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Page move bug03:34, 19 December 2023Robin Patterson
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LOWE FAMILY, Capt John Low, RADM of the Winthrop Fleet22:36, 4 December 2023Robin Patterson
Maud (Beauchamp) de Clifford relative in US22:21, 4 December 2023Robin Patterson
Rosicrucianism21:42, 4 December 2023Robin Patterson
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Arnold families of hardford, haddam & middletown, connecticut21:10, 4 December 2023Robin Patterson
Query:Shakespear in Blayney06:18, 14 October 2023Thurstan
Ancestors in mini-bio22:37, 23 March 2023Thurstan
Minor edits20:23, 11 March 2023Thurstan
Main page displayng too little03:53, 6 October 2022Robin Patterson
Sibling, descendants and other items are not working01:59, 25 July 2022Robin Patterson
Children's names not being hotlinks19:06, 9 February 2022BrandonWDoom1976
Stotter03:42, 12 November 2021Thurstan
Footer not quite right00:40, 2 November 2021Thurstan
Why can't I download images I loaded?04:55, 3 October 2021Thurstan
Forms12:32, 5 September 2021Robin Patterson
Reference for death date of Isabel Stanley18:39, 1 August 202181.155.203.211
Thomas Hill (1460 - 1506)05:42, 5 June 2021Robin Patterson
Help improve the help pages02:00, 3 May 2021Robin Patterson
Can't edit page23:58, 27 March 2021Robin Patterson
Bdm templates05:46, 23 March 2021Robin Patterson
Uzziah of Judah, Coregency Period?00:49, 14 February 2021Robin Patterson
Problem with Special : Ask03:42, 24 December 2020Robin Patterson
Article Names for Living People: (1920) or (1920-)08:01, 23 December 2020Robin Patterson
Namesake07:58, 23 December 2020Robin Patterson
BCE in forms08:34, 6 December 2020Thurstan
How to upload any svg image instead of svg.png image22:10, 1 June 2020Thurstan
Collapse22:49, 4 April 2020Matthewb531
Images from the Wikimedia Foundation02:13, 31 March 2020Thurstan
Trying to list countries of ancestry05:12, 6 March 2020Thurstan
American date order02:13, 3 February 2020Thurstan
I can't download useable images20:25, 15 October 2019Thurstan
John Bradford (1745 - 1830)19:07, 24 March 201973.25.96.17
John Aber of NJ married to Elizabeth Dalrymple Aber13:15, 4 March 20192601:81:C300:D669:AC19:635C:27B8:C3D2
Spouse name in infobox should lead to form05:34, 14 January 2019Thurstan
Problem when creating parent pages05:33, 14 January 2019Thurstan
Disappearing sex symbol12:49, 7 January 2019Robin Patterson
This text is collapsible.20:22, 2 December 2018Thurstan
Lost Ancesters06:33, 3 September 2018Thurstan
No ancesters fit description01:24, 13 August 2018Thurstan
"Brick" Family04:42, 1 August 2018Thurstan
Brick Wall Request18:55, 11 July 2018216.221.198.202
Spouse of Clifford Thomas Holt, (1910-1967)08:06, 19 May 2018Robin Patterson
Notes not showing06:06, 12 February 2018Robin Patterson
Links to Wikidata16:15, 10 February 2018Richard Arthur Norton (1958- )
Subpage links in Form:Person20:19, 5 January 2018Robin Patterson
Multiple spouses - display03:42, 14 December 2017Thurstan
Tabs not appearing08:49, 12 November 2017Robin Patterson
New "fan feed" feature10:19, 6 September 2017Thurstan
Gujarat birth certificate20:09, 9 August 2017Thurstan
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Year not a number00:19, 15 April 2017Thurstan
SMW on Familypedia05:50, 26 December 2016Robin Patterson
Add a surname01:21, 7 December 2016Robin Patterson
Data entry without using Form:Person01:56, 28 November 2016Robin Patterson
New User Here21:34, 30 August 2016Robin Patterson
Children of other spouse22:52, 3 August 2016Thurstan
Bot needed23:20, 31 July 2016Robin Patterson
What should be added to new pages?21:27, 2 July 2016Robin Patterson
Name in bio.03:14, 29 June 2016Robin Patterson
My husband was blocked19:46, 18 February 2016Thurstan
Forms error page03:54, 9 February 2016Thurstan
