Posted By:Roy Engle
Subject:Re: Exporting PAF 5.0 & 5.1 to PAF 5.1 file
Post Date:July 12, 2001 at 14:00:35
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Gedcom 5.5 is a Standard used by different genealogy software vendors. PAF 3/4/5 use this standard too. However, Gedcom 4.0 was the standard used in PAF 2.1-2.3.1.
Then there is the character sets used, e.g. Ansi, Ansel, Unicode, and UTF8 Unicode. Most genealogical programs use Ansel, but the new PAF5 uses UTF8.