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From: Pat <>
Subject: Re: [GENBOX] A Descendant Narrative Benchmark output problem
Date: Mon, 14 Jul 2008 15:45:16 -0700
This program is looking better and better to me; as I learn more of the
Thanks again for your easy-to-follow recommendations. Back to learning
more about GENBOX.
wim prange wrote:
> Hi Pat,
> Just tested your event with your data in my test-file. It came out okay in
> my report.
> Can you check the following?
> Did you make changes on the Content-tab of the Report-dialog? The field
> "Event Parts" should show: "All Parts".
ANS: I changed the General Notes to only print Event & Family. The
Event Parts was not changed and still shows "All Parts".
> Note that you can select several individuals on top of this tab in "Content
> For": Primary, Preferred Spouse, Other Spouses, etc. Standard, Primary will
> be selected. When you change this selection, you will notice that the
> settings of the fields below depend on the selection above. When 'John Doe'
> in your example is not the Primary Individual but a spouse or a child of
> another primary individual, you will have to chance this selection.
ANS: So far I have only checked Content For Primary. I will check out
how this option works for the other folks. Good Hint ! In my example,
John Doe is the primary individual.
> On the Format-tab, remove the check in front of "Place context". When 'John
> Doe' had other events in the same place before his graduation (for example
> birth), Genbox will omit the higher levels of the place because of
ANS: Place context did have a check mark and I removed it. This fixed
what I thought was a problem. Nice touch from Genbox, but it was not
what I wanted to use for this person. I will have to be careful next
time and check each of the report tabs. In fact, I will do that right
now for the Descendant Narrative Benchmark report.
> Gr. Wim