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Merge of sources

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Re: Merge of sources

Posted: 8 May 2013 6:15AM GMT
Classification: Query
Betty said: "I hope that there is a solution somewhere."

In my mind the solution is, "don't take short cuts" and by this I mean do all your own work and do not allow programs to tell you what they want to enter.

I don't let FTM enter places or sources I enter them all by hand. I set guidelines that I follow for data entry. It has been noted on this blog that sometimes hints will generate different source titles when they are from the same source. This is due in part because what one person sees as two sources another person sees as the same source.

Even for me sometime I will read the source and think I should name it one thing then after reviewing my source list I will see that I did enter another source with a slightly different title.
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TheDahlstedts 7 May 2013 6:43PM GMT 
rgaddis 7 May 2013 7:03PM GMT 
keithnuttle 7 May 2013 10:40PM GMT 
TheDahlstedts 8 May 2013 7:04AM GMT 
kj_norway 8 May 2013 12:15PM GMT 
TheDahlstedts 8 May 2013 1:21PM GMT 
BrklynBridge 8 May 2013 2:21PM GMT 
kj_norway 8 May 2013 2:30PM GMT 
kj_norway 8 May 2013 4:36PM GMT 
BrklynBridge 8 May 2013 4:59PM GMT 
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