Advanced Help

The Advanced level of CharTree gives you all the features of the Basic level, plus:

Who

Additional person input.
  • Specify a person to draw descendant lines through:
    Through:Pull down Person, select Through, and enter or click on a person to draw descendant lines through.
    This feature lets you select lines of descendants to display, pulling out just the detail you want to illustrate your text.
Unselect:
Unselect a Person

Scope

Advanced level adds to the charts available in Basic level.

Reports

The Related report finds all blood relations between two (or more) people, and displays them all on a chart.

Code

Display GEDCOM code above chart (see also Chart GEDCOM and Individual Report)
If ClipYear is set, Code won't be shown for living people born after ClipYear.
Plain:Just code for persons and families.
Cited:Like Sourced, but without TEXT lines.
Sourced:Plus SOUR, EVEN, and Other records.
If ClipYear is set, Cited is shown instead of Sourced.
   

Upgrade to Research level.

Options

Advanced level has many options.
Personal details:
nodates:Do not display dates
REFN:Display reference tags
EVEN:Display events

The TYPE subtag is required; all others are optional. For example, this:

1 EVEN
2 TYPE Ph.D. Plant Ecology
2 DATE 1949
2 AGNC Duke U.
2 SOUR @S2@
2 ASSO @I2@
3 RELA Advisor
will produce approximately this:
* 1949 Ph.D. Plant Ecology, Duke U., Henry John Oosting, Advisor
Assuming that @I2@ is Henry John Oosting.

If there is no TYPE, a type value is sought as the value of the EVEN tag, or as an OBIT tag, or as the value of a NOTE, PLAC, or TEXT, in that order.

Any
1 DEED
is treated as
1 EVEN
2 TYPE Deed
Any
1 DIV
is treated as
1 EVEN
2 TYPE Divorced

NOTE:Display notes (can be quite lengthy)

NOTE is not yet implemented.

Page margins:      
Left Margin:Left margin in inches
Right Margin:Right margin in inches
Top Margin:Top margin in inches
Bottom Margin:Bottom margin in inches
Save GEDCOM:
Chart GEDCOM
If Code is displayed, use this link to retrieve GEDCOM for the current chart.