Chat | Daily Search | My GenForum | Community Standards | Terms of Service
Jump to Forum
Home: General Topics: Personal Ancestral File Forum

Post FollowupReturn to Message ListingsPrint Message

Unwanted special characters in Register Index
Posted by: C Garrason (ID *****7875) Date: May 03, 2009 at 08:12:26
  of 4828

I use PAF and Companion and prepare Register format reports for WordPerfect. The Index is NOT compiled by Companion which is good but is left for me to do that in WP after I have done the editing.

I never change an index entry created by Companion but the compiled Index often, but not always, has a special character following the name. It can be almost any printable punctuation from comma to ampersand. If the report is for someone special I then have to do a search and delete in WP to remove these characters. That's a separate search for each special character I find.

My version of WP (X3) is much more advanced than that for which Companion was written but I don't see why that should effect this.

Any ideas? Thanks!


Notify Administrator about this message?
Followups:

Post FollowupReturn to Message ListingsPrint Message

http://genforum.genealogy.com/paf/messages/4240.html
Search this forum:

Search all of GenForum:

Proximity matching
Add this forum to My GenForum Link to GenForum
Add Forum
Home |  Help |  About Us |  Site Index |  Jobs |  PRIVACY |  Affiliate
© 2007 The Generations Network