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Gramps 4.2 Wiki Manual - Categories

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You may use the {{man button|Find}} button to filter the list based on one of the options from the drop down list:
* '''ID contains''' (default)
[[File:Families-category-list-view-42.png|right|450px|thumb|Fig. {{#var:chapter}}.{{#vardefineecho:figure|{{#expr:{{#var:figure}}+1}}}} Families Category - (List) View]]
In the {{man label|Families Category}} the {{man label|Families List view}} displays a list of all families in the database(see Fig. {{#var:chapter}}.{{#var:figure}}). From this view, you may {{man button|[[Gramps_4.2_Wiki_Manual_-_Entering_and_editing_data:_detailed_-_part_1#Family_Editor_dialog|Add a new Family]]}}, {{man button|[[Gramps_4.2_Wiki_Manual_-_Entering_and_editing_data:_detailed_-_part_1#Family_Editor_dialog|Edit the selected family]]}}, {{man button|Delete the selected family}}, {{man button|[[Gramps_4.2_Wiki_Manual_-_Entering_and_editing_data:_detailed_-_part_3#Merge_Families|Merge the selected [(2) families]] families}} from the list, or {{man button|Tag the selected rows}}. The default display lists the <code>ID, Father, Mother, Relationship and Marriage Date</code>. If you configure the active view you can, hide existing columns, show additional columns like <code>Private, Tags, Last Changed</code>, or rearrange the column order.
If you can also right-click on a family and from the context menu, select "Make Mother Active Person" or "Make Father Active Person"
See also
* [[Gramps_4.2_Wiki_Manual_-_Navigation#Using_the_Families_Category|Using the Families Category]]
* [[Gramps_4.2_Wiki_Manual_-_Entering_and_editing_data:_detailed_-_part_1#Editing_information_about_relationships|Editing information about relationships]]
{{man note|Children cannot be displayed on the screen in this list view.|The children can be viewed in the associated ''Children'' tab in the bottombaror sidebar and [[Gramps_4.2_Wiki_Manual_-_Entering_and_editing_data:_detailed_-_part_1#Children|Family Editor's ''Children'']] tab.}}
===Families Category Bottombar tabs===
The {{man label|Families Category}} shows the following [[Gramps_4.2_Wiki_Manual_-_Main_Window#Bottombar_and_Sidebar|Bottombar]] tabsas default.
===Families Category Sidebar tabs===
The {{man label|Families Category}} shows the following [[Gramps_4.2_Wiki_Manual_-_Main_Window#Bottombar_and_Sidebar|Sidebar]] tabsas default.
== Charts Category ==
{{man tip|Want more Chart Views?|Installation of additional downloadable addons contain extra views. See [[Third-party Addons]]}}
You can rotate the view by click and drag outside the fan chart. You can move the view by click and drag inside the inner (white) region.
#The view can be a circle, a halfcircle or a quadrant of a circle. The last latter are always attached to the bottom or side of the view#Children of the center person are shown with a nice children within the ring at the center#Drag and drop people to the center to change the active person#Color options:## Colors of the boxes based on the age of the people:## Colors of the boxes depending on the time period the person lived in:## White, classic, gender based, and user defined colors
# Filtering: use the person filter in the sidebar to quickly obtain insight in the people shown. For example: which people have birth events, who has the attribute ''blue eyes'', ... . Filtered results have bold font, the ones that don’t satisfy the filter are shown transparent
#Show up to 11 generations in the view.#Print the view from the toolbar. The view as you see it (after rotating, expanding, changing color) can via the print button be printed or saved as svg (to edit further in Inkscape and view in eg Firefox), pdf or ps.#The font used can be selected and becomes automatically smaller adjust to fit within the boxes. On a dark colordarker background, the font is white, otherwise blackand vice versa.
To understand all, [ watch the screencast]
[[File:ChartsView-desendantfan-fullcircle-9gen-default-41.png|thumb|right|450px|Fig. {{#var:chapter}}.{{#vardefineecho:figure|{{#expr:{{#var:figure}}+1}}}} Descendant Fan Chart View - full circle]]
* [ Descendant Fan View]
The {{man label|Events View}} lists the all the events recorded in the database. Events can be shared between multiple people and multiple families.
See also:
* [[Gramps_4.2_Wiki_Manual_-_Entering_and_editing_data:_detailed_-_part_2#Editing_information_about_events|Editing information about events]]
===Events View===
===Places List View===
[[File:Places-category-place-list-view-42.png|thumb|right|450px|Fig. {{#var:chapter}}.{{#vardefineecho:figure|{{#expr:{{#var:figure}}+1}}}} Places Category - Place (List) View - sidebar and bottombar hidden]]
===Places Tree View===
[[Image:PlacesCategory-PlaceTreeView-41.png|right|thumb|450px|Fig. {{#var:chapter}}.{{#vardefineecho:figure|{{#expr:{{#var:figure}}+1}}}} Places Tree View]]
===Citation Tree View===
[[File:Sources-category-citation-tree-view-42.png|right|450px|thumb|Fig. {{#var:chapter}}.{{#vardefineecho:figure|{{#expr:{{#var:figure}}+1}}}} Sources Category - Citation Tree - View - sidebar and bottombar hidden]]
===Sources List View===
[[File:Sources-category-list-view-42.png|right|450px|thumb|Fig. {{#var:chapter}}.{{#vardefineecho:figure|{{#expr:{{#var:figure}}+1}}}} Sources Category - (List) View - sidebar and bottombar hidden]]
===Repository List View===
[[File:Repositories-category-list-view-42.png|450px|right|thumb|Fig. {{#var:chapter}}.{{#vardefineecho:figure|{{#expr:{{#var:figure}}+1}}}} Repositories view]]

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