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From: "Darrell A. Martin" <>
Subject: Re: [TMG] 5.04 - Flags
Date: Sat, 16 Nov 2002 08:51:37 -0600
References: <000001c28d19$563e2f90$0300a8c0@kalasnotebook>
In-Reply-To: <4.3.2.7.2.20021116072229.00bb1500@pop.nycap.rr.com>


At 07:33 AM 11/16/02 -0500, Joe Makowiec wrote:
>At 09:39 PM 11-15-2002 -0500, Larry & Kathy McCurdy wrote:
>>Is there any way to set the "Living Flag" to "N" as the default value.
>>We think we did this once, but can't remember how. Thanks.
>
>I don't believe so. This is a safety measure - it keeps you from entering
>somebody as dead if they aren't. This keeps you from putting details
>about living people in reports if you don't want to.
>
>The default is ?, unless:
>1) you enter a death date, or a burial tag. (A Will tag doesn't exhibit
>this behavior.)
>2) you enter a birth date which comes before the assumed maximum lifetime.
>
>Joe

Hi:

So, can you set the assumed maximum lifetime to, say, one year? And if you
can, does it have the desired effect?

Darrell


Darrell Allen MARTIN
a native Vermonter currently in exile in Addison, Illinois
www.darrell-martin.net/genealogy/



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