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#1 jonga57

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Posted 24 November 2012 - 03:23 PM

When I upgraded from Roots Magic 5 to 6, the program took data from an out of date file and removed my geneology files that were up to date. While I can take the time to manually enter data from the file from 2011, this is totally unsatisfactory.

#2 Alfred

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Posted 24 November 2012 - 04:41 PM

Installing the program does not remove any data.

You may have opened an out of date file, but the others should still be there somewhere.
Try doing the File > Open > Search for files.
You may find that lost data unless you manually deleted a folder containing the data, in that case, it should still be in your recycle bin.
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