Gerhard Poppo Warsing22:46, 23 January 201650.130.248.126
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Dimmitt-Hill Families book13:47, 20 November 2015Robin Patterson
Adopted children10:32, 20 November 2015Robin Patterson
Can't see a page I created05:54, 12 November 2015Robin Patterson
Backtrace limit exceeded during parsing!14:57, 28 September 2015Robin Patterson
Cannot create new pages02:48, 30 July 2015MainTour
Articles still being protected23:36, 16 February 2015Thurstan
Contributors04:26, 11 October 2014Thurstan
Database error11:33, 22 August 2014Robin Patterson
Mulsum Page22:32, 13 June 2014Thurstan
Problem with page22:07, 18 April 2014Thurstan
How do you contact author of a post06:59, 30 March 2014Robin Patterson
Commas in year names23:21, 13 November 2013Thurstan
Template:Showfacts biography23:12, 13 November 2013Robin Patterson
Years of less than 4 digits22:32, 13 November 2013Robin Patterson
Wasteful white space04:18, 28 October 2013Robin Patterson
Long name02:54, 28 October 2013Robin Patterson
Descendancy Chart Does Not Display00:57, 28 October 2013Robin Patterson
Siblings from only one parent11:24, 22 October 2013Robin Patterson
References12:06, 18 October 2013Robin Patterson
Inbreeding template failures17:35, 26 September 2013Kirkburn
Database query syntax error08:12, 8 September 2013Robin Patterson
Unresponsive script02:51, 8 March 2013Robin Patterson
Apostrophe in page name10:40, 1 February 2013Robin Patterson
Converting a non-form page to an "Edit with form" page03:15, 17 January 2013Robin Patterson
Warning: This page already exists, but it does not use this form.02:15, 5 January 2013Robin Patterson
Animated files and Instantcommons23:46, 4 January 2013Robin Patterson
Where is tech support? - here, looking at our problem forms10:20, 2 January 2013Robin Patterson
Forums Extension05:04, 26 December 2012Robin Patterson
Question marks causing problems05:39, 24 December 2012Robin Patterson
Rename a new article19:36, 14 December 2012Thurstan
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SPARQL Queries of External Data20:06, 8 April 2012Brucewhealton
Use of a photo on the WIKI04:26, 3 April 2012Thurstan
Contact21:51, 8 March 2012Thurstan
SMW13:42, 3 January 2012Robin Patterson
'Infant Son' naming conventions06:59, 28 November 2011Cv-s
Name entered wrong (so page name is wrong)-- how do I change it20:36, 18 July 2011Afil
Do you use the forms?14:53, 11 May 2011Robin Patterson
Questions/Clarification re. Info.01:16, 25 April 2011Robin Patterson
Replacing Template:Get21:44, 23 April 2011Thurstan
Firefox 410:20, 31 March 2011Robin Patterson
Additional S2 children in Info template19:50, 28 March 2011Thurstan
View My Posts/Topics11:10, 27 February 2011Robin Patterson
Templates and Properties used20:44, 20 February 2011Rtol
SMW ask query18:59, 3 February 2011IcecreamKitten
Records of Alsace22:42, 30 January 2011Robin Patterson
Subpages for tree and sensor13:10, 17 January 2011Robin Patterson
Why has my e-mail notification not been sent12:23, 17 January 2011Robin Patterson
Page delete - Żądło-Dąbrowski z Dąbrówki h. Radwan01:02, 15 January 2011Robin Patterson
Property names02:01, 27 December 2010Robin Patterson
New look - uploading images21:23, 12 December 2010Bruce Kendall
Given names - can we have a bot volunteer?03:09, 28 October 2010Thurstan
Multilingual support problems06:09, 24 September 2010Thurstan
Things we need02:56, 27 August 2010Robin Patterson
Watching the Forum02:52, 27 August 2010Robin Patterson
General genealogy help.06:32, 15 August 2010Robin Patterson
Page deletion04:37, 22 July 2010Thurstan
Everyone' s related to Charlemagne...21:33, 17 July 2010Rtol
Moving images21:25, 27 June 2010Lanica
'''Warning:''' More than one default form is defined for this page."04:15, 22 June 2010Robin Patterson
Login Troubles14:26, 21 June 2010Robin Patterson
Page move mistake22:01, 20 June 2010Animebill
