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Until now, Mac users have been unable to participate in the Ancestry World Archives Project and would like to do so there is now a Mac version of the keying tool. If this is the first time you’re learning about this project the information below will help you to understand what it’s all about: “Have […]

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Ancestry.com has recently sent out a notice that Internet connection problems user were experiencing with Family Tree Maker for the Mac is resolved as follows: “We are pleased to announce that the Internet connection issues people have been experiencing with Family Tree Maker for Mac have been resolved. To get the update, close out of […]

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It’s almost as though the self-fulfilling prophesy is at work, because the nightmare scenario for Mac owners has arrived. For years I’ve heard folks saying it’s bound to happen. One person I know who owns a Mac and has refused to open greetings cards from reputable vendors—the ones you pay for. Macs have historically been […]

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The following is a news release from Ancestry.com about the release of Family Tree Maker for Mac2. It has a long list of improvements: “PROVO, Utah, Dec. 15, 2011 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Ancestry.com (Nasdaq:ACOM) today announced the release of Family Tree Maker® for Mac 2, the improved version of the world’s No.1 selling family history […]

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Sandy on May 20th, 2011

The following information regarding the insidious Malware software was posted on Eastman’s Online Genealogy Blog today as follows: “Mac users have always felt smug that their systems were immune from viruses, trojan horses and other malware (malevolent software). Those were always problems for Windows users, not for anyone else. Unfortunately, the world has now become […]

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Sandy on February 2nd, 2011

If you’re serious about researching your family history for yourself and for your descendants, sooner or later you’re going to think about storing your files in a safe place. I’ve been leery about offsite storage for several reasons and the decision to decide who, what, and when, should be taken very seriously. In the past […]

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