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From: Charles Dobie <>
Subject: Re: [FreeHelp] Duplicate Notes in WorldConnect tree
Date: Wed, 13 Jul 2011 19:56:14 -0400
References: <004301cc4177$34e5f0a0$9eb1d1e0$@net><262982.50340.qm@smtp104.sbc.mail.ne1.yahoo.com><201107132256.p6DMuS2H009585@mail.storm.ca><178646.6271.qm@smtp104.sbc.mail.ne1.yahoo.com>
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At 07:29 PM 7/13/2011, Pat Asher wrote:
>At 06:56 PM 7/13/2011, Charles Dobie wrote:
> >I think a safer method (but more time-consuming) is to search for
> >duplicate notes in the GEDCOM file in Notepad and when you find one
> >then manually fix it in your genealogy database using your
> genealogy program.
>
>It does depend somewhat on whether your program supports, and you
>use, non-standard GEDCOM tags. However, if you are importing your
>GEDCOM back into the same program that created it, it should
>recognize all of the non-standard tags that it created in the first place :)
>
>
>Pat
>

Pat -- good point. And I guess the operative phrase is "SHOULD recognize".
Anyway, I hope I never get into that situation.

Chas. Dobie.



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