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From: Hubert Klöser <>
Subject: Re: [GENBOX] Genbox and the future
Date: Sun, 20 Jun 2010 07:11:33 +0200
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Five!

Hubert

> -----Ursprüngliche Nachricht-----
> Von: [mailto:genbox-
> ] Im Auftrag von Shelley French
> Gesendet: Sonntag, 20. Juni 2010 06:36
> An:
> Betreff: Re: [GENBOX] Genbox and the future
>
> Four!
>
> > From:
> > To:
> > Date: Sat, 19 Jun 2010 17:18:39 -0700
> > CC:
> > Subject: Re: [GENBOX] Genbox and the future
> >
> > Three!
> >
> > Marc Irish
> >
> > Sent from my iPad
> >
> > On Jun 19, 2010, at 4:58 PM, "Cheri Casper" <>
> wrote:
> >
> > > Make that two buyers, Bill.
> > >
> > > CheriC
> > >
> > > -----Original Message-----
> > > From:
> > > [mailto:] On Behalf Of Denise L.
> > > Moss-Fritch
> > > Sent: Saturday, June 19, 2010 12:31 PM
> > > To:
> > > Subject: [GENBOX] Genbox and the future
> > >
> > > Paul and Cheri,
> > >
> > > I too have reviewed other Windows based genealogy software. I
> > > currently have five genealogy applications, in addition to Genbox,
> > > on this desktop. After working in Silicon Valley's software industry
> > > for 27 years I have an interest in the workings of and process flow of
> applications.
> > >
> > > With large software applications involving multiple teams of
> > > developers, each team is so focused upon their particular module
> > > that they rarely understand the overall flow and operation of the
> > > large application. As someone who wrote the customer documentation
> > > for such large applications, meaning I had to understand the process
> > > flow of a customer's work environment and in what situations they
> > > would be using the company's software, I typically had a better
> > > understanding of the 'whole product' than the individuals developers.
> > >
> > > I recently added a death event to each of those six genealogy
> > > applications I have. I found the ease to complexity of adding that
> > > death event to each of the different genealogy applications to be
> > > illuminating. And yes, Genbox was the easiest to add the event,
> > > involvement of multiple individuals, sourcing, and customizing of each
> individual's sentence structure.
> > >
> > > For me, I look at the following in a genealogy software:
> > > * Gender (when identifying individuals and in relationships)
> > > * Recording multiple individuals involved in an event
> > > * Adding an individual source, and multiple citations (with
> > > specifics) from that source
> > > * Assigning sources to parts of an event (date or location)
> > > * Adding and assigning a location (all levels from a facility's
> > > name, address, and political jurisdiction)
> > > * Viewing and changing a generic sentence for an individual's event
> > >
> > > Perhaps as I have more time now that I am finally 'retired', I can
> > > dig into, understand, and begin using the Researchers,
> > > Correspondence Log, Projects, and Research Targets modules of Genbox.
> > >
> > > And as you, I am definitely anxiously awaiting Bill's release of
Genbox 4.
> > > Bill you have one buyer for Genbox 4 here.
> > >
> > > Best,
> > >
> > > Denise
> > >
> > >
> > >
> > >
> > > -----Original Message-----
> > > From:
> > > [mailto:] On Behalf Of Paul J. Harris
> > > Sent: Saturday, June 19, 2010 8:14 AM
> > > To:
> > > Subject: Re: [GENBOX] Dick Eastman's Review of Genealogy Programs
> > > for Windows
> > >
> > > Cheri,
> > >
> > > I have also taken a look at several of the other offerings. Even
> > > newer programs with slick interfaces do not even begin to approach
> > > Genbox's source citation abilities, nor the handling of places. I'm
> > > still happy with antique Genbox, and like Denise, am hopeful for its
> > > future. Just wish we could see more signs supporting that hope. <g>
> > >
> > > Paul
> > >
> > >
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