Note: Before you proceed with the following instructions, back up the database. If your organization integrates multiple Blackbaud products, refer to the Additional Requirements section of the backup solution.


If the preferred address type is the same for all records (i.e. Home, Business) use the Table Clean up Utility to replace the address type


Run a global change to replace the address type:
  1. Click Administration, Globally Change Records
  2. Select Constituent, New Change
  3. Open Preferred Addresses, Select Type
  4. Select Replace for the operation
  5. Select the Address type to change in the Replace field
  6. Select the Address type to change to in the With field
  7. Click OK
  8. Click Change Now

    Note: The global change processing time may be considerable based on the records being changed