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It appears that you uploaded two GEDCOMs to a single family tree:
Subsequently, it looks like you deleted that family tree and tried to re-upload both of the GEDCOMs. Unfortunately, we don't have the merge funcitons working quite yet, so our program blocks duplicate GEDCOMs. The question is, how can we help you fix your family tree(s) at this point? We have a few options:
Just let us know which option you prefer.
-Nathan 14:53, 14 March 2007 (MDT)
GEDCOM delelete ready next week
We apologize, but we've been delayed in completing the GEDCOM delete functionality in our program so that you may delete and then re-upload your GEDCOM. We should hopefully have this functionality ready by early next week. -Nathan 11:07, 24 March 2007 (MDT)
RM_Fencl.GED is being held for review
The pages from "RM_Fencl.GED" have not yet been generated because they appear to match pages from a GEDCOM you have previously imported to WeRelate. Please be patient while we take a look at your GEDCOM. If it turns out that the people in Overlap.ged are different from people you have imported previously, your pages will be generated right after the review, which should happen tomorrow (or Monday if tomorrow falls on a weekend).
If you have already imported a GEDCOM containing people in RM_Fencl.GED, we need to ask for your patience. We don't at present have a way to auto-merge people from multiple GEDCOM submissions, so if RM_Fencl.GED includes people you have previously imported, importing RM_Fencl.GED will create duplicate pages that you will have to merge later by hand. In the near future we will allow you to delete the pages generated by your previous GEDCOM submission and start over with a new GEDCOM. Until then please be patient. We will notify you as soon as deleting pages is available.
-WeRelate agent 21:08, 24 March 2007 (MDT)
Facts on person pages
Hi. I noticed you had a lot of facts on some of your pages. Wow! You have done some great research. I don't know if you care, but you can include 44 different kinds of facts in the fact section with as many alternate opinions and multiples instances as you like. There is an add event/fact button under the fact section and a down arrow next to the new field. If you click on the arrow, you can page through the different types of facts. So if someone had 5 occupations, you could put all of them in the occupation section. Just thought you'd like to know. :-)--sq 10:17, 11 April 2007 (MDT)
RM_Fencl.GED Imported Successfully
The pages from your GEDCOM, "RM_Fencl.GED" have been generated successfully. You may view them byand opening the family tree into which this GEDCOM was imported.
-WeRelate agent 16:40, 20 April 2007 (MDT)
RM_Fencl.GED is being held for review
The pages from "RM_Fencl.GED" have not yet been generated because they appear to match pages from a GEDCOM you have previously imported to WeRelate. Please be patient while we take a look at your GEDCOM. If it turns out that the people in RM_Fencl.GED don't really overlap people you have imported previously, your pages will be generated right after the review, which should happen tomorrow (or Monday if tomorrow falls on a weekend).
If you have already imported a GEDCOM containing people in RM_Fencl.GED, you have two options:
-WeRelate agent 16:51, 20 April 2007 (MDT)