GENBOX-L ArchivesArchiver > GENBOX > 2005-02 > 1108009252
From: Robin Lamacraft <>
Subject: RE: [GENBOX] GCO files do not save all options
Date: Thu, 10 Feb 2005 14:50:52 +1030
It seems as if "Load Saved Keys" works as you describe. Are you implying
that each GCO file has this explicit list saved within it and the the
button causes it to be fed into the Keys list? Once you understand the
concepts it is easy to use (you just have to remember to do it each time
that you re-use a different GCO file.
At 22:20 9/02/2005 -0500, Bill wrote:
>Chart option files normally open with the current individual as the default
>key. If you want to use your saved keys, click the "Load Saved Keys" button.
>You should then see the keys that you saved.
>William T. Flight
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: wim prange [mailto:]
> > Sent: Friday, February 04, 2005 5:39 AM
> > To:
> > Subject: Re: [GENBOX] GCO files do not save all options
> > Chart Options-files (GCO) are not database specific, you can
> > open them in
> > any gdb-database you want.
> > The option-files you see when using the Charts-menu are also
> > GCO-files, you
> > wouldn't expect to find key-individuals from Bill's test (or
> > family-) file,
> > would you?
> > Gr. Wim
> > ----- Original Message -----
> > From: "Robin Lamacraft" <>
> > To: <>
> > Sent: Friday, February 04, 2005 2:18 AM
> > Subject: [GENBOX] GCO files do not save all options
> > > For a Related chart, click "Clear" the Key list, then
> > "Select..." a new
> > key
> > > person, then click "Save Options" and then "Close". Now
> > open the Chats
> > > options file .GCO only to find that your "saved" options do
> > not include
> > the
> > > selected and saved Key person. This looks like a bug.
> > >
> > > Robin
>==== GENBOX Mailing List ====
>To join this list, send an email to with the
>word "subscribe" as the subject line. Then email your messages to
> and they will appear on this list.
>Search Family and Local Histories for stories about your family and the
>areas they lived. Over 85 million names added in the last 12 months.
>Learn more: http://www.ancestry.com/s13966/rd.ashx