With exciting new features to help you, Ancestry.co.uk™ Family Tree
Maker® 2012 makes it easier than ever to discover your family story,
preserve your legacy and share your unique heritage.
Family Tree Maker® 2012 lets you easily:
Research and preserve your family story on your computer
Create charts and reports to share with family and friends
View and share your tree from different perspectives; location, migration path,
family name and more.
Integrate with the 895 million records on Ancestry.co.uk ™ and download new
information directly into your tree.
Receive hints linking you to matching records on Ancestry.co.uk ™
Add photos, documents, audio and video into your tree.
View timelines and interactive maps highlighting events and places in your
Write Smart Stories ™ that automatically update when facts in your tree change.
Features improved content generation and editing options.
Synchronise desktop and online Ancestry.co.uk ™ family trees with the NEW
Family Tree Maker® 2012 features a host of new and exciting
Follow the Hints - Just enter what you know into your family tree. Hints (green
leaf icons) will soon appear, linking you to historical records and trees that might
hold answers about your ancestors.
Save to your desktop - Saves information you discover on Ancestry.co.uk™ to your
family tree, complete with an electronic copy of the original record.
Maps and Timelines - View maps to see where your ancestors have lived and track
your family’s migration paths. And, highlight key events that have occurred in their
IMPROVED - Manage photos and more. Add photos, audio and video files,
documents etc. into your tree. Easy-to-use tools help you manage them faster than
IMPROVED - Smart Stories™ -Write Smart Stories™ in two easy steps using
improved page designs and templates. Each time you edit your tree, Smart Stories
IMPROVED - Charts and Reports. Choose from hundreds of customisable chart
options and create reports that let you see and share your tree from different
perspectives; location, migration path, family name, birthdays and more!
NEW - Blended Families View. See combined families including step families and
adoptees at a glance.
NEW - TreeSync™ - Synchronise Desktop and Online
Keep your tree up-to-date wherever you are! Build your tree using
Family Tree Maker® and upload it to Ancestry.co.uk.™ Whether
you’re working online or on your desktop, you can keep your tree
in sync with just the click of a button (and even update it using
the FREE iPhone and iPad apps. )
Share your tree with other family members and choose who
can view and update it.
Included in the Platinum package:
6 Months Premium Membership to Ancestry.co.uk1 Worth over £77!
Quick Start Guide (Digital Version)
Follow simple instructions to begin a project.
Printed Companion Guide to Family Tree Maker 2012
Learn Family Tree Maker's most popular features with quick lessons that make research fast and fun. Over 380 pages of info!
Interactive Training Tutorials Step-by-step hints and tips to help you grow your family tree.
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1The free Ancestry.co.uk membership requires activation with a valid credit or debit card
Each type of chart can be
customised to look just the way you
An Individual Report lists facts about one individual.
The Family tab gives you a comprehensive
view of your tree. You can see several
generations of your family at once and jump
to any person in your tree with a single click.
In this view you can also add children and
ancestors for an individual and add life events.
The Person tab focuses on a single
individual. You can add facts, notes, or
media items for an individual; view a
timeline of those life events blended with
other family members’ life events; or, you can see a list of all
the members of an individual’s family-
spouses, children, parents, and siblings.
Minimum system requirements:
Operating system: Windows 7 / Windows XP / Vista
Processor: 500 MHz Intel Pentium II (or equivalent)
Hard disk space: 500 MB for installation
Memory: 512 MB of RAM 2X CD-ROM (required for installation)
Display: 800 x 600 resolution for monitor
Internet access (required for installation)
Operating system: Windows 7 / Windows XP SP2/Vista
Processor: 1GHz Intel Pentium III (or equivalent)
Hard disk space: 500 MB for installation
Memory: 1 GB of RAM
Display: 1024 x 768 resolution for monitor
32X CD/CD-R (required for installation)
All online features require Internet access (also required for installation)