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From: Darrell Martin <>
Subject: Re: [TMG] Master Place List confusion
Date: Mon, 5 Apr 2004 20:26:17 -0500 (GMT-05:00)


Hi, Lee:

I described and discussed this behavior related to F2 and the MPL at some length two or three months ago, I think it was. It was part of my pretty lengthy review, with suggestions, concerning place handling.


-----Original Message-----
From: Elizabeth Churchett <>
Sent: Apr 5, 2004 11:50 AM

Lee Hoffman wrote:

> Elizabeth Churchett wrote:
>> 2) I thought from previous messages on this list that the place
>> style belonged to the place at the Master Place List (MPL) level (as
>> opposed to the Tag level). But when I'm in a Tag and use F2 to
>> select a place from the MPL, and the place I select has a different
>> place style than whatever the default is on the Tag, the place style
>> is not changed on the Tag. Which means to me that once I close the
>> Tag by saying "OK", I have just changed the place style at the MPL
>> level. Thus, even when using F2 to select a place from the MPL, I
>> must still remember to change the place style at the Tag level to
>> match whatever's at the MPL level if I want to keep the same place
>> style for that location. Is that correct?
> At least for now, that is correct. I'll report this.
> Hope this helps -
> Lee Hoffman/KY

Thank you, Lee. It helped greatly.


Darrell A. Martin
a native Vermonter in exile in Illinois

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