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FTM 2012 extremely slow report generating

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FTM 2012 extremely slow report generating

Posted: 12 Feb 2012 12:14PM GMT
Classification: Query
I have FTM 2012 on a computer w/ Windows XP and it runs fine, a bit slow on startup but with over 8,600 individuals and associated items - I expected that.
What I didn't expect was how long it takes to generate a descendant report of 14 generations - egad - I could move to a new house faster. I shut down/disabled everything else on my computer, ended all processes that were extra - enhanced the performance of the computer, did one generation at a time increase - and it still took forever - actually it never finished - I gave up after 11 hours.
I finally got fed up, reloaded my FTM 2006 and the 688 page report generated in less than 10 minutes.
So, it's not my Windows XP computer - it is definitely the program - even if the program is a resource hog - it shouldn't take days for FTM 2012 to generate a report that took FTM 2006 less than 10 minutes.
Any thoughts? Am not financially able to buy a new computer, I have plenty of hardware installed.
SubjectAuthorDate Posted
Robin Hodgkin... 12 Feb 2012 7:14PM GMT 
jamclo 12 Feb 2012 8:06PM GMT 
Robin Hodgkin... 12 Feb 2012 8:24PM GMT 
jamclo 12 Feb 2012 8:35PM GMT 
KATHYMARIEANN 12 Feb 2012 11:20PM GMT 
bbryan84 13 Feb 2012 12:58PM GMT 
parsons1149 10 Jul 2013 7:43PM GMT 
tulrose 10 Jul 2013 8:24PM GMT 
Robin Hodgkin... 13 Jul 2013 11:01AM GMT 
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