If you use a family tree maker every day. You are going to love FTM a lot because it allows you to update your family data or information in the software without any hassle. You can move around the software without waiting on it to load like a webpage. You can customize your screen exactly to what information you want to see about any person. You can limit your software to upload your information to be uploaded on ancestry.com and upload only what you want to be uploaded by FTM software. “Don’t have an internet connection?” No problem, you don’t need internet connections to use the software without internet and update any kind of data. There are a few things that you can do to enhance your family tree maker experience and your genealogy experience.
There are many ways for you create reports. You can create pedigree charts and family group sheets, relationship charts. There is even a way you can run the report for an unsaved document. You can also print out these reports. You can also save them as PDF and send to your email address. The best reporting in FTM is data error reporting. It allows you to check for little mistakes that you make in your tree. For example, if you typed the wrong date of birth or name, this data error reporting feature will help you a lot. Data error reporting can be printed and can help you correct this small detailing. Which helps you a lot to build your tree faster?
As much as you love your family history and research, the biggest challenge one always face is “where should I start from?”
Filters allow you to narrow down and help you start from. You will know where you have started from and you can focus on one thing instead of having too many information to carry together. The possibilities are having too much information, but filters help you greatly. If you have your family tree maker stories, Please share with us and we will update on our website so other people will know and can learn from your experience.
For more information, you can also read our previous blog on how to make your family tree maker chart in an easy way.