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Re: removing family groups
Posted by: Bill Buchanan (ID *****2311) Date: January 16, 2006 at 14:40:34
In Reply to: removing family groups by rena jacobsen of 4832

This message is probably coming too late to help you, but yes, there is a much faster way to delete whole family lines. Firstly, backup your database (including the date in the file name for handy reference). Then if you mess-up you can easily restor it to return to where you are now, with nothing lost.

Use File menu > Export and select the lines you wish to delete as if you were going to export them. Check for the >> symbol to make sure you aren't selecting anyone you want ot keep. Instead of exporting them, click the Delete button, and they are gone.

Bill Buchanan

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