Posted 03 February 2018 - 02:18 PM
Posted 03 February 2018 - 04:25 PM
Occupation is a fact type, with fields for:
What is it that you are having trouble editing?
Posted 08 February 2018 - 12:45 PM
I’m trying change Pg to Page, through our the File and other short cuts with the longer description name. I thought I could do globally, ie, like in Place list under the Lists menu.
Posted 08 February 2018 - 02:15 PM
It sounds to me like you are talking about wanting to change text entered into the Occupation - Description field.
If that's true, then NO, there is no global Search & Replace for Fact Type - Description fields.
Posted 08 February 2018 - 04:57 PM
You could use Search>Find Everywhere to locate the text 'pg" you want to change. Then edit it from the links in the results.
Posted 08 February 2018 - 10:50 PM
Which is a one-by-one, manual edit, rather than a global search & replace. Works, but time consuming...
Posted 09 February 2018 - 09:17 AM
Back in the days of Windows 3.1, you could create a script to do the edit, then create a script to repeat the first script 50 times. I did a lot of bulk editing that way but, alas, no more.
Posted 11 February 2018 - 05:04 PM
One can use a SQLite manager for edits of this sort that are beyond RM's capabilities.