BK-L Archives

Archiver > BK > 2006-05 > 1146930815

From: "John Steed" <>
Subject: Re: [BK] Password protected data in my database. How did it get there?
Date: Sat, 6 May 2006 11:53:35 -0400
References: <>

To Charles

The information for that one person may be damaged in the database. The
"password" protection information is something for future use in the BK
program, so you should not be seeing it Send me a backup copy of that
database and I can fix it for you.

John Steed

----- Original Message -----
From: "Charles Dobie" <>
To: <>
Sent: Thursday, May 04, 2006 11:07 PM
Subject: [BK] Password protected data in my database. How did it get there?

> Hello listers,
> I was looking at a family in my database I haven't looked at since I
> entered the data back in 1999. Strangely, one of the entries looks like
> this:
> "Margaret Elaine Hawkey The data for this person is password protected.
> You need a newer program."
> This isn't an error message -- it appears as her name in the name field.
> The appended text can be easily erased, but it appears again immediately
> when I switch to her spouse and then back again.
> Her birth and death fields are blank. The birth and death dates for her
> husband appear ok.
> This is data that I entered by hand several years ago, so wasn't imported
> from anywhere.
> I just installed the latest BK updates and I've searched the BK archives
> for "password protected" without anything useful turning up. I also did a
> global search of my records for "password" and this is the only one
> flagged.
> Does anyone have any suggestions about what this is all about?
> Thanks,
> Charles Dobie,
> ==== BK Mailing List ====
> To contact the List Administrator: Dick Rose <>
> See John Steed's BK page for latest changes at www.bkwin.net
> See the archived messages at: http://archiver.rootsweb.com/

This thread: