For current vital records, we put information into Excel, which can be
copied into either Microsoft Word or Pagemaker (Town Report document
Our older (prior to 2006) records are in Access, so need to be
transferred to Excel, which is a huge project and only just begun.
Excel is simple to use. You create the headings and can adjust the
columns and move information around easily.
Heidi Racht, Huntington
Larry Sharer wrote:
> We were informed today that there are some towns that are indexing
> their vital records on computer and we were wondering if they
> purchased a program or developed it themselves. Please let me know
> how you have done it and how your are making it available to people
> who need to do some searches.