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by Clive Hawkins
Thu Feb 16, 2006 6:14 pm
Forum: TreeDraw genealogy charting
Topic: Updating text
Replies: 0
Views: 16270

Updating text

After making a change to information in Legacy, it is possible by "Edit", "Update text" to add this information to a chart without having to redraw it. In my case, I had discovered the date of birth of a family member and added it to the Legacy file. I then did "update text" and found that the new d...
by Clive Hawkins
Fri Feb 10, 2006 9:19 pm
Forum: TreeDraw genealogy charting
Topic: Default settings
Replies: 3
Views: 9835

Default settings

When you open a dialog box, sometimes the settings are the default ones and sometimes they are the settings which you last entered. 1) As an example, Options/Preferences/Appearance will always come up with H & V grid spacings of 20 & 20, whatever you used last time. 2) However, Options/Preferences/I...
by Clive Hawkins
Fri Feb 10, 2006 9:07 pm
Forum: TreeDraw genealogy charting
Topic: Producing compact legible charts
Replies: 2
Views: 8745

Producing compact legible charts

I had exactly the same problem and managed to achieve a good result after considerable trial and error. I juggled font size, word wrap and H & V grid to get a good readable chart of the correct size and then entered peculiar margin sizes to centralise it on the paper. I guess the exact figures will ...