How do I do a global edit, with conditions, on my data?

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Just onverted 'Massachusetts,USA' to 'Massachusetts Bay Colony' 1630-1691 ...I have lots more such edits and I'm not excited about doing them one at a time ...
in Genealogy Help by Bob Jewett G2G Astronaut (1.2m points)
I agree with Bob. There are a number of fields where this can be exceptionally useful. As an example, today I realised I made a spelling mistake in a place of birth and death - should have been Colesberg and NOT Colesburg. If we can't do global changes on the profiles that we manage, then at least we should have advanced search and retrieve options to get a list of the profiles we need to edit.

Regards,

Wynand

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Hi Bob,

I'm afraid one-at-a-time is the only way to do it.

Chris
by Chris Whitten G2G Astronaut (1.3m points)
selected by Keith Baker

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