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Subject: Re: [GENBOX] Match Finder
Date: Wed, 23 Feb 2005 13:12:09 -0800 (GMT-08:00)

Kathy - I'm at work right now so I can't check. I'll try using the defaults and see if I come up with anything.


-----Original Message-----
From: Kathy Lenerz <>
Sent: Feb 23, 2005 12:18 PM
Subject: Re: [GENBOX] Match Finder

Cheri Casper wrote:
> Has anyone used this in a while with successful results? I just imported an
> 8,000+ person database into my existing database. There are many many
> duplicates (I know this because I had been meticulously hand entering some
> of the data from this 8000 person database into my own), yet the match
> finder tells me that out of some 14,000 people there are no duplicates. Yet
> I can go to the Individuals Pick List and *see* matches.
> What's up?

Don't know-- Using the matchfinder defaults, I just tried it on a database
that I know has a lot of people with the same name, and I got the expected

What match conditions were you using?


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