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Military Abbreviations

Discussion in 'More resources' started by linda, Jan 17, 2014.

  1. linda

    linda LostCousins Member

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  2. Heather

    Heather LostCousins Member

    Thanks Linda that is really interesting, I would like to print the list but when I try to select the text I am told that the function has been disabled, can anyone tell me how I can print this list out please?
  3. AnneC

    AnneC LostCousins Star

    I use Google Chrome and was able to print using the normal print option , formatting was good too.
  4. Gillian

    Gillian LostCousins Star

    Here's another link to useful military abbreviations, this time from the website of the British Army/Personnel Centre More military abbreviations You have to click on the box titled Useful Abbreviations on the right hand side of the page.
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  5. Bob Spiers

    Bob Spiers LostCousins Superstar

    Although I had no wish to print the list, responding to your question about printing and noticing what you meant about the right click on the mouse not responding (disabled message) I turned to the keyboard shortcut CTRL P. When the print box came up I selected Page 1 (as it was just a test) and the page printed clear and well. If the other options offered have not worked try this heather and in your case choose all (assuming you want the whole list)
  6. Heather

    Heather LostCousins Member

    Thanks Bob, I tried the CTRL P and that worked fine as regards to printing the list BUT before I started to print I realised that IF I were to print it it would be 22 pages long, so I decided to pass. I have however saved the list from Gillian onto my computer in Documents and have saved Linda's link into my Favorites folder, so all angles covered, I think, thanks again Bob, Gillian and Linda.
    Last edited: May 8, 2015
  7. Tim

    Tim Moderator Staff Member

    Hi Heather, do you have/use OneNote If I use CTRL + P then it offers me the option to "print" to OneNote, which effectively saves it in one place. OneNote is quite useful in allowing you collect and save images, screenshots and notes in one document. Quite useful for genealogy.
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  8. Heather

    Heather LostCousins Member

    Thanks Tim, I'll have a look at that.
  9. CarolB08

    CarolB08 LostCousins Member

    Two brilliant resources for us duffers when it comes to understanding the military service records we find thank you to Linda and Gillian for sharing them :)
  10. peter

    peter Administrator Staff Member

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  11. FamilyHistoryGal

    FamilyHistoryGal LostCousins Member

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