the new Knowledgebase

As an ex Group Finance Director and in computers since 1964 I would like to say the following :- Are you aware of the capabilities of the people who use this Base? One of the things in life I have learnt is not only to underestimate peoples capabilities but also not to flood them with Techie talk. I...
by jsphillips
03 Feb 2020 08:40
Forum: Plugin Discussions
Topic: 1939 Register redaction
Replies: 6
Views: 662

Re: 1939 Register redaction

Whoops Isorry
I meant surely Custom queries may be of use to others and could be added to a list for all to download if they wish
Sorry again
by jsphillips
21 Jan 2020 09:58
Forum: Plugin Discussions
Topic: 1939 Register redaction
Replies: 6
Views: 662

Re: 1939 Register redaction

Thank you Mike
Certainly Helps
Where Custom queries are written and accepted by Jane and yourself Is there a reason they cannot be added to the normal Plugins instead of the Custom queries
by jsphillips
18 Jan 2020 13:51
Forum: Plugin Discussions
Topic: 1939 Register redaction
Replies: 6
Views: 662

Re: 1939 Register redaction

Thank you Mike
As usual very prompt and informative
I will have to get someone to write this for me as unable to do this myself
But anyway thanks gain
John
by jsphillips
18 Jan 2020 13:28
Forum: Web Site Usage
Topic: Clock time
Replies: 6
Views: 549

Re: Clock time

Thanks Lorna
Competed now
I thought I had done this several years ago has any change altered this
Surely most of the Group are UK and the 0.00 should be the default
Thanks again
by jsphillips
18 Jan 2020 11:44
Forum: Web Site Usage
Topic: Clock time
Replies: 6
Views: 549

Clock time

Just posted topic it has timed at 1 hour forward My computer clock said correctly at 11.27 topic posted as 12.27 ?
by jsphillips
18 Jan 2020 11:27
Forum: Plugin Discussions
Topic: 1939 Register redaction
Replies: 6
Views: 662

1939 Register redaction

Since FMP has now Unredacted 80,000 more persons from the 1939 register I would like to have a plugin to do the following :- To meet criteria of not unlocking those that are under 100 years from now ie born before 1919 but died since 1939. As there are going to be releases from redaction over a peri...
by jsphillips
09 Jan 2020 12:11
Forum: General
Topic: FH 7 new features
Replies: 1
Views: 674

FH 7 new features

I see from the https://www.my-history.co.uk web site all the new features of FH7.
I would like comments ?
John
by jsphillips
03 Sep 2019 07:51
Forum: Web Site Usage
Topic: FHUG on the move
Replies: 96
Views: 14455

Re: FHUG on the move

Hi Jane
At the risk of upsetting anyone I would like to get away from this ghastly orange skin
Is it possible to go back to the green one or at least a dark grey one ? I understnd that there were 2 orange skins I have tried and neither is successful ?
by jsphillips
27 Aug 2019 10:31
Forum: Web Site Usage
Topic: FHUG on the move
Replies: 96
Views: 14455

Re: FHUG on the move

Where is the edit buttons and where is the Control setting to get rid of the orange skin.
Can someone send me a screen copy so I can view where these options are please.
Thanks
by jsphillips
24 Jul 2019 10:30
Forum: General Usage
Topic: Diagram only showing one surname but with spouses and children
Replies: 9
Views: 1243

Re: Diagram only showing one surname but with spouses and children

Thanks again Mike
I can export to my 2014 FTM and create a GEDCOM from there I am sure that will be good enough for the family.
Thanks again
by jsphillips
22 Jul 2019 09:52
Forum: General Usage
Topic: Surname list and count per project
Replies: 10
Views: 1129

Re: Surname list and count per project

Great Mike
Just what was required
by jsphillips
20 Jul 2019 17:51
Forum: General Usage
Topic: Surname list and count per project
Replies: 10
Views: 1129

Re: Surname list and count per project

Thank you Mike I have now altered my file and not using "more" in name but using Notes to reflect differences I take all your comments and understand All I really wanted was the Exact Surname Summary Report with 2 extras added 2 extra columns in this for Males & Female and a Grand Total count of Rec...
by jsphillips
20 Jul 2019 14:53
Forum: General Usage
Topic: Surname list and count per project
Replies: 10
Views: 1129

