Ontario GenWeb provides templates and instructions for census transcriptions done on blank paper templates or using the provided computer templates.|
Help with using Blank Paper Templates
Ontario GenWeb provides computer templates in the following formats:
For help with computer templates, please refer to the Transcriber’s Handbook or Proofreader’s Handbook.
- Database (created using DBASE III)
You will need to import this into your database program!
(i.e. Access,FoxPro,Quattro and others.)
- Spreadsheet (created using Excel 97)
You will need to import this into your spreadsheet program!
(i.e. Excel, Lotus 123 and others.)
You should be able to open this file with any word-processing program.
(i.e. NotePad, WordPad, MS Word, WordPerfect and others.)