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From: George van der Merwede <>
Subject: Re: [DNA] Why No Ysearch Updating?
Date: Fri, 04 Aug 2006 14:51:25 -0600
References: <000e01c6b7e1$2f9c39d0$6400a8c0@Ken1> <00a601c6b803$6e977470$4bc65d50$@net> <000e01c6b806$12dbb120$6400a8c0@Ken1>
Actually, thanks Ken. I wasn't aware they fixed it so uploaded (2)
Ken Nordtvedt wrote:
> Wow, what's the big deal? At least now because of "discussion" of
> the issue people will have become more aware they can upload their
> expanded haplotypes in Ysearch.
> I have patience (one must; this hobby is like watching paint dry) but
> also don't mind stirring things up when I see lots of inertia.
> Some haplogroup I will show up in your projects in due time.
> ----- Original Message ----- From: "Elise Friedman" <>
> To: <>
> Sent: Friday, August 04, 2006 2:20 PM
> Subject: RE: [DNA] Why No Ysearch Updating?
>>> -----Original Message-----
>>> From: Ken Nordtvedt [mailto:]
>>> I don't understand why I am not finding that people are updating their
>>> Ysearch entries to include these new results?
>> Let's be realistic :-) Not everyone lives and breathes this DNA
>> stuff day
>> in and day out. People will update their Ysearch entries in due time.
>> The best that can be done is to encourage people, both project
>> managers and
>> project members, to update their own Ysearch entries and to encourage
>> other to do the same. Maybe FTDNA will also send an announcement to
>> customers soon. Ysearch has had the new markers available for *only*
>> days and I think I read that the automated transfer from FTDNA to
>> *just* became available. Even if we could have had everyone update
>> immediately, would you really rather have seen everyone hand-enter
>> their new
>> markers over the past 3 days, which would have been horribly prone to
>> error, instead of waiting for the automated transfer to be available?
>> These things do not happen overnight. Some patience will be
>> necessary here.
>> Elise Friedman
>> PS. I've been lurking on this list for months, but it's my first time
>> posting. For the curious, here are my projects. Sorry Ken, no hg I
>> for you in these projects!
>> Palevsky DNA Project - http://www.ftdna.com/public/Palevsky
>> Lifshitz DNA Project (new) - http://www.ftdna.com/public/Lifshitz
>> Belarusian Jewish Polesie DNA Study -
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