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by malcolm.perrins
10 Aug 2019 16:21
Forum: General Usage
Topic: Given Names
Replies: 5
Views: 643

Re: Given Names

Thank you Jane. {=GetFieldText(GetContextItem(WITNESS),"%~.NAME:GIVEN_ALL%")} works very well in the sentence for the witness: <para>{date} the {=GetFieldText(GetContextItem(WITNESS),"%~.NAME:GIVEN_ALL%")} published the Obituary of {principal}<para>{note} But does not work at all in the sentence for...
by malcolm.perrins
09 Aug 2019 23:53
Forum: General Usage
Topic: Given Names
Replies: 5
Views: 643

Re: Given Names

Thanks tatewise. I do treat newspapers as sources but I also treat them as witnesses. Others treat other non-persons e.g. ships as witnesses. I've tried {=GetFieldText(GetContextItem(WITNESS),"%~.NAME:GIVEN%")} but all I get is the first name of the set of given names not all given names. Is there a...
by malcolm.perrins
09 Aug 2019 12:39
Forum: General Usage
Topic: Given Names
Replies: 5
Views: 643

Given Names

I'm testing FH as a replacement for TMG. In TMG I have many non-people such as newspapers. All of these newspapers have the family name of Publication so that they appear together in an index. The sentence output in TMG only displays the Given Names, for example a newspaper entered in TMG as Sydney ...