Syncing Merged Tree from family tree maker to ancestry

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In this blog we have covered how you will be syncing merged tree from FTM to ancestry. Are you a genealogist? are you the one who is wanting to find out family information? or someone from your family must have gifted you their tree? anyway, If you have been using family tree maker and now you want to merge your tree with someone else’s tree. Then you are at right place. Please read this blog so you can sync your 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. 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 synced and two different DNA persons information’s are being uploaded and synced by family tree maker on Here ancestry may create bug in your system.

This is where creates a fake(different) ID then you have. For example, if you are id is Ancestry creates another id as This means your tree will not be synced. 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 instead updating anything on family tree maker software.

If you are not sure, what to do about syncing your merged tree. Please call us on our family tree maker support number +1-888-299-3207. 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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