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Stopping Family Tree Maker for Mac 2 from abbreviating names

Stopping Family Tree Maker for Mac 2 from abbreviating names

Posted: 1358392830000
Classification: Query
Edited: 1358393295000
Does anyone know how to keep FTM from abbreviating names that are displayed on the Family pane? Is there a limit to how many characters you can have in each person's "bubble" in that display? I am entering siblings whose given names all begin with the same letter.

Also, in the index, how do I add "christening" to the drop-down menu? I don't have any birth dates, only christening dates. All the birth dates say "Unknown." I want to be able to sort by christening dates.

Re: Stopping Family Tree Maker for Mac 2 from abbreviating names

Posted: 1358393385000
Classification: Query
You might get better response from the FTM for Mac message board at http://boards.ancestry.com/topics.software.ftmmac/mb.ashx

Re: Stopping Family Tree Maker for Mac 2 from abbreviating names

Posted: 1358393953000
Classification: Query
Thanks. I tried searching "Family Tree Maker for Mac 2" on the forum search but it didn't return a URL!
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