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3:30PM - 4:30PM

Getting the Most Out of Family Tree Maker

Presenter: Duff Wilson

Sponsored by Steve Caguiat

This presentation shows the basics of how to get started with Family Tree Maker, and includes an introduction to every workspace in the program. It also includes the latest new features and a number of advanced topics, so whether you’re new to Family Tree Maker or you've been using it for many years, this presentation will be useful for you.

Beginner. Just starting to do family history., Intermediate. Online database savvy and can locate/read deeds, vital records, wills, and church records., Advanced. Very experienced, including early US and foreign records.
Digital Resources: database tools/strategies; web tools (i.e. Google); general interest, Methodology: evaluating/analyzing information, Preservation: archival storage; record artifact preservation; organization; future-proofing strategies/techniques, Software/Apps: Mac-specific, Software/Apps: PC-specific
Not specific as to geography or ethnicity