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From: Graham Hoult <>
Subject: Re: [nz] New NZSG CD
Date: Mon, 21 Jul 2008 09:24:48 +1200
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Sat, 19 Jul 2008 Wendy Howard <> wrote

>Subject: Re: [nz] New NZSG CD
>
>Hi Max,
>
>"I believe you can purchase the NZSG Index v5 Public Edition"
>
>Yes, that is correct.
>
>"My question.. is the public one the same as the members one ?"
>
>The public version does not contain indexes to NZSG's own collections,
>which are for members only. It still contains a huge amount of data
>without them.
>
>"also if you have ver 4 and upgrade to 5 ...does 5 have what was on 4
>plus new info ?"
>
>Peter Nash, Executive Officer of the New Zealand Society of Genealogists
>(NZSG, http://www.genealogy.org.nz/) has stated that nothing was removed
>between v4 and v5, only new data added.
>
>The v5 index has a much-improved interface and search capability. It
>can also be loaded onto your hard drive, so no more swapping disks in
>and out to access this one.

No need to swap even if you don't load it onto the hard drive. I'm
sure that I heard Peter Nash say that the v5 index is all contained
on just one CD

Graham


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