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by pete56
18 Mar 2021 17:55
Forum: General Usage
Topic: delete info
Replies: 2
Views: 197

delete info

I have found that I imported some incorrect people in my database. What is the easiest way to delete all of their information. Need to delete the person and all their place and media if any. Thank you
by pete56
08 Mar 2021 17:33
Forum: General Usage
Topic: Help with notes
Replies: 20
Views: 973

Re: Help with notes

There is a problem and they will update in their next minor update. Great support from this company.
by pete56
08 Mar 2021 17:26
Forum: General Usage
Topic: Help with notes
Replies: 20
Views: 973

Re: Help with notes

I have reported to calico and they are looking into it. Thanks for everyone help.
by pete56
05 Mar 2021 17:21
Forum: General Usage
Topic: Help with notes
Replies: 20
Views: 973

Re: Help with notes

Okay. I have reset my computer and reinstalled FH7. I am unable to save any edit to a note I am working on. I followed the help screen and there it says after I make any changes to the notes I will be asked to save. This does not happen. There is no save button. To exit I click ok but there is no "s...
by pete56
05 Mar 2021 15:55
Forum: General Usage
Topic: Help with notes
Replies: 20
Views: 973

Re: Help with notes

They are on seperate computers, FH6 is on my laptop. I am going to completely uninstall and reinstall the program I am at a loss of words as to why this happens. Hope it fixes the problem will let you know later
by pete56
05 Mar 2021 15:03
Forum: General Usage
Topic: Help with notes
Replies: 20
Views: 973

Re: Help with notes

This is what I just discovered. If I try and edit the note without pressing the three ... I am able to edit the note and just click the close button. I can lower, raise delete replace all works this way. The problem is when I open to the new window with the tool bars.
by pete56
05 Mar 2021 14:53
Forum: General Usage
Topic: Help with notes
Replies: 20
Views: 973

Re: Help with notes

Sorry I thought I did answer. I am using ver 7.0.2, windows 10 with latest update. This problem with saving the notes only happens when using this FH7 not with FH6. Yes when I click on the ... it opens with the tool bar on the top as in the picture I posted. To raise the wording I either 1) use back...
by pete56
05 Mar 2021 00:51
Forum: General Usage
Topic: Help with notes
Replies: 20
Views: 973

Re: Help with notes

where is the save button on the screen?
by pete56
05 Mar 2021 00:34
Forum: General Usage
Topic: Help with notes
Replies: 20
Views: 973

Re: Help with notes

I am going to try fh6 on other computer see what happens. I tried on the comp with fh6. No problems at all with saving notes. Everything worked good. I did notice that when I imported the gedcom it asked to check it out fh7 never does this. Also no media files imported from my gedcom from rootsmagic...
by pete56
05 Mar 2021 00:01
Forum: General Usage
Topic: Help with notes
Replies: 20
Views: 973

Re: Help with notes

Well I spoke to soon as it not saving correct again. I deleted a note placed new one pushed the button and no want to save appeared so did not save it.
by pete56
04 Mar 2021 23:56
Forum: General Usage
Topic: Help with notes
Replies: 20
Views: 973

Re: Help with notes

Wow thanks that was it. I never noticed the save button top left as it not listed to what it is. But after 8 clicked the third button on left a message came up and asked if I want to save. As for the others they were not errors just looking for help in converting my rootsmagic to family historian. I...
by pete56
04 Mar 2021 21:39
Forum: General Usage
Topic: Help with notes
Replies: 20
Views: 973

Re: Help with notes

sorry I did not notice yesterday response, my bad. First off yes I am using version 7 with latest update 7.0.2.. Yes it started after I originally upgraded from FH6 to FH7. Yes when I open the … top of screen has the tool bar. When I exit the edit window I click the ok button, there is no save butto...
by pete56
04 Mar 2021 19:09
Forum: General Usage
Topic: Help with notes
Replies: 20
Views: 973

fix text note

I have been trying to figure out what I am doing wrong when working with notes. I hve tried to delete several notes and replace them with different notes. Most of the time well like 70% of the time nothing changes. My replaced notes have been returned to the original note. Also I have some notes tha...
by pete56
03 Mar 2021 22:00
Forum: General Usage
Topic: Help with notes
Replies: 20
Views: 973

