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From: "Darrell A. Martin" <>
Subject: Re: [TMG] Flag won't change
Date: Mon, 05 Sep 2011 15:47:47 -0500
On 9/5/2011 3:37 PM, Lee Hoffman wrote:
>> I have been over an hour trying to change a sex flag from M to
>> F. I've done it before with no problem for others. I've been back
>> through the easy instructions about ten times and it will not
>> change. Is there a block somewhere that maybe needs changed? The
>> only people the person is connected to in the database is the
>> parents as it is a child that died. Thanks in advance for the help!
> That is your problem. The person is classed as the child's father
> and a father cannot be a female. You need to Relationship Tag as
> non-Primary for the child. Then change the Sex Flag. Finally change
> the Relationship Tag to a Father type Tag. You may need to just
> create a new Tag (copying the old data, citations, etc.), and then
> delete the old one.
> Hope this helps -
> Lee Hoffman/KY
I read the message to say that the person whose flag will not change is
the child that died. Not the child's father.