Family Tree Maker – Free Update for Version 2012

Posted by Michelle Pfister on January 31, 2012 in Family Tree Maker

A free update for Family Tree Maker 2012 for Windows is now available. This update includes: Some important improvements for syncing source citations, relationships, and accepted & rejected hints. Resolution of some data issues that were causing sync to fail in some cases Sync stability and performance improvements. How to get this free update? As… Read more

Family Tree Maker for Mac 2 – Free Update

Posted by Michelle Pfister on January 12, 2012 in Family Tree Maker

An update for Family Tree Maker for Mac 2 is now available. This update resolves a number of reported issues from the community. Fixes include: •        Performance and stability improvements •        Improvements to resolve sync errors •        Improvements for handling downloaded media in synced trees •        Syncing of accepted and rejected hints •        Option to include/exclude Ancestry media in synced… Read more

Five Genealogy Goals For The New Year

Posted by Crista Cowan on January 6, 2012 in Ancestry.com Site, Family Tree Maker, Family Trees, Stories

The first week of the new year is now behind us. I know it took me a few extra days to recover from the holiday. In fact, my mom just flew home yesterday. We had a wonderful December full of family and food and fun. I hope you did, too. Now life is now back… Read more

Family Tree Maker for Mac 2 Is Now Available!

Posted by Tana L. Pedersen on December 15, 2011 in Company News, Family Tree Maker

Today Ancestry.com announced the release of Family Tree Maker for Mac 2, an updated and expanded version of the world’s No. 1-selling family history software, now with TreeSync™, a feature which lets you sync one desktop family tree and one online tree on Ancestry.com. With TreeSync now you can access and update your tree wherever… Read more

Family Tree Maker: 2012 Update Is Available

Posted by Tana L. Pedersen on December 7, 2011 in Family Tree Maker

An update for Family Tree Maker 2012 (Windows) is now available. It contains a number of improvements and fixes of reported issues. Some examples are: Improvements to TreeSync performance, media download times, and fixes for sync errors Faster importing of all file types Added support for tags and media links when importing and exporting GEDCOMs Increased… Read more

Family Tree Maker 2012 Webinar Tonight

Posted by Tana L. Pedersen on November 9, 2011 in Family Tree Maker, Webinars

Join the Family Tree Maker team tonight, Wednesday, November 9th at 8:00 pm (Eastern Standard Time) for a free webinar that will teach you about the new features in Family Tree Maker 2012. You’ll learn about: TreeSync—the ability to link and synchronize your desktop tree with an online tree at Ancestry. The new blended families… Read more

Family Tree Maker Webinar on November 9th

Posted by Tana L. Pedersen on October 31, 2011 in Family Tree Maker, Webinars

Join us on Wednesday, November 9th at 8:00 pm (Eastern Standard Time) for a free webinar that will teach you about the new features in Family Tree Maker 2012. You’ll learn about TreeSync—the ability to link and synchronize your desktop tree with an online tree at Ancestry, how to use the new blended families display… Read more

Family Tree Maker: New Chart Options in 2012

Posted by Tana L. Pedersen on October 24, 2011 in Family Tree Maker

Over the years, we have received requests to include some charting features that were available in Family Tree Maker 2006/version 16. In Family Tree Maker 2012 we’re brought back two of them: direct-line descendant charts and generation labels. Direct-line Descendant Charts In recent versions of Family Tree Maker, the descendant chart showed all of an… Read more

Family Tree Maker: TreeSync

Posted by Tana L. Pedersen on October 17, 2011 in Family Tree Maker, Family Trees

By now you’ve probably heard about TreeSync. It’s the latest innovative tool available in Family Tree Maker 2012, which gives you the ability to sync one Family Tree Maker tree and one online Ancestry tree. Now you can make changes to your tree anytime, anywhere. Maybe you’re at the library and you find your grandma’s… Read more

Family Tree Maker 2012 Is Here!

Posted by Tana L. Pedersen on September 29, 2011 in Ancestry.com Site, Company News, Family Tree Maker

Ancestry.com announced the release of Family Tree Maker® 2012 today, an improved and expanded version of the world’s No. 1-selling family history software. With its new TreeSync™ capabilities, Family Tree Maker 2012 enables family history enthusiasts to sync their desktop family trees and their online trees at Ancestry.com. With TreeSync now you can access and… Read more