Ramblings

Legacy to Rootsmagic Woe

I was stumbling around digging up lost files and came across this list. It was made during the time I was converting the data from Legacy Family Tree to RootsMagic. It probably goes without saying, but the process took weeks to do. It is not at all smooth, because the two programs operate on totally …

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Legacy Family Tree Abandoned

It has been several years of suffering in Legacy Family Software, and now I have finally realized this cannot continue. What caused this to reach the final straw? I read in a help file on their website when I decided to split the file down to smaller sections that the software really cannot handle more …

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MS Access and Legacy Family Tree

I’m sitting here waiting for Microsoft Access to finish rebuilding my Legacy Family Tree database again. It is so sad. I thought I had gotten a great deal when I paid for Legacy Family Tree Deluxe, but what I did not know was that I also would have to have own Microsoft Access as well …

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Legacy Deletes Location Notes

Well, it just happened again! An age old problem that keeps haunting me everywhere I go and year after year. Here’s what happens! Description First, I begin by making a new location, and get things all set up and proper. I even add extensive notes to the new location and then go to save it, …

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