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How do I save a record from SuperSearch?

SuperSearch now allows you to save a historical record directly onto the profile pages of individuals in your family tree. The references will be linked to the profile page and shown in the following manner:

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In this guide we will show you the different ways to add/save these records to different individual profile pages you manage on your trees.

If you found a record in SuperSearch that you would like to link to a profile page of an individual on one of your online trees, you will be able to do so using the new “Save Record” button we have introduced at the bottom of the record:

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Once you click on the save record button, a new menu will appear asking you to choose a tree from any site you are a site manager of:

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Once you choose a family tree, begin typing the  name of an individual you would like to add a link for. When you start typing, the system will automatically search for the person and show you the results:

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Once you choose the person to save the record to, press the “Save” button, which will lead you to the next stage of the process – extracting information from the record:

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Please note, that if you click on the checkbox next to “Don’t show me this again”, the message will not appear and will automatically send you to the extract information page. For more about this process see the guide about extracting information: How do I extract information from a record I found on SuperSearch?

Now the record is saved to the specific individual. You can also look for the saved record at bottom of the record page as well:

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For more information on how to save the same record to another person check this guide here: Can you attach a record to more than one person?

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