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sharing my private tree

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Re: sharing my private tree

Posted: 1 Sep 2013 10:59AM GMT
Classification: Query
First - the private message service has failed often recently, so it may be (trying to be scrupulously fair here) that s/he has not received your messages.

But - I've also felt violated, so I understand.

Having taken your tree private, you have a couple of options. You can make it unsearchable, so people don't get hints from it - or even know it exists. That will take some time to accomplish, because the indexing process is irregular and more and more infrequent.

You can leave it searchable, so that others can see you have information, but will only be able to see that there may be information, but no details, documents, photos are visible. They can then attempt to contact you through the private message service and ask questions or for access.

In tree settings, click on the 2nd tab "privacy settings." 2nd section has the private tree and "prevent from being found" options.
SubjectAuthorDate Posted
twasia 1 Sep 2013 4:35PM GMT 
BurgessDonnel... 1 Sep 2013 4:59PM GMT 
McComberdesce... 1 Sep 2013 6:33PM GMT 
twasia 3 Sep 2013 9:30AM GMT 
twasia 3 Sep 2013 9:46AM GMT 
McComberdesce... 3 Sep 2013 12:12PM GMT 
BurgessDonnel... 3 Sep 2013 12:16PM GMT 
WilmaLepore 4 Sep 2013 5:08AM GMT 
damara84 4 Sep 2013 3:28PM GMT 
twasia 4 Sep 2013 9:10PM GMT 
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