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Ken Roy

Did you define the app_gedcom folder in your Admin > Setup > Import Settings?

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tngrlkrz
1 hour ago, manofmull said:

This blog is so good that even I was able to get Wamp installed locally (Wamp was by far the easiest)

https://www.blog.tivel.org/wampserver-tng-and-wordpress-for-genealogists/

 

Michael

Looks to be excellent source, albeit a bit dated.

Thanks,

Ron 

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manofmull
1 hour ago, tngrlkrz said:

Looks to be excellent source, albeit a bit dated.

Thanks,

Ron 

Ron

Very true, but a bit like myself : I'm still happy using Windows XP ☺️

 

M

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Ellsinore
On 6/8/2018 at 6:37 AM, Ken Roy said:

Did you define the app_gedcom folder in your Admin > Setup > Import Settings?

Yes, and as the screenshot shows, that's the folder it's looking for, the folder is there, but there's an error message that it is NOT there.  

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Ken Roy

The screen shot you provided was not that of the Admin > Setup > Import Settings screen. 

You need to tell TNG what folder name you want to use for the GEDCOM import in the Import Settings > GEDCOM Folder (Import/Export):

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Ellsinore
15 minutes ago, Ken Roy said:

The screen shot you provided was not that of the Admin > Setup > Import Settings screen. 

You need to tell TNG what folder name you want to use for the GEDCOM import in the Import Settings > GEDCOM Folder (Import/Export):

I did tell TNG what folder name I wanted to use for the GEDCOM import in the Import Settings > GEDCOM Folder (Import/Export).  The screenshot I provided was showing the error that's occurring -- the folder has been set in the settings, as evidenced by the text in the red circle on the top that shows that is the folder it is looking for -- and telling me it can't find.  The next big red circle shows that the folder does, in fact, exist.  

 

Here's a screenshot of the Import Settings showing that I have, in fact, set that parameter.  

 

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Ken Roy

When did you download your TNG v12 upgrade?  Was it before May 10th?  If so, go back to the download page and download the patch12 zip file and see if that fixes your problem.

If it does not, then report the problem directly to Darrin as he does not monitor the user-to-user support forum

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Ken Roy

Well I cannot help it when users hijack a thread rather than start a new topic.

Besides I am not in the Army anymore when I was called Roy (my last name) all the time.

 

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