Re: Surname list and count per project

Thank you for your queries Mike please set aside as I have now in the Project...... To Prevent confusion I have renamed all my unknown surnames to X XXX ie no forename no surname This where I know marriages exist this helps me to know easily where still to research All known forenames ie Mary but no...
by jsphillips
20 Jul 2019 09:40
Forum: General Usage
Topic: Surname list and count per project
Replies: 10
Views: 1129

Re: Surname list and count per project

Thanks all for help Thanks Mike for adapting Jane's plug in Very good I am now using this although it would be nice to enter the unclassified records to balance up to the total records. Concerning this I cannot find a specific genealogists rule for the following :- Child born full data, mothers full...
by jsphillips
19 Jul 2019 12:20
Forum: General Usage
Topic: Surname list and count per project
Replies: 10
Views: 1129

Surname list and count per project

Please Is there a plug in that can interrogate my project and yield a list and count of surnames in the following manner :- Surname Male Females total Bloggs 29 13 42 Green 12 10 22 White 84 52 136 File Total 200
by jsphillips
19 Jul 2019 12:13
Forum: General Usage
Topic: Diagram only showing one surname but with spouses and children
Replies: 9
Views: 1243

Re: Diagram only showing one surname but with spouses and children

Thanks I think memory stick best option I can snail post it.
Various members of the family use all sorts of genealogical progs brothers keeper and many others that all accept gedcom
by jsphillips
17 Jul 2019 16:30
Forum: General Usage
Topic: Diagram only showing one surname but with spouses and children
Replies: 9
Views: 1243

Re: Diagram only showing one surname but with spouses and children

Thanks fine both Mike and Jane.
Will now try this
If it produces a gedcom list can I send this to family as an attachment to email so they can open with their fam tree prog ?
by jsphillips
17 Jul 2019 09:08
Forum: General Usage
Topic: Diagram only showing one surname but with spouses and children
Replies: 9
Views: 1243

Diagram only showing one surname but with spouses and children

Subject title not easy to explain If I want to produce a diagram of all "Bloggs" in my family I use "all relatives" BUT I then use the expansion buttons to delete all surnames other than Bloggs other than the spouses (surnames) . In other words where children are produced from a Bloggs relationship ...
by jsphillips
22 Jun 2019 14:56
Forum: Research
Topic: Workhouses and Census's
Replies: 6
Views: 1499

Re: Workhouses and Census's

Thank you all for your help. I have tried all the initials but none of it stacks up the name was Robert Corrick ie RC. There is a RC but this one was not correct. I have looked at the large Site before on Workhouses but as said the streets do not relate What is wanted is for one person to start at a...
by jsphillips
18 Jun 2019 16:01
Forum: Research
Topic: Workhouses and Census's
Replies: 6
Views: 1499

Workhouses and Census's

I have found although I have often the street and place location of a workhouse I have been unable to find it in the Census's. I would have thought by now that piece numbers &/or folio numbers per census & workhouse would be available. If anyone could help with Norwich Census's for 1861 to 1891 for ...
by jsphillips
01 Jun 2019 16:35
Forum: General Usage
Topic: Change census date from Year to full date
Replies: 25
Views: 2658

Re: Change census date from Year to full date

When entering census data I click on add fact then click on Census and add full date ie 30 March 1861 , 7 April 1861 etc it

works and is reproduced on reports ??
by jsphillips
16 May 2019 10:53
Forum: Research
Topic: Italian BMD's ??
Replies: 3
Views: 1213

Re: Italian BMD's ??

Thank you Jane
I will do this although at first glance it looks highly "involved"
by jsphillips
16 May 2019 10:46
Forum: General Usage
Topic: Adoption and sex change
Replies: 3
Views: 718

Adoption and sex change

I am wondering how to interpret adoption. I have a child (not me personally) who was adopted and does not know his biological father and mother and does not want to pursue that relationship investigation. He is a member of the adopted family and has been given the adopted name of the family I am res...