Help with notes

I might be doing something stupid wrong but half the time I either add or edit a note in FH7 it is not saved. Few times I deleted a note and replaced it with another, then after closing I see the old note is still there. Any suggestions thanks
by pete56
03 Mar 2021 19:44
Forum: General Usage
Topic: Lat and Long for address?
Replies: 23
Views: 1215

Lat and Long for address?

I am confused as to how I am to enter the information for a burial so that it appears on the mapping tool. Do I place the name of the cemetery in the place box along with actual town etc the person is buried? Or do I add the name of the cemetery along with physical address in the address box? Just l...
by pete56
23 Feb 2021 00:40
Forum: Importing and Exporting
Topic: Import from Roots with GEDCOM
Replies: 1
Views: 247

Import from Roots with GEDCOM

I have switched over to FH7 from Roots using a GEDCOM. I see in a list that I have many excluded information, what steps do I use in cleaning this up? I am not sure what they even are. I am a beginner learning on the go, and I get lots of help here. Thanks
by pete56
11 Feb 2021 15:23
Forum: General Usage
Topic: RM Place details in FH
Replies: 5
Views: 412

Re: RM Place details in FH

Just like that all areas located in a place are in one spot. Thanks I will look closer at the address tab.
by pete56
10 Feb 2021 20:01
Forum: General Usage
Topic: RM Place details in FH
Replies: 5
Views: 412

RM Place details in FH

In Rootsmagic they use a details space for places. In this a place such as a cemetery name would be attached to a city or town ect instead of a separate place location. Is this available with Family Historian? Such as I would go to a city say Milwaukee Wisconsin and there would be a listing of all a...
by pete56
09 Feb 2021 19:15
Forum: General Usage
Topic: Edit Media Note
Replies: 5
Views: 252

Re: Edit Media Note

I found the problem. Since moving my files to FH from RM some of the place notes have bold letters. When I changed this it now reads correctly in FH. What a mess I am trying to clean up. Sorry and thanks for the great help wit FH.
by pete56
09 Feb 2021 17:24
Forum: General Usage
Topic: Edit Media Note
Replies: 5
Views: 252

Re: Edit Media Note

Trying to edit the note for a picture. Example like see he big wall. Try to change he to the but nothing changes. It stays he big wall. If this makes sense.
by pete56
09 Feb 2021 16:27
Forum: General Usage
Topic: Edit Media Note
Replies: 5
Views: 252

Edit Media Note

When I try to edit a note for a media file nothing happens. It continues to remain the same even if I delete the note. What am I doing wrong?
by pete56
02 Feb 2021 22:53
Forum: Plugin Discussions
Topic: Export to roots
Replies: 2
Views: 251

Export to roots

When using the addon to export using rootsmagic switch the media files get renamed with a number in front such as 001. Why do the media files get renamed? Just curious, thanks.
by pete56
11 Nov 2020 20:49
Forum: General Usage
Topic: rename media
Replies: 3
Views: 897

Re: rename media

yes there is a space, no i do not think i ever link to face. i will try the plugin you mentioned thanks
by pete56
11 Nov 2020 02:48
Forum: General Usage
Topic: rename media
Replies: 3
Views: 897

rename media

I have a weird question about media files. I have been try both rootsmagic 7 and Family Historian for a while now trying to get the feel I want. I have decided to stay with Family Historian and this is where my questions is. After switching between these programs I find my media files located in the...
by pete56
30 Aug 2020 22:31
Forum: Plugin Discussions
Topic: Plugin for Family Tree Maker 2017
Replies: 2
Views: 993

Re: Plugin for Family Tree Maker 2017

Thanks will try it