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From: "Ron Pascoe" <>
Subject: Re: [RMagic] Numbering persons in RM
Date: Sun, 29 Oct 2006 21:19:55 -0800
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Wow! I'm impressed by the quick answers here!


I see now that each individual has a number when a pedigree chart is made.
Thank you.

All my people are now back to black & white. Thanks again.

Ron

----- Original Message -----
From: "MScheffler" <>
To: <>
Sent: Sunday, October 29, 2006 7:25 PM
Subject: Re: [RMagic] Numbering persons in RM


> Hi Ron,
>
> The pedigree chart creates its own numbers with the first person on the
> pedigree chart being #1, that person's father, #2 and mother #3, etc. I
> think for the first page of the chart they are the same numbers as would
> be
> on an ahnentafel list.
>
> To remove the color coding, go to tools, then color code people, clear
> all colors.
>
> I don't use the color coding as much as some people do, but it sure
> helps pick out one's direct ancestors in a good sized database where there
> are lots of repeated and similar names. I do like the way it is so easy
> to
> add.change and delete the color coding.
>
> Margaret
>
>
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Ron Pascoe" <>
> To: <>
> Sent: Sunday, October 29, 2006 10:09 PM
> Subject: Re: [RMagic] Numbering persons in RM
>
>
>> Thank you Margaret for the quick response. Is it possible to have those
>> numbers show up in the Pedigree?
>>
>> Another question! I have colour coded all the relatives to the root
>> person
>> and would like to change everything back to black & white. How do I do
>> this?
>>
>> ---------------------------
>>
>>
>>
>> ----- Original Message -----
>> From: "MScheffler" <>
>> To: <>
>> Sent: Sunday, October 29, 2006 4:19 PM
>> Subject: Re: [RMagic] Numbering persons in RM
>>
>>
>>> RootsMagic automatically assigns numbers as you enter people into the
>>> database. You cannot change these. But there is a reference number
>>> fact
>>> that you can use anyway you want.
>>>
>>> To have your root person be #1 with the automatic numbering, you
>>> would
>>> have needed to enter that person first.
>>>
>>> Margaret
>>>
>>>
>>> ----- Original Message -----
>>> From: "Ron Pascoe" <>
>>> To: <>
>>> Sent: Sunday, October 29, 2006 6:57 PM
>>> Subject: [RMagic] Numbering persons in RM
>>>
>>>
>>>> My first question here.
>>>>
>>>> When I was setting up Roots Magic I seem to remember that it is
>>>> possible
>>>> to number all the persons in the system with the root person as #1. How
>>>> can I do this and is it possible to do it when I have several
>>>> generations
>>>> entered?
>>>>
>>>> Thanks in advance for the reply.
>>>>
>>>> Ron
>>>
>>>
>>>
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