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EXACT/SAME user-submitter "alternates" and "corrections" are multiplying

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EXACT/SAME user-submitter "alternates" and "corrections" are multiplying

Posted: 1368800914000
Classification: Query
Reviewing the *Recent Member Activity* on my homepage shows me what records I have previously linked to profile in my tree and that have new "alternates" or "corrections" submitted by another user.

Clicking on one of those links from Recent Member Activity, you're directed to the image page, not the transcribed record page.

Using the new image viewer, the only indication of the "alternates" or "corrections" is by clicking the appropriate field in the index, if you can guess. As you see from the attachment, my alternate/correction, as well as a new submitted alternate/correction, for the EXACT SAME alternate/correction I submitted last year. I know which one I made, it has the (edit) next to it, and the data is bold and italicized. What I can't is go to the record transcription page (without 12 steps) to view the details of alternate submission.

Either the user who submitted the same alternate/correction can't see the SAME ONE that already exists or they don't understand how this system works.

Regardless, the proliferation of alternate clutter is out of control, and the way it works in concert with search and
save/review is making this site a junk yard.

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