Connect your Ancestors on the Ireland XO Chronicles

Monday, 5 February, 2018
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Did you know you can connect ancestor Chronicles that share a family history? Follow our step-by-step guide to start linking relatives together.

Now that you have created more than one Ancestor on the XO Chroncles, you can also connect them with each other.  

Make sure you are logged in with using your Ireland XO member log-in.

1. Open both Chronicles and copy the url of one of them:

 
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2. Click on the orange "Edit" button in the OTHER profile, where you want to create the hyperlink:

 
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3. Select the name of the person within the "body" that you wish to link to:
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4. Click on the Hyperlink icon in the formatting bar:

 
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5. Insert your copied link in to the URL box:

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6. Click on the Target tab and select NEW WINDOW - this will ensure that you don-t leave the original page you are reading, but that a new one will also open.
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7. Click on the green OK button.

 

8. Remember to scroll to the bottom of the page and click on the SAVE button.

 
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Your edits should be approved within 24-72 hours.  Please do not make anymore edits to the same Chronicle until you see your updates published.  However you can make as many edits as you like before pressing the SAVE button.