Surnames/tags: data_doctors db_error_835
Description of Error - 835: Local file reference
This error indicates the profile contains references to files on a local computer that are not visible to anyone on the internet. Example: File: C:\Users\jbsmith\Genealogy\weddingcertificate.jpg.
Content of info column: Lines, where the file is listed. ex. File: C:\Users\joeblow\Documents\Geneaology\Grant_Photos\P110_1568_1156.jpg
No one more than the user that uploaded the GEDCOM can access the file P110_1568_1156.jpg as the file probably is located on his/her own PC
VideoSuggestion 835 Local file reference
- GEDCOM import that is not cleaned.
- Remove the reference to local file and try to upload the picture to WikiTree or contact the person that did the GEDCOM import to upload the missing picture.
You can see in help under section photos, how to do that.
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Bio text is searched for presence of 'c:\' or 'd:\', which covers most of local files.
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