API and Googlemaps12:13, 20 June 2010Rtol
Quote marks no good in spouse name?00:58, 20 June 2010Robin Patterson
My mistake: Minneapolis14:26, 13 June 2010Robin Patterson
Problem with new person form12:45, 10 June 2010Robin Patterson
Problem creating sensor page13:56, 1 June 2010Robin Patterson
No such special page05:07, 31 May 2010Robin Patterson
Adding Second Spouse05:28, 19 May 2010Robin Patterson
Category creation23:47, 2 May 2010Lanica
MIME Type13:18, 29 April 2010Lanica
Adding birth and death dates using Gramps12:35, 28 April 2010Robin Patterson
Creating page with similar sounding name12:31, 28 April 2010Robin Patterson
Problem updating sensor page02:10, 22 April 2010Robin Patterson
Links for People Pages05:46, 1 April 2010Robin Patterson
New big problems with forms12:45, 29 March 2010Robin Patterson
Sorry if a mess is created02:51, 28 March 201099.9.183.79
Switching to Advanced Form12:27, 7 March 2010Robin Patterson
Facts but no article04:51, 13 February 2010Robin Patterson
Problem with pictures16:20, 9 February 2010DennisDoty
Site Issues00:20, 17 August 2009Phlox
Offspring box width07:13, 25 July 2009Phlox
Ahnentafel Glitch07:07, 12 July 2009Thurstan
Problems with info templates01:13, 4 July 2009Phlox
Broken boxes and links17:38, 2 July 2009Phlox
Database problem08:18, 29 June 2009Robin Patterson
New? Info Page Issues05:32, 29 June 2009Elrondlair
Ads covering bottom of page content05:30, 22 June 2009Robin Patterson
Doubled Tabs03:27, 27 May 2009Thurstan
Sources to ancestry.com13:12, 10 May 2009Robin Patterson
Delete page created in error03:47, 6 May 2009Robin Patterson
Adding new surname to category list17:27, 3 May 2009Leahkleylein
Are there plans for further modifications of the info templates?08:44, 30 April 2009Phlox
Margarete Mary Smith (1903-c1940)00:48, 28 April 2009Animebill
Wikipedia Reference template11:16, 27 April 2009Robin Patterson
Licensing of old family photos?02:22, 27 April 2009Phlox
Info pages descendancy list?05:24, 22 April 2009Robin Patterson
Earl F. Hunsicker (1897-1968)/info01:30, 18 April 2009Robin Patterson
Help - Trying to figure the info pages01:27, 18 April 2009Robin Patterson
Not sure what I did, Info page help please05:07, 17 April 2009Elrondlair
Problem with info page layout11:35, 30 March 2009DennisDoty
Standardising "year" articles16:14, 8 March 2009Bill Willis
Approximate dates - decades, etc13:31, 22 February 2009Rtol
Names in non-latin script08:05, 2 January 2009Robin Patterson
Is this wiki a place to keep transcriptions?08:07, 1 January 2009Robin Patterson
Bessie Thomas Achen09:56, 2 November 2008Robin Patterson
Getting familiar with the county-related categories and their new templates05:43, 29 October 2008Robin Patterson
Dead-end pages03:27, 26 August 2008Robin Patterson
Template:Infobox Country15:27, 2 August 2008Robin Patterson
Wish to go bye bye17:13, 22 July 2008Fleet
Lived in Ayr14:49, 21 June 200886.46.73.9
Home page doesn't display properly06:01, 4 June 2008Robin Patterson
Displaying children info of second spouse from /info page22:42, 28 May 2008AMK152
More showinfo children template problems22:54, 30 December 2007Phlox
Tutorial: Help for users getting started03:10, 22 December 2007AMK152
Referencing the Forum14:45, 17 December 2007AMK152
Link to a section of a page14:45, 17 December 2007AMK152
Interwiki links14:44, 17 December 2007AMK152
Standardization of records17:33, 5 October 2007Phlox
Firefox Browser not supported?03:53, 3 July 2007Jillaine
Include dates in People page titles?18:24, 23 June 2007WMWillis
From the Macintosh, Safari won't add external link, Foxfire will01:35, 23 June 2007Jandris
Moving Photographs02:30, 14 June 2007WMWillis
Creating entries23:23, 29 May 2007Zephyrinus
Multiple image upload16:42, 29 May 2007WMWillis
Editing GIFs12:39, 29 May 2007Robin Patterson
HTML window04:18, 17 April 2007Robin Patterson
AWOL Article21:47, 3 April 2007Sannse