Please Note: There is an FTM-SIG meeting Saturday March 18, 2017, from 1:00-4:00. * See Meeting notes (above) for meeting agenda * See Software MacKiev News for the free FTM Announcement * An upgraded FTM version for both MAC and PC, with new features was announced in the Roots conference earlier this month. It is scheduled to be available in March 2017.
A maintenance release of the FTM MAC 3 and FTM 2014 for PC was release March 1, 2016 by Software MacKiev. If you have FTM MAC 3 or FTM 2014 (the most recent versions from ancestry.com ) and if you have registered at the www.mackiev.com web site, you can download the new version of FTM from MacKiev at no cost for free. You may purchasethe newest version from MacKiev at any time.All FTM support is now handled by MacKiev Support. 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
The agenda for the up-coming meeting is on the Meeting Notes page.
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.
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