Are you searching for steps to be able to download a Tree from Ancestry to FTM 2017 for MAC? Then here we will guide you with the appropriate solutions that are effective. You’ve just got to read along with this blog. The Family Tree Maker 2017 for Mac allows you to download the tree file directly from Ancestry. You only need to link your local and online tree and sync them.
Here is Steps To Download a Tree from Ancestry:- Firstly go to the upper-right corner of the application window and give a click on the three-leaf Ancestry. Then from the pop-up menu choose the ‘Download from Ancestry’ option.
You can also go to choose New from the File menu. After that give a click on the ‘Download from Ancestry’ option.
Now on the displayed screen, the ‘Download from Ancestry’ dialog will open. On the left side, you will see a list of trees in your Ancestry account. • You have the options sort the list of trees by name, date of creation, date of last modification, or status according to your convenience. • If you would like to reverse the sort order, then you can do so by clearing the ‘Sorts in ascending order’ checkbox. • To be able to view a tree on Ancestry before downloading, you need to select the tree from the list and then give a click on the ‘Show Online Tree’ tab. • Then if you want to delete an unwanted tree, you will have to select it first and then click on the ‘Delete Tree’ button.
Note: You need to be careful that you do not delete a tree that may be needed as this is not reversible. To stay on the safe therefore you are recommended to keep copies of your tree.
Select the tree that you would like to download from the given list, and then click the ‘Download Tree’ tab. Now the ‘Download and Link FTM and Ancestry Tree’ dialog will appear. • In the field of the New FTM, you can leave the name existing or you can enter a new one. • Then you have to decide whether or not you would like to have the Ancestry citation media included in the download. You can do so by leaving the selected r un-checking the ‘Download Ancestry Citation Media’ • The changes made in a tree are synced manually by default. So to have the tree synced automatically, then you need to select the ‘Automatically’ button.
Now you can click on the ‘Download’ tab to start downloading your tree.
Then when the ‘Sync Weather Report’ dialog will appear you can decide If you want to continue the download or not.
On the current page, the ‘Download tree from Ancestry’ dialog box will show you the status of the download.
When the tree is downloaded successfully you will get a message. Then if you would like to go to the Ancestry View of the tree instantly then go to select the ‘View online tree now’ checkbox. And at last give ac click on the ‘Close’ button.
The above steps are reliable to help with downloading a Tree from Ancestry to FTM 2017 for MAC successfully. But if you encounter any problem while doing so then you can contact Family Tree Maker Mac. And the qualified techs will guide you with the instructions further.