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Familytree maker - cor this is handy Best price cu

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LindainBerkshire1736004

LindainBerkshire1736004 Report 15 May 2006 23:31

THanks Heatrher will have a look tomorrow, as it's really late now Bit busy and didn't check your answer, sorry Let you know how I get on Regards Linda

Heather

Heather Report 15 May 2006 23:33

I bumped it up for you yesterday! Its a topic started by Val.

MrsBucketBouquet

MrsBucketBouquet Report 16 May 2006 02:11

I do wish you girls n boys would put the 'topic header' when your helping on here, as I come in at all hours of the night from work and find the bumped up thread lost and no where near the thread in question! Pleae please! put the title of the thread? Gerri x

Eleanor

Eleanor Report 16 May 2006 02:53

I just got FTM2006 yesterday and cor blimey is it handy!! Best £30 I ever spent. Thing is this morning it just wants to crash and i dunno why *sniff*

Heather

Heather Report 16 May 2006 08:40

Gerri, this is the title of Vals thread A BIG help needed please FTM how do I split files ??? I was also going to bed when I added the last message - too knackered to look for it a second time, thats why I just said its originated by Val. If you want to find topics originated by someone you can click on topic originator at the top of the page and then go to a particular name and trawl what they have left. If anyone wants to find a thread they can also enter all or part of a likely title in the search box at the top of the page.

Sarah

Sarah Report 16 May 2006 10:38

Nudged for Lee Sarah :-)

Glen In Tinsel Knickers

Glen In Tinsel Knickers Report 16 May 2006 13:02

nudge for Gillian

LindainBerkshire1736004

LindainBerkshire1736004 Report 16 May 2006 13:26

Found It Heather and added to it so it's in my replies, and I can check it out when I have more time to take it all in quick glance looked like I need to print off and keep hady for reference in the future. Really happy using FTM lots to learn and so much on it, think it wioll be a good investment. Thanks for all the help Regards Linda

Heather

Heather Report 16 May 2006 13:28

Oh dear sticky, I wonder why that is?

Sarah

Sarah Report 16 May 2006 21:28

nudged for Karen sarah :-)

Borobabs

Borobabs Report 21 May 2006 10:53

Nudging for new FTM peeps to see Babs

Val wish I'd never started

Val wish I'd never started Report 23 May 2006 14:14

nudge

Sidami

Sidami Report 23 May 2006 16:19

Heather, You look like you know what you are talking about a few questions please. I have my information on trees on PAF I am keen to get the family tree maker. Can you tell me in easy to understand instructions how I get my info on tree maker. Also if I was to still use paf do you just keep using a gedcome to put it on family tree maker to update. A bit nervy at doing this change as I don't want to do wrong thoing and loose all my information. Sue.....

Heather

Heather Report 23 May 2006 16:43

If you have moved your info back and forwards between PAF and GR then you know how to get your info onto FTM! Same thing,make a gedcom and import it on to the FTM program which you put on your puter. Well, I think a lot of us are scared of losing the info thats why we chose a program that you can put on a cd, on the internet - so we have it at least 3 places.

Bobtanian

Bobtanian Report 23 May 2006 20:03

Derrr!! where is this websearch facility? please in werds ov wun sybilil please Bob

Heather

Heather Report 23 May 2006 20:07

Bob, if you open your program on the page of the individual you are interested in go down past their name and birth etc details - there are a row of icons with spouse, scrap book etc and you will see the last icon which says Web search resources. Click on that and it will search for a match for you. When the search comes up you can edit down the results by using the facilities at the top right hand of the page.

Mo in London

Mo in London Report 23 May 2006 20:18

Open family tree maker. Find an individual Under death place there are little boxes saying edit spouse scrapbook, web search resources Click on that box (web search resources), and it will open up a search on the person you are looking at.

Val wish I'd never started

Val wish I'd never started Report 23 May 2006 23:45

you can get a upgrade I am sure its on this list somewhere its really worth getting.

Borobabs

Borobabs Report 23 May 2006 23:49

Marie a up-grade means you will have to do a back up 1st really but then all your information will be in the new format;; apparently they use different format for the 2006 so I just backed up onto a disc ;; that is only in case there is any problems, which i didn't have then you do the up-grade;;; Babs

Heather

Heather Report 24 May 2006 07:34

Marie, you can upgrade - go to the my-history website and it tells you the cost of upgrades. I cant remember how much it was but if you dont have an ancestry sub may be worth you just buying a new program and getting 3 months ancestry sub free from play*com for under £30.