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Re: [FHCNET] Re: Temple Sub. on Flash Drives

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  • Diane Kirkham
    Dear Sis. Parry, Thank you so much. I will try this. Sis. Diane Kirkham Battle Creek, Michigan 1st Ward, ... -- Diane Kirkham Dance like no one is watching
    Message 1 of 11 , May 8, 2007
      Dear Sis. Parry,
      Thank you so much. I will try this.

      Sis. Diane Kirkham
      Battle Creek, Michigan 1st Ward,

      On 5/7/07, Venita Roylance <venitar@...> wrote:
      >
      > Hi Diane,
      >
      > TR first needs to recognize the USB drive and where it is connected.
      > At our center, the USB ports are F:/ or G:/ but TR only recognizes
      > A:/ (3½ floppy) or C:/ (the hard drive). If yours is the same, when
      > TR asks you where you want to save the submission, choose C:/ or
      > "Hard Drive" instead of 3½ floppy and pay attention to where the file
      > will go. The desktop is the easiest place to find it, if you can make
      > that choice. When the process is finished, find the saved TR
      > submission file and 'drag and drop' or 'copy and paste' it onto your
      > USB drive.
      >
      > Alternate plan: Save the submission file to a 3½ floppy disk as
      > usual, then open the floppy and 'drag and drop' or 'copy and paste'
      > it onto the USB drive.
      >
      > If somebody has an easier way to do this, please let us know.
      >
      > Yours,
      >
      > Sr. Venita Parry
      > Missionary
      > Family History Training Center
      > Provo, Utah
      >
      > Utah South Area Family History Training Center
      > http://www.familyhistorytraining.org/
      >
      > Homepage: Family History and Other Fascinations
      > http://homepage.mac.com/venitar/home.html
      >
      >
      > On May 7, 2007, at 5:31 AM, Diane Kirkham wrote:
      >
      > > Gary,
      > > Maybe I spoke incorrectly, I am not using the old DOS TR. I was
      > > wondering, when you reach the point in TR from PAF 5 and they
      > > instruct you
      > > to insert a disk into the computer to down load the names, how I
      > > would use a
      > > flash drive instead. My reason is, when we arrived on Sat at the
      > > Chicago
      > > Temple, someone had submitted a damaged disk and destroyed the disk
      > > drive,
      > > We had to wait while an alternative path was opened to run our
      > > disk, ( took
      > > over an hour and a half, using almost all our alloted Font time.) The
      > > recorder casually mentioned that flash drives could be used and
      > > were more
      > > stable. Thank you for responding.
      > > Diane
      > >
      > > On 5/6/07, Gary Templeman <gtempleman1@...<gtempleman1%40comcast.net>>
      > wrote:
      > > >
      > > > Diane Kirkham wrote:
      > > > > Hi,
      > > > > I am a Director in Michigan and I wondered,,,,When in TR and
      > > you are at
      > > > > the point where you are about to format a disk,,,I want to use
      > > a flash
      > > > > drive,,,Is there anything I need to know specifically? I have
      > > checked w/
      > > > > our Temple (Chicago) and they can read flash drives. Thank you in
      > > > advance.
      > > > >
      > > >
      > > > Are you using TempleReady for Windows or the old DOS FamilySearch
      > > > version? I do not recall a need to format the floppies in TRW unless
      > > > perhaps a non-formatted disk is inserted. If your flash drive has
      > > any
      > > > other files on it you definitely do NOT want to format it.
      > > >
      > > > Gary Templeman
      > > >
      > > >
      > >
      > > --
      > > Diane Kirkham
      > >
      > > Dance like no one is watching
      > > Sing like no one is listening
      > > Love like you'll never get hurt
      > > And live like it's Heaven on Earth
      > >
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      > >
      > >
      > >
      >
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      >
      >
      >



      --
      Diane Kirkham

      Dance like no one is watching
      Sing like no one is listening
      Love like you'll never get hurt
      And live like it's Heaven on Earth


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