Update Everyone's location on the roster?

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Update Everyone's location on the roster?

Postby derekclawson » Sun Sep 29, 2013 10:46 am

So, the map of ward members is not very accurate at all. I could have the members go in and independently verify their location, but most of them would not know how to do that.

I have a solution, but I need some help implementing it. I have a separate program that geo-codes their addresses and can create a .csv file with all the information. Is there a way to upload this .csv file into the maps application on maps.lds.org?

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Re: Update Everyone's location on the roster?

Postby aebrown » Sun Sep 29, 2013 11:49 am

There is no such capability currently. Ask you can do as a clerk is to manually move markers and verify locations.

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Re: Update Everyone's location on the roster?

Postby sbradshaw » Thu Sep 29, 2016 4:52 pm

You can also enlist the help of some assistant ward clerks to help out. Unfortunately, it will take a lot of manual work.
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