Import Family Tree Maker Into Legacy Family Tree

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If you have a family tree on family tree maker and now you want to import the FTM into legacy then read this post. In this post, we will tell you some simple steps on how to import FTM into legacy.

How To Import FTM Into Legacy?

In Addition, we will discuss How to Import FTM Into Legacy Genealogy Software. If you need any help please call us our toll-free number +1-800-566-7300.

Ever since the announcement of the discontinuation of Family Tree Maker, thousands of people have now flocked to Legacy Family. As a result, it is only natural that you would have some questions or queries about it.

One of the most frequently asked questions is- how do you import Family Tree Maker into Legacy, and the answer is simple. Simply follow the steps given down below

Steps For Import FTM Into Legacy

It is just a one-step process- export and import.

Everything including your names, dates, places, notes, sources, and picture (if you’re using a newer version of Family Tree Maker; 2012 or later) will be imported into Legacy.

All you have to do is click here to watch the 90-second video tutorial on how to import your FTM file into legacy.

Another frequently asked question is whether or not you can import Ancestry tree into Legacy and the answer is yes. All you need to do is simply follow these steps:

  • Go to Trees
  • Create & Manage Trees
  • Manage Tree
  • Export Tree

This will create a GEDCOM file that can be imported into Legacy by using the import steps as listed in the free guide earlier.  But pictures will not be included.  However, you can try a longer route and use your FTM software to sync with your Ancestry Tree, then follow import/export steps.

Further Queries 

If you are facing any difficulties or have any queries, simply contact our Legacy Facebook Group- it is the quickest place to get an answer to your questions. More than 5,000 Legacy users and prospective users are part of this community. It is the perfect place to ask questions, share a tip, or even just scroll through.

You can always contact us through our contact us page given on the website. Apart from this, we have given some FAQs on how to import FTM into legacy so that you can get your answer quickly.

FAQ On Import FTM Into Legacy

#Q. How do I import family tree maker into legacy?

Ans: You can easily import family tree maker into legacy in simple steps. Here we give some simple steps for importing family trees into legacy. please follow the given steps.
1.       Open ancestry.com and go to the trees.
2.       Choose to create and manage trees.
3.       Then click on manage tree.
4.       After that click on the export tree.
This will create a GEDCOM file that you can import into legacy.

#Q2. How do I import a GEDCOM file into legacy?

Ans: Go to the File menu and click on the import GEDCOM file option. After that, you will be navigated by the window dialog box.

#Q3. Is Family Tree Maker 2019 compatible with the older versions?

Ans: Yes, you can open all the previous versions of the family tree maker into family tree maker 2019.

#Q4. Is legacy family tree compatible with ancestry?

Ans: Yes, the legacy family tree is compatible with ancestry.

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