FTM 2017 is mandatory if you want to sync with your tree on Ancestry.com. You will find information and links at: Software MacKiev News. The Family Tree Maker Special Interest Group
FTM-SIG is a user group within the California Genealogical Society - CGS. The FTM-SIG has the purpose to help CGS members use FTM optimally to further their family history work and to promote CGS. It meets on the 3rd Saturday of each month from 1:00 pm to 4:00 in the CGS Classroom, 2201 Broadway, Suite LL2, Oakland, California, 94612-3031. (510) 663-1358
Check out our FTM Hints-n-Help page for helpful suggestions and FTM usage hints from past meetings. Also contained there are Ron's suggestions for "genealogy folder organization" and "genealogy file naming" convention.