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The following files have failed one or more checks on the file designed to identify possible problems in transcriptions. The particular check is given beside each file. However, these checks are based on average or normal attributes of a transcription, therefore if your file is listed here and you believe it is a correct transcription (i.e. compliant with FreeBMD rules) or you do not understand the issue please mail Contact Quality Assurance Coordinator with details. Otherwise, would you either change the filename and/or the contents. This can be done by going to File Maintenance and using Rename, Replace or View/Edit. If your syndicate has specific rules about filenames and/or changing files you should discuss any change with your coordinator first. An explanation of the problems is at the bottom of the page.

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This list was created on 23/02/2024 at 03:00:02. It is produced approximately weekly but some problems are only evaluated at the database update (the problems concerned are identified in Explanation of problems).


Explanation of problems

Possible alternative name (alias/or)A name in the file contains the characters ' alias ' or ' or ' indicating an alternative name that should be transcribed as two entries. See here for details.
Surname in given nameThere is a comma in the surname which may be a mistranscribedfullstop.
Ian Brooke Christie/1993BD0371, oldjoe72/1993BC0210, sandy175/1993BD0006

Distribution of Page Sizes

Entries per page   Number of occurrences
<50 4235571
<100 123474
<150 505701
<200 703129
<250 14948
<300 145
<350 287
>=350 382736

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