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#1 SomebodySmart

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Posted 18 February 2019 - 08:06 PM

My ancestral town has gone thru name changes. When I start typing in the place details, which have already been used for one variation of the name, they don't come up when I enter them under another place name.

 

 

Also, I just made a GEDCOM now and while it was building, it showed how many persons, families and sources, but this promptly disappears from the screen.

 



#2 zhangrau

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Posted 18 February 2019 - 10:49 PM

1 - I don't believe there is any way to share place details among multiple places. You'll have to re-enter them for each main place variation.

 

2 - I consider the GEDCOM counter to be just a form of progress bar. In fact, it always ends on a "decade" count, instead of the actual count. For example, if the database has 423 individuals, the GEDCOM count will stop at 420. If you want accurate counts, go to File > Properties.