The tag definition window is a documentation dialog that
lists the properties of each object class in GenoPro. Mostly used by the
report generator or to understand the xml file format, the external API
will also be used later for macros and plug-ins.
The Tag Definitions dialog can be opened from the tools menu.
All tabs (Document, Individual, Family, Union...) represent an object type.
Tag Display Name
The friendly descriptive name for the tag.
Tag Permanent Name
The internal name; this is also the property used by the developer in the
The type of information held within the tag. This may be text, numbers, dates
and any other type of data found in GenoPro.
Type tags refer to enumerations, and the list of possible values within the
enumeration can be viewed with the tool tip.
Tag Definition Enumeration Viewed
with Tool Tip
If checked, the value is a new data field created by the user via
custom tags or from the import of a file that had information that could
not be matched to native GenoPro fields.
If checked, this value will be imported from the saved file. Some values are
not imported because they are calculated, such as the family rank of an
If checked, this value will be exported to the saved file. Some values are not
exported because they are calculated values. Generally, if a value is not
imported, the same value is not exported, but there are some exceptions.
A friendly description to explain the tag's purpose.