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From: "s.lloyd9" <>
Subject: Re: [GENBOX] Places in Sentence Output
Date: Wed, 22 Jun 2005 21:43:52 +0100
References: <HLENKFAGJBOMJKOMBBPJAEECDMAA.paulharris@nc.rr.com> <008401c57769$66f21620$193a0c52@homepc>


Paul,
I forgot to say that to get the correct output in reports Bill suggested
On the Detail page, set "Merge event citations into single footnote" to
"Always merge".

Sally
----- Original Message -----
From: "s.lloyd9" <>
To: <>
Sent: Wednesday, June 22, 2005 9:31 PM
Subject: Re: [GENBOX] Places in Sentence Output


> Paul,
> I think that this is the problem I have in 3.4.0 according to Bill which
> he has corrected in the Beta version, are you seeing it in the Beta
> version? I'm not, everything is working as it should.
>
> Sally
>
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Paul J. Harris" <>
> To: <>
> Sent: Wednesday, June 22, 2005 9:09 PM
> Subject: RE: [GENBOX] Places in Sentence Output
>
>
>> Wim,
>>
>> I have discovered some kind of relationship with the General Source
>> Citation. If I find an Event that generates LOCAL SITE "in" PLACE, so
>> far,
>> it has NOT had a Source Citation to the general, overall source button
>> (as
>> is the case with most of my events. If I ADD a Citation to the general
>> button, the Event then generates the full place name properly. If I then
>> delete the general citation, it reverts back to LOCAL SITE "in" PLACE.
>>
>> Paul
>>
>> -----Original Message-----
>> From: Paul J. Harris [mailto:]
>> Sent: Wednesday, June 22, 2005 3:10 PM
>> To:
>> Subject: RE: [GENBOX] Places in Sentence Output
>>
>>
>> Wim,
>>
>> This is the way it is generated from the [L] code, and for the life of
>> me, I
>> cannot figure out why, or under what circumstances to reliably repeat it.
>>
>> Watching and waiting for more data! <g>
>>
>> Paul
>>
>> -----Original Message-----
>> From: wim prange [mailto:]
>> Sent: Wednesday, June 22, 2005 2:31 PM
>> To:
>> Subject: Re: [GENBOX] Places in Sentence Output
>>
>>
>> Hi Paul,
>>
>> I was wondering about the prepositions with CheriC's sentence: "in
>> Machpelah Cemetery in Lexington".
>>
>> I can't manage to produce two prepositions with only the [L]-code, only
>> the lowest level can get a preposition to my knowledge. So where do
>> these come from? The places table, the eventtemplate, or from the event
>> itself?
>> There is also no comma between the two levels in CheriC's example as
>> well in yours. Typing errors or is this the way it is generated?
>>
>> Gr. Wim
>>
>>
>> Paul J. Harris schreef:
>>> I'll chime in to say that I have noticed this problem as well, but
>>> haven't
>>> felt I could get enough information about the circumstances to report
>>> it.
>>> Perhaps others could verify if some of my observations agree with what
>> they
>>> are seeing:
>>>
>>> 1. I believe this problem only shows up when the Place starts with a
>>> Local
>>> Site.
>>>
>>> 2. When it happens, I see prepositions before both place levels, i.e.,
>> "...
>>> married AT St. John's Episcopal Church IN Columbus."
>>>
>>> Paul
>>>
>>> -----Original Message-----
>>> From: Claire Quortrup [mailto:]
>>> Sent: Wednesday, June 22, 2005 1:46 PM
>>> To:
>>> Subject: Re: [GENBOX] Places in Sentence Output
>>>
>>>
>>> Hi to all,
>>>
>>> This problem is not limited to a Burial Event. I have found it to be
>>> random and inconsistent as you say Kathy. Have noticed it for sometime
>>> but not sure when it started. On Custom Narrative reports I saved that
>>> printed correctly when I originally created them I now have place
>>> levels that should be printing leaving out county or state.
>>>
>>> Claire
>>>
>>> ----- Original Message -----
>>> From: "Kathy Lenerz" <>
>>> To: <>
>>> Sent: Wednesday, June 22, 2005 10:03 AM
>>> Subject: Re: [GENBOX] Places in Sentence Output
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>>>wim prange wrote:
>>>>
>>>>>In that Options-report, is [L~] Lowest non-blank maybe checked?
>>>>>Or else, what are the place-settings for the preview-report?
>>>>>Settings that have on effect on places appear on the Content-tab
>>>>>(Event detail), Style-tab (events detail order), Detail-tab and
>>>>>Format-tab (short places, place context).
>>>>
>>>>Wim,
>>>>I originally thought it might be the preview-report settings, but
>>>>now I don't think so. I have no preview-report selected, so I
>>>>thought the preview was just using options from the last report I
>>>>generated. I tried using different report options, as you suggest,
>>>>but that had no effect.
>>>>
>>>>This problem is random and inconsistent. When I try to generate it,
>>>>I can't. Since yesterday, it has happened to me once. But when I
>>>>went back to that preview a few minutes after it happened, the
>>>>preview was fine.
>>>>
>>>>Cheri-- I haven't kept systematic track of when I've seen the
>>>>problem, but I've been adding a lot of obits recently, so maybe it's
>>>>the Burial event that's the problem.
>>>>
>>>>Kathy
>>>>
>>>>
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