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== Usage ==
Change Navigate the designated [[Gramps_Glossary#home_personactive_person|Home Active Person]] selection before changing to the [[Gramps_{{Version manual}}_Wiki_Manual_-_Categories#Geography_Category|Geography]] Category view to map the Event Places associated with a different Person's Ancestors.  An interaction in the 1.0.3 version of the Add-on with the Relationship view may cause the Map to fail to focus on a new Active Person. Use the Person View or Bookmarks to navigate this selection to a different person.
There are 4 pin types:<br>
<small>''Still looking for correct pins. The maps uses This map use left-handed versions of the normally right-handed magnifying glass.''</small>
Right-click on a map pin to reveal a pop-up menu listing the Events & People at that Place.
==&#x2699; Configuration Options==
[[File:ConfigureGeography-the-map-tab-50.png|right|thumb|450px|Fig. {{#var:chapter}}.{{#vardefineecho:figure|{{#expr:{{#var:figure}}+1}}}} Configure Geography - "The map" tab]]The Ancestors Map has the standard [[Gramps_{{man version}}_Wiki_Manual_-_Categories#The_configuration|Map configuration]] options.
See the Geography view [[Gramps_{{man version}}_Wiki_Manual_-_Categories#Usage|introduction to using maps]].
== Troubleshooting ==
The objective is to find the Places of Events of Ancestors of the [[Gramps_Glossary#home_person|Home Person]]. That's 4 stages of filtering.
You can set up a [[Example_filters|multi-stage of filter]] that show shows only Places for Ancestors & [[Gramps_{{Version manual}}_Wiki_Manual_-_Categories#.E2.9A.99_Configuration_Options|configure the Places Category view ]] to show the Longitude & Latitude columns. This will tell you how many of Ancestor related Places will be omitted from being plotted on the map.
For this multi-stage custom filter, create the following Cascade of custom filters:
== Credits ==
Shared by Serge Noiraud
== Errata ==
Bug Report {{Bug|0011681}}: [Ancestors Map] view mode re-initializing
incorrectly (1.0.3 Add-on version)

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