Family Tree Maker: Transferring Trees

Posted by Tana L. Pedersen on April 13, 2009 in Family Tree Maker

Recently, I received a number of e-mails from users who all have the same question. How do I move my Family Tree Maker file from one computer to another? It’s a situation most of us have faced. Whether you’re finally upgrading to a new system or you need to reformat your hard drive to get rid… Read more

Join in Washington, D.C.

Posted by on April 9, 2009 in Company News will be in Washington, D.C., this month as an exhibitor at the National Archives’ fifth annual Genealogy Fair, April 22 and 23. The two-day fair, which is free and open to the public, will feature family history classes as well as a vendor area on the Pennsylvania Avenue Plaza. The fair lasts from 9:30 to… Read more

Learn how to make family tree posters and more

Posted by on April 9, 2009 in Site

Last night’s MyCanvas webinar, “Creative Gift Ideas for Moms, Dads & Grads,” included step-by-step demonstrations for creating family tree posters, photo family tree posters, photo books and graduation posters. If you missed the live presentation, you can view the archived version at your convenience. The first half of the presentation covers family history products (family… Read more

Scheduled site maintenance (8 April 2009, 1-3 AM MDT)

Posted by jhodnett on April 7, 2009 in Site, Site Status

We just wanted to let everyone know that the site will undergo scheduled maintenance on Wednesday, 8 April 2009, from 1 AM to 3 AM Mountain Daylight Time.  We do not expect this to cause any site problems or downtime, but it is possible that some portions of the site may be unavailable during… Read more

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