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by MarionWoolgar
12 Sep 2019 07:01
Forum: Plugin Discussions
Topic: Changing Fact Type from an Event to an Attribute
Replies: 9
Views: 919

Re: Changing Fact Type from an Event to an Attribute

My thanks to you all for your contributions which are very much appreciated. I am very puzzled by the idea that two place names are permitted in an Attribute for voluntary emigration, but are not permitted for internal or external migration that is legally enforced, such as transportation, removal o...
by MarionWoolgar
11 Sep 2019 08:23
Forum: Plugin Discussions
Topic: Changing Fact Type from an Event to an Attribute
Replies: 9
Views: 919

Re: Changing Fact Type from an Event to an Attribute

Thank you, Mike, I altered the Label & Abbreviation as you recommended and I have now been able to make the change from Event to Attribute. Unfortunately, this has thrown up another problem! the whole point of moving the Poor Law Removal Order Fact Type from an Event to an Attribute is because I nee...
by MarionWoolgar
05 Sep 2019 20:19
Forum: Plugin Discussions
Topic: Changing Fact Type from an Event to an Attribute
Replies: 9
Views: 919

Re: Changing Fact Type from an Event to an Attribute

File 3 Custom2.JPG File 2 Custom.JPG File 1 Custom.jpg Thanks for your reply, Mike. Yes, I thought that I was going in the right direction and then I got lost. In Tools > Fact Types, I have the original Event and the new Attribute. The original Poor Law – Removal Order (Event) is highlighted in the...
by MarionWoolgar
04 Sep 2019 18:55
Forum: Plugin Discussions
Topic: Changing Fact Type from an Event to an Attribute
Replies: 9
Views: 919

Changing Fact Type from an Event to an Attribute

I made a mistake when I set up a Fact Type called Poor Law - Removal Order because I created it as an Event and I should have created it as an Attribute. Data has been entered in this Fact Type and I don't want to have to do it all again, so I want to make a change. I have set up a new Fact Type wit...
by MarionWoolgar
16 Aug 2019 07:26
Forum: General Usage
Topic: Adoption entries
Replies: 6
Views: 640

Re: Adoption entries

Thanks Mike, I have been able to find the facility now. I'm sorry that I haven't acknowledged your post before, but this is the first time I've been able to log into FHUG all week.
Marion Woolgar
by MarionWoolgar
11 Aug 2019 08:22
Forum: General Usage
Topic: Adoption entries
Replies: 6
Views: 640

Re: Adoption entries

My thanks to Mike and Adrian for their very helpful comments. I quite take the point that women change their surname on marriage and that means that their offspring are in the father's surname. that is expected and looks normal on a Chart. Therefore, if the adopted child is female, then their subseq...
by MarionWoolgar
08 Aug 2019 17:43
Forum: General Usage
Topic: Adoption entries
Replies: 6
Views: 640

Adoption entries

I have three cases of adoption and in each case the event occurred post-1926. In all these cases, the adoption took place within the close family of the child concerned. I have located the advice in how_to:recording_children_with_foster_adoptive_parents|> Recording Children with Foster/Adoptive Pare...
by MarionWoolgar
20 Sep 2011 12:14
Forum: The Lost Posts Archive
Topic: FH stopped working
Replies: 103
Views: 15204

FH stopped working

a. BTNetProtect Plus by McAfee v 10.5.240 b. 20 Sep 2011 c. FH crashes after appx 1 min, no error messages d. Windows 7 Home Premium SP1 64-bit e. Family Historian 4.1.3 f. No g. Reported to McAfee 20 Sep 2011 using 'noauto' address posted yesterday.  Also reported to BTInternet this morning.  Respo...