- Import - multiple copes of media?
Re: Import - multiple copes of media?
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Only 3 generations I have more than that!
On 8 Mar 2021, at 09:42, John <johngunson@...
Hi Sally & Victor,
Project backups don't have to go to the hard drive do they? I send my back-ups to a USB stick by default. I keep 3 generations, so you can tell how old I am, as that is how I was taught on main-frames!!
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Subject: Re: [family-historian] Import - multiple copes of media?
When you back up a project folder it is saved on your hard drive. The more timesyou back this up they are all saved and this fills ylour hard drive so I would delete the earlier back ups. I normally just keep one previopis back up
On 07/03/2021 9:11 am, Sally Lloyd wrote:
Thank you Mike, I must say your explanation really surprised me! A couple more questions. When the Project is backed up will I get another copy of the media folder? If so it's going to quickly fill up my hard drive. If I imported my tree into another program and then used that to make the Gedcom file would that help? I would really like to be able to see all the links to an image in one place.
Like Heather I was thinking of changing from a citation lumper into a citation splitter but I'm beginning to wonder if it's just going to be too much work on top of trying to sort out the media problem and whether I should choose another program altogether.
I'll certainly report to support, thanks for the link.
Thanks again for your help,
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