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 ====== Utilities ====== ====== Utilities ======
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 The following utility programs are available for use with Pedigree Software programs and databases. Except where The following utility programs are available for use with Pedigree Software programs and databases. Except where
-mentioned, these are all Windows programs that install and work under all versions of Windows from Win95 to Win7.+mentioned, these are all Windows programs that install and work under all versions of Windows from WinXP to Win7 (From April 2013, these utilities are no longer compatible with Windows versions earlier than XP.)
  
 ==== Database Utilities ==== ==== Database Utilities ====
 +
 Checks Pedigree Software databases for corrupt records, which it may then be used to remove. Includes Checks Pedigree Software databases for corrupt records, which it may then be used to remove. Includes
-a compaction facility for use on databases with no corrupt records. See [[utilities:​dbutil|this page]] for more +a compaction facility for use on databases with no corrupt records ​and the ability to create a copy having a different maximum size. See [[utilities:​dbutil|this page]] for more information and a download link
-information and a download link.+ 
 +==== GedPrune ==== 
 + 
 +A utility to remove information about living people from GEDCOM files. ​ Download the 869Kib installer {{ :​utilities:​setgprune06.exe |}} (Version 0.6, 04 September 2017). For more information,​ download a printable version of the program description {{ :​utilities:​gedprune.pdf |}}.
  
 ==== GedUtils ==== ==== GedUtils ====
 +
 Miscellaneous processing of GEDCOM files, especially for Miscellaneous processing of GEDCOM files, especially for
 importing from other programs. Supplied with PediTree and Pedigree importing from other programs. Supplied with PediTree and Pedigree
-on CD-ROM, or download the 680Kb installer {{:​utilities:​setgu7205.exe|}}. Includes //Convert UTF-8// for+on CD-ROM, or download the 676Kb installer {{:​utilities:​setgu7206.exe|}} ​(Version 7.206 April 2013). Includes //Convert UTF-8// for
 handling GEDCOM file in Unicode subset UTF-8, as can be produced by some handling GEDCOM file in Unicode subset UTF-8, as can be produced by some
 other programs. other programs.
  
 ==== PedClone ==== ==== PedClone ====
 +
 A utility to copy Groups, Records, Picture scripts, Reports and Tables from one Pedigree A utility to copy Groups, Records, Picture scripts, Reports and Tables from one Pedigree
-Software database to another. Download the 500Kb installer {{:​utilities:​setuppedc.exe|}}.+Software database to another. Download the 501Kb installer {{:​utilities:​setpedc205.exe|}} ​(Version 2.0.5 April 2013).
  
 ==== PedSpecs ==== ==== PedSpecs ====
 +
 A utility to analyse Pedigree database definitions,​ including A utility to analyse Pedigree database definitions,​ including
 records and Picture Scripts. Supplied with PediTree and Pedigree on CD-ROM, records and Picture Scripts. Supplied with PediTree and Pedigree on CD-ROM,
-or download the 590Kb installer {{:​utilities:​setps3300.exe|}}.+or download the 590Kb installer {{:​utilities:​setps3303.exe|}} ​(Version 3.303 February 2014). 
 ==== Pedigree Printing ==== ==== Pedigree Printing ====
 +
 A utility to assist printing from //Pedigree for DOS// under A utility to assist printing from //Pedigree for DOS// under
 Windows 95 or later. Supplied with Pedigree on CD-ROM, also available for Windows 95 or later. Supplied with Pedigree on CD-ROM, also available for
 download as the 300Kb file {{:​utilities:​pprn20.zip|}}. ​ download as the 300Kb file {{:​utilities:​pprn20.zip|}}. ​
  
-Not tested under +Not tested under Windows Vista or Windows 7. It is strongly recommended that you upgrade to
-Windows Vista or Windows 7. It is strongly recommended that you upgrade to+
 PediTree with its improved printing facilities instead of using this utility. PediTree with its improved printing facilities instead of using this utility.
 +
  
 ==== Other DOS Utilities ==== ==== Other DOS Utilities ====
 +
 The following utilities are all DOS programs that need to be run from a command prompt. ​ They **will not The following utilities are all DOS programs that need to be run from a command prompt. ​ They **will not
 work** under 64-bit versions of Windows (but see the information in page [[faq:​pediwin#​Pedigree for DOS|Pedigree for DOS]]). work** under 64-bit versions of Windows (but see the information in page [[faq:​pediwin#​Pedigree for DOS|Pedigree for DOS]]).
  
 === Ped-FHS === === Ped-FHS ===
 +
 Convert GEDCOM files from Pedigree for export to other Convert GEDCOM files from Pedigree for export to other
 programs. Supplied with //​PediTree//,​ but not generally needed for use with that program. programs. Supplied with //​PediTree//,​ but not generally needed for use with that program.
- 
  
 === PVSort === === PVSort ===
 +
 A general-purpose sorting program. Supplied with PediTree. A general-purpose sorting program. Supplied with PediTree.
  
 === Utils === === Utils ===
 +
 A utility for copying and deleting Pedigree databases. When A utility for copying and deleting Pedigree databases. When
 copying to floppy disks, will permit a database to span several copying to floppy disks, will permit a database to span several
 disks if necessary. Supplied with Pedigree. Not recommended for disks if necessary. Supplied with Pedigree. Not recommended for
 use with PediTree. use with PediTree.
 +
  
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