Jump to content


Photo

Primary and Secondary Adress

primary;secondary;address;RM6

  • Please log in to reply
1 reply to this topic

#1 wmc

wmc

    New Member

  • Members
  • Pip
  • 1 posts

Posted 27 November 2012 - 08:09 AM

After merging 2 files in RM9 I get a primary and secondary address with identical information.

Is there a method to remove the secondary address in about 10.000 records?

#2 TomH

TomH

    Advanced Member

  • Members
  • PipPipPip
  • 3438 posts

Posted 27 November 2012 - 01:30 PM

I doubt there is a way to do that in RootsMagic other than one at a time.

Maybe there is a way to do it on the GEDCOM but will likely require a custom program or script to do it.

The easiest method is probably a custom SQLite query directly on the database, apart from learning how to do so. That's what I would do myself and could do for you if you want to send me a backup of your database.
Tom user of RM6310 FTM2014 Ancestry.ca FamilySearch.org FindMyPast.com
SQLite_Tools_For_Roots_Magic_in_PR_Celtiwiki, exploiting the database in special ways >>> RMtrix_tiny.png app, a growing bundle of RootsMagic utilities.