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Tuesday's Tip - Edit Toolbar (Beginner)

TT - Edit Toolbar

Tuesday's Tips provide brief how-to's to help you learn to use the Legacy Family Tree software with new tricks and techniques.

Edit Toolbar (Beginner)

This Toolbar is used when you want to edit existing data as opposed to adding new data.

This toolbar will look different depending on what you have set in Options > Customize > View > 8.14 Prompt Style (gbl). If you have it set as Traditional, this is what you will see:

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If you have the option set to Gender-Neutral, this is what you will see: 

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Notice that Husband and Wife have been replaced by Right Spouse and Left Spouse.

This toolbar is pretty self-explanatory but make sure that you notice that there are down arrows next to two of the Unlink options which will give you an additional drop down menu.

Drop down menu
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Next time we will take a look at the Add Toolbar.


Find tech tips every day in the Facebook Legacy User Group. The group is free and is available to anyone with a Facebook account.

For video tech tips check out the Legacy Quick Tips page.  These short videos will make it easy for you to learn all sort of fun and interesting ways to look at your genealogy research.

Michele Simmons Lewis, CG® is part of the Legacy Family Tree team at MyHeritage. She handles the enhancement suggestions that come in from our users as well as writing for Legacy News. You can usually find her hanging out on the Legacy User Group Facebook page answering questions and posting tips.




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i need more info. on this to use the tool bar

Is there something in particular that you are unsure of?

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