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From: "Cheri Casper" <>
Subject: RE: [GENBOX] Genbox FAQs - Queries
Date: Sat, 24 Jan 2004 15:02:48 -0800
In-Reply-To: <004e01c3e2bc$a36d8aa0$ca87fea9@ange>


I didn't know that. When I purchased, it was download only. CheriC

-----Original Message-----
From: Ange Birkhead-Flight [mailto:]
Sent: Saturday, January 24, 2004 12:57 PM
To:
Subject: Re: [GENBOX] Genbox FAQs - Queries


There is a CD option on the order page. It costs a bit more than the
download, because of the additional costs of making the CD and shipping it.

Ange


"Wars are poor chisels for carving out peaceful tomorrows."
- Martin Luther King Jr.

----- Original Message -----
From: "Phil Stevens" <>
To: <>
Sent: Saturday, January 24, 2004 2:26 PM
Subject: Re: [GENBOX] Genbox FAQs - Queries


> Hello list , Just a lurker here wondering this : Is a Trial version of
> GENBOX Available VIA CD in the Postal service ?? , I sotof like what I
see
> on the Website , BUT wish to see how it handles MY data , Not Mr Lincoln
!!
> , I do Not wish to Download the prog ,
> Thank you , Phil
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "wim prange" <>
> To: <>
> Sent: Saturday, January 24, 2004 10:04 AM
> Subject: RE: [GENBOX] Genbox FAQs - Queries
>
>
> > Hi Don,
> >
> > I'll see what I can do.
> >
> > Gr. Wim
> >
> > > -----Oorspronkelijk bericht-----
> > > Van: Don Zochert [mailto:]
> > > Verzonden: donderdag 22 januari 2004 13:30
> > > Aan:
> > > Onderwerp: Re: [GENBOX] Genbox FAQs - Queries
> > >
> > >
> > >
> > > > If I could get a couple of examples for queries, that would be a
> > > great help.
> > > > The helpfile has some examples so I could use those too probably.
> > >
> > >
> > >
> > > Hi, Wim,
> > >
> > > If you're really writing a FAQ, here are a couple queries I could use
> > > help on:
> > >
> > > * How would you identify all members of a single line--i.e., all
> > > ancestors and all descendants of a single target individual? Can you
> > > limit the query to a specified number of generations? Can you
manipulate
> > > the resulting list? For instance, can you set a flag on all list
> > > members? Can you extract the results of this query to a new Genbox
> dataset?
> > >
> > > * How would you identify all persons in your database who lived in a
> > > specific place and who are not related to a target individual? This
> > > query would involve querying on multiple events (Birth, Residence,
> > > Census, etc.) to meet the first condition and a negative test to meet
> > > the second.
> > >
> > > * How would you identify all persons who were witnesses at baptisms
in
> > > a specific country? How would you then create a report sorting the
> > > results by name of baptized child and by date? Could you create a
report
> > > showing the frequency with which each baptismal witness associated (as
a
> > > witness to a baptism event) with each other baptismal witness?
> > >
> > > * How would you identify each occurance of a place name or a textual
> > > reference to a specific source or person within ANY research note?
> > >
> > > Thanks!
> > >
> > > Don
> > >
> > >
> > >
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