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Age does not show up on Edit Person screen

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#1 LRockenstein


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Posted 13 May 2018 - 05:56 PM

Is there a way to have the current age show up while in Edit Person?

#2 zhangrau


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Posted 13 May 2018 - 10:35 PM

Do you mean when you have just typed in a new fact, that lies somewhere between the birth and death dates?


Hit the [Save] button for that fact.


If there is no valid Birth fact, then there is no way for RM to calculate an age.

#3 John_of_Ross_County


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Posted 14 May 2018 - 08:00 PM

It is a poor solution, but add a "Residence" fact with today's date.  The person's age is then displayed.  It would be easier to use  calculator.

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Posted 15 May 2018 - 10:24 AM

I actually created an Age fact with the sentence templates: 


Principle Role: < [Person:HeShe]> was< [Person:Age:Plain]> years old< [Date]>.


Witness Role: < [ThisPerson:HeShe]> was< [ThisPerson:Age:Plain]> years old< [Date]>.


I added the fact to myself and then shared it with all the living people in my database. I only need to update the date on my fact to make it update on everyone else. Then I can see age of everyone currently living.