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Family Tree Maker - hints not in sync with online ancestry tree?

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Re: Family Tree Maker - hints not in sync with online ancestry tree?

Posted: 9 Dec 2013 3:12PM GMT
Classification: Query
FTM 2014 > Tools > Options > General > Search > Search online automatically when connected to the internet - leave this checked

... > Exclude Ancestry Member Trees from automatic search - check this

This is probably the best option. You get a leaf when a new "fact" appears - you do not have to keep ignoring all the "tree" (mostly) garbage ;-) I suspect that "fact" data is not synced with Ancestry - I suspect that each program is using the same logic - ignore a "fact" if it is already in your tree. Like someone said, hints are not "synced" between products. If you turn on these options there is probably no need to do so.
SubjectAuthorDate Posted
parrysj 26 Nov 2013 4:44PM GMT 
David Abernat... 26 Nov 2013 11:51PM GMT 
parrysj 27 Nov 2013 2:12AM GMT 
BurgessDonnel... 27 Nov 2013 2:32AM GMT 
parrysj 27 Nov 2013 2:48AM GMT 
stever20 27 Nov 2013 9:23PM GMT 
BurgessDonnel... 28 Nov 2013 1:29AM GMT 
parrysj 28 Nov 2013 5:19AM GMT 
stever20 28 Nov 2013 2:17PM GMT 
mikelevoi 9 Dec 2013 10:12PM GMT 
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