Posted By:Ted Arbon
Subject:PAF 5 Improvements
Post Date:February 27, 2001 at 20:06:27
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Forum:Personal Ancestral File Forum
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See all changes at :
Or see Dick Eastmans report on it at:

PAF 5 Improvements Over PAF 4 {9.5 MB} Jan 17, 2001
The biggest change in PAF 5 is that you can type and store characters from many of the world's languages.
Technically, the database has been redesigned to accommodate all Unicode data
You can type optional romanized and phonetic names for individuals whose names are natively written in a non-roman alphabet (such as Hebrew, Cyrillic, or Chinese