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Posted 06 December 2012 - 07:24 PM

Current Version is 6.3.0.6

6.3.0.6 - 5 December 2013
  • New: Added the ability to print sources (endnotes only) for pedigree charts
  • New: Added support for sharing notes between RootsMagic and FamilySearch Family Tree
  • New: Added support for direct import of Legacy 8 files
  • Fixed: Page number in index for group sheets would sometimes be blank
  • Fixed: Several cosmetic issues with FamilySearch Person Tools screens
  • Fixed: Some issues with RM published website indexes when viewed with Safari
6.3.0.5 - 1 November 2013
  • New: When selecting ancestors, you can now select the number of generations of ancestors, as well as the number of generations of descendants coming back
  • New: When doing drag and drop you can now select the number of generations of ancestors, as well as the number of generations of descendants coming back
  • Fixed: Some issues when selecting people by genetic lines (mtDNA)
  • Fixed: The direct descendant list would sometimes show extraneous people when there were cross cousin marriages in the line
  • Fixed: Occasional Access Violation (A/V) errors when copying a fact from RootsMagic to FamilySearch Family Tree
6.3.0.4 - 4 October 2013
  • New: Labels for shared events on group sheets are now FactType-Role instead of just Role (so "Census-Spouse" instead of just "Spouse")
  • New: Supports direct import of latest Legacy files which changed their file format
  • Improved: Sped up loading of FamilySearch Share Data screen for people with large amounts of data
  • Improved: Sped up AutoMatch with FamilySearch Family Tree
  • Fixed: Changing a WebTag to a different record (or type of record) works now
  • Fixed: Name in sidebar (named group) is updated when you double click and edit name
  • Fixed: Source and citation comments are not lost when importing a GEDCOM from Gramps
  • Fixed: Descendant List uses the date format set for the database now
  • Fixed: Search > Person search > Find could crash when using a fact type that had been deleted
  • Fixed: Sorting People View by FamilySearch ID doesn't filter out people without a FamilySearch ID anymore
  • Fixed: Edit screen will display status (like "submitted", if there is one) instead of date for LDS facts
  • Fixed: Exported GEDCOM files now contain actual RM version instead of just VERS 6.0
  • Fixed: Some issues with log in on FamilySearch Family Tree
  • Fixed: Some non-US versions of Windows weren't able to properly find matches on FamilySearch Family Tree
  • Fixed: Spurious Error 404 messages when working with FamilySearch Family Tree
  • Fixed: RootsMagic side of Ordinances screen in FamilySearch Tools now shows only actual facts in RM
  • Fixed: Exporting ancestors to GEDCOM no longer creates phantom parents in the last generation
  • Fixed: Numerous cosmetic issues
  • Fixed: Minor additions to help file
6.3.0.3 - 20 August 2013
  • Fixed: Adding a spouse in the FamilySearch Share Data screen doesn't cause 400 Bad Request error anymore
  • Fixed: Compacting database after exiting FamilySearch Central doesn't generate SQL error anymore
  • Fixed: RootsMagic doesn't stop updating ordinance counts when it encounters a deleted person on FamilySearch anymore
6.3.0.2 - 26 July 2013
  • New: Added ability to copy FamilySearch ID to clipboard from Share Data screen (button in upper right)
  • New: Added ability to copy FamilySearch ID to clipboard from Edit Person screen (in Options menu)
  • New: RootsMagic adds "standardized date" when adding a fact to FamilySearch Family Tree
  • Fixed: Children on FamilySearch Share Data tab now sort in the order you have them in RootsMagic
  • Fixed: Some issues with a few special date conversions in PAF import
  • Fixed: Some error #404 messages when accessing a living person on FamilySearch Family Tree
6.3.0.1 - 19 July 2013
  • Fixed: Random crashes (access violations) which could occur when problem alerts were enabled
6.3.0.0 - 17 July 2013
  • New: Added Problem Alerts
  • Enhanced: Added code to Database Tools > Clean phantom records to clean up issues with FamilySearch Family Tree links
  • Fixed: A number of small bugs
6.2.1.1 - 29 June 2013
