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From: "Spencer Field" <>
Subject: [GENBOX] Clean up of View Places
Date: Mon, 19 Nov 2007 20:11:26 -0700
I am cleaning up the places list (view>places) after a Gedcom import from
I have one entry-- #583, Bicester, Oxfordshire, England, with two links to
I have a second entry--# 788, Bicester, with a link to a third person.
If I merge #788 into # 583, I am left with #583 Bicester, Oxfordshire,
England and under Names tab in View>Places -- two Bicester's, each having
different numbers in the last column after the name Bicester.
If I highlight and delete either Bicester that is in the Names tab, I am
asked if I want to delete Bicester, Oxfordshire, England, and all records
etc. If I say yes, all reference to Bicester is gone.
Is there a way to eliminate one Bicester in the Name tab (View>Places) or
does this have to be cleaned up before the Gedcom import into an empty
database? I have more than one of this occurrence.
Or can it just be left, as they are both spelled the same, and not cause any
Or am I going about it completely wrong from the beginning?
I have ran check structure, compact, check links, check field codes, and
With Thanks in advance
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