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-====== Records Window ======+====== ​Workspace 2: Records Window ====== 
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 +{{entry>​Workspace Windows/2 Records Window;See Index for related topics.}} 
 +{{entry>​Records Window;-*}}
  
 ===== Introduction ===== ===== Introduction =====
  
-The Records ​window is the "details ​page" for FH and opens with the **Individuals** tab showing. +The **Records ​Window** shows the record ​details ​of {{fh}} ​and opens with the **Individuals** tab showing. 
-The tabs shown depend on the [[records window#preferences|Records Window ​Options]] selected.+ 
 +The **Records Window** has a data cylinders icon in the  left-hand vertical **Navigation Bar**. 
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 +For further details see the {{fh}} **Help > Family Historian Help > Workspace 2: The Records Window**. 
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 +The tabs shown depend on the [[Records Window#Preferences|Records Window ​Preferences]] selected.
   * **Individuals** ~ See [[Individuals]]   * **Individuals** ~ See [[Individuals]]
   * **Families** ~ See [[Families]]   * **Families** ~ See [[Families]]
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 The columns shown on each tab can be customised to list a wide variety of data. Use **Lists > Configure Record Window Columns** or right-click anywhere in any columns except the record names and choose **Columns...**. Any predefined **Item** on the left can be copied to or from a **Column** on the right using the **>** and **<** buttons. Then its **Column** position can be adjusted using the up and down buttons below. Use the **<​Other...>​** item at the bottom to add customised **Column** data. See how to [[How to:​Customising Record Window Columns]] for further details. The columns shown on each tab can be customised to list a wide variety of data. Use **Lists > Configure Record Window Columns** or right-click anywhere in any columns except the record names and choose **Columns...**. Any predefined **Item** on the left can be copied to or from a **Column** on the right using the **>** and **<** buttons. Then its **Column** position can be adjusted using the up and down buttons below. Use the **<​Other...>​** item at the bottom to add customised **Column** data. See how to [[How to:​Customising Record Window Columns]] for further details.
 +{{entry>​Workspace Windows/2 Records Window/​Customisation;​See Index for related topics.}}
 +{{entry>​Records Window/​Customisation;​-*}}
  
 ===== Preferences ===== ===== Preferences =====
  
-The Record ​Window preferences can be accessed by selecting **Tools > Preferences > Records Window** or right-click anywhere in any columns except the record names and choose **Options...**..+The **Records ​Window** preferences can be accessed by selecting **Tools > Preferences > Records Window** or right-click anywhere in any columns except the record names and choose **Options...**..
  
 The options are fairly self explanatory and control which tabs of the ones above are shown and which fonts and colours are used. By default each **Record Type** is assigned a different colour and highlights to which record each field belongs. The options are fairly self explanatory and control which tabs of the ones above are shown and which fonts and colours are used. By default each **Record Type** is assigned a different colour and highlights to which record each field belongs.
  
 ==== Basic (General) ​ ==== ==== Basic (General) ​ ====
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 {{glossary:​record_window_options_general.png|}} {{glossary:​record_window_options_general.png|}}
  
 ==== Advanced (Display) ==== ==== Advanced (Display) ====
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 {{glossary:​record_window_options_display.png|}} {{glossary:​record_window_options_display.png|}}
  
 ===== Related Pages ===== ===== Related Pages =====
  
-**{{backlinks>​.}}**+{{backlinks>​.}}