  • Fixed: A bug which could cause an "Abstract Error" when adding a new person to FamilySearch
6.2.1.0 - 28 June 2013
  • New: Added support for FamilySearch's "not a match" feature on the "Find matches" page
  • Fixed: Sources sometimes didn't load properly on the FamilySearch sources page
  • Fixed: Discussions sometimes didn't load on the info screen which pops up from the "Find matches" page
6.2.0.0 - 20 June 2013
  • New: Can now view and copy sources between RootsMagic and FamilySearch Family Tree
  • New: Can now view change history for FamilySearch Family Tree records
  • New: Can now restore changes made from the FamilySearch Family Tree Changes tab
  • New: Can now color code a named group
  • Updated: FamilySearch Share Data screen shows more information when copying data between RootsMagic and FamilySearch
  • Updated: Enhanced FamilySearch Ordinances screen
  • Updated: Sources can be viewed from the FamilySearch Share Data screen
  • Updated: Publish Online now allows WebTags to be included on websites
  • Fixed: Backup now works on databases larger than 4GB
6.1.0.3 - 5 April 2013
  • New: Added FamilySearch Family Tree integration
  • New: Direct Legacy import now imports tags as named groups in RM
  • Fixed: "On This Day" report wasn't displaying famous births, deaths, or historical events
  • Fixed: Several issues when searching fields in sources
  • Fixed: Numerous cosmetic issues
6.0.0.4 - 8 January 2013
  • New: Added code to clean up phantom witness (shared event) records to File > Database Tools
  • New: Added option to put home page photo on published sites above or below the description
  • New: Added creation date to home page of published websites
  • New: Added "root person" button on published website pedigree to return to root person
  • New: Database Tools window stays open after each function (Check Integrity, Rebuild indexes, etc)
  • Fixed: Stopped flash or long initial delays when opening very large databases
  • Fixed: Merging places and place details don't sometimes lose geocoding
  • Fixed: Parents droplist is now visible for LDS SealPar fact edit screen
  • Fixed: Nicknames for alternate names now honor user delimiter "quote" or (parens) on edit screen
  • Fixed: Family results in Find Everywhere didn't always display the family the result belonged to
  • Fixed: Issue with importing accented characters from older PAF files (4 and earlier)
  • Fixed: Importing PAF events with description but no date or place now works
  • Fixed: Published website user links now support relative URLs (starting with ../ )
6.0.0.3 - 6 December 2012
  • New: Added Print and Save options to Find Everywhere results
  • New: When publishing, the "Check site status" now has a "Recheck status" button
  • New: Added option to include a navigation help page for visitors to published sites
  • Fixed: Pressing ESC on main screen would pop up an error message
  • Fixed: Cancelling Find Everywhere would leave SQL statements open
  • Fixed: Optimized Find Everywhere's processing of multimedia records
  • Fixed: Publishing websites could fail if media filenames had certain characters in them
  • Fixed: Some browsers would display published sites with pictures overwriting names in pedigree view
  • Fixed: Descendant View could crash if the person had over 10,000 descendants to display
  • Fixed: Some issues when importing PAF 2, 3, and 4 files
  • Fixed: Last letter of surname could be cut off when importing a GEDCOM file which was missing the trailing / delimiter on the surname
  • Fixed: General sources wouldn't appear on individual page of websites
  • Fixed: Names starting with accented characters would not show up on name index page
  • Fixed: Names with accented characters in them would not sort correctly on name index page
  • Fixed: Name Index would break on databases that have no people with surnames (i.e., all surnames left blank)
6.0.0.2 - 21 November 2012
  • Fixed: Startup access violation error on some slower XP machines
  • Fixed: Startup access violation error on Macs under Crossover
  • Fixed: Some cosmetic issues with published websites
  • Fixed: Tab on edit screen went to WebTags button instead of editing fields
6.0.0.0 - 19 November 2012
  • Initial release

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