Legacy Family Tree

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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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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Legacy FT place names merge fixed

I had a pleasant surprise today. I was able to get into the tables of the locations and so different sorts to find problematic data that is not allowed in Legacy Family Tree software. The results were wonderful. I was able to do a simple sort and find the locations that had not been verified! …

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Legacy & Family Search Locations Warning

I have enjoyed the efforts of the Mormon church to try to fix a reputation problem their family trees have had for several years. The work is mostly trash, and accuracy seems the last thing considered by most of them. Ancestry has followed suit, so its trees also have to be carefully considered before use. …

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