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From: Kathy Lenerz <>
Subject: Re: [GENBOX] Ordering Events with no dates
Date: Mon, 07 Feb 2005 16:06:00 -0500
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E.Rodier wrote:
> Undated events might be listed first or last after a file
> transfer.

This is irrelevant to YOUR question of note spacing.

> Most genealogy programs with new version numbers in 2004 have note lines
> split in the middle of words like PAF 5.2 has had since the last version
> of July 2002 and probably the start of PAF 4 free download.

This is what other programs *export*; you need to check what they
*import*-- they're not necessarily the same thing.

> Some genealogy programs depend on sort dates to keep events in
> "readable" order but sort dates are likely to be ignored in file
> transfers. What happens to the order of children or multiple spouses for
> a Genbox descendant wall chart if they were not in "correct" order after
> a file transfer?

Again, these are irrelevant to YOUR question about note spacing.

Sometimes, Elizabeth, it's awfully hard to figure out what you're trying to
get at.


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