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From: Wim Prange <>
Subject: Re: [GENBOX] New Events
Date: Wed, 10 Aug 2011 20:53:09 +0200
Under Event Types, also look at "Passenger List" (tag PASL). I think
that Event Type comes closest to what you want.
On Wed, Aug 10, 2011 at 20:46, Wim Prange <> wrote:
> Hi Jim,
> In addition to what Denise wrote, when you want this info to appear on
> a default chart, you need to check the box for Basic under Flags in
> Event Type.
> Default charts only display Basic Events.
> Best, Wim
> On Wed, Aug 10, 2011 at 17:18, Denise L. Moss-Fritch
> <> wrote:
>> I just copied the following from the Forum> Discussion group a year ago when
>> I provided similar information. The following is a basic procedure:
>> I needed a new event today when searching on Ancestry.com. Try the
>> 1. Chick View > Event Types.
>> 2. With the Event Types box open, click Data > Add New Event Tag
>> You will be adding data to the TAG and Name boxes, along with other changes.
>> (Click ? to open the help page for this box.) You can even change the
>> sentence used by the new template.
>> To see the existing event types, click View > Lists > Event Types.
>> When you add the new event, you can also adjust the sentence structure. If
>> you need further information, please let me know.
>> Denise L. Moss-Fritch
>> -----Original Message-----
>> From: [mailto:] On
>> Behalf Of Cuddlybear
>> Sent: Wednesday, August 10, 2011 12:01 PM
>> Subject: [GENBOX] New Events
>> Can someone please help with New Events. I want to add a new event
>> "Transportation" for convicts to Aus. I would like to include te ship they
>> travelled on and shipping date. I want this to appear when I open a new
>> chart. How do I do this please?
>> I'm using version 3.7.1. I will need some description like " X was
>> transported from Y on Date in the ship Name"
>> Thanks for any help
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