Syncing Merged Tree from family tree maker to ancestry

Syncing Merged Tree

Family tree maker allows you to merge two trees and give a different name

For example, A wants to merge tree with B. A can merge and keep the name as AB1 or AB tree or AMB tree. If you want to sync your tree to ancestry, you will not be able to do this. I will explain this to you in detail why you cannot sync with the ID that you have from Ancestry. Ancestry.com is the website where you need to create your account and purchase their subscription.

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If you get your DNA test done and upload this information to ancestry. then ancestry can give you hints on ancestry website and you can find matching DNA’s information. These hints may help you find family that you never known to. Now since two trees are being sync and two different DNA persons information’s are being upload and sync by family tree maker on ancestry.com. Here ancestry may create bug in your system.

This is where ancestry.com creates a fake(different) ID then you have. For example, if you are id is xyz@msn.com. Ancestry creates another id as @@xyz@msn.com. This means your tree will not be sync. When you update your information on family tree maker. There is one way you can upload your merged tree online but if you want to update anything to the tree. You will have to log in to your ancestry.com instead updating anything on family tree maker software.

If you are not sure, what to do about syncing your merged tree. Please chat with our  family tree maker support Live Chat. We provide premium technician service for family tree maker software. We also fix ancestry issues with family tree maker so call us.

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    1. It will not change the name on Family Tree Maker 2019 or any version. You will need to download the tree from ancestry or change your family tree name manually on Family Tree Maker.

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