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#1 Vyger

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Posted 29 May 2018 - 01:00 PM

In light of the Rootsmagic white paper stating Ancestry has no place for the Person Nickname Field whereas Ancestry does recognize the Alternate Name entry, I would like to propose the following;

 

Simple utility to enable those who wish to move closer to the Ancestry Name model a simple utility to change Person Nickname to Alternate Name type: Nickname with option to confirm each entry or all.

 


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#2 Renee Zamora

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Posted 29 May 2018 - 01:17 PM

Confirming this is on the enhancement request list. 


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