Discover and Preserve Your Family History With New Version 3.0 of Family Tree Maker.FREMONT, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 24, 1995--In today's society, many people yearn for a connection to their family and its history, but they simply don't have time to track down the details. Family Tree Maker's popularity has boomed over the past year because it actually helps people find their ancestors -- and now version 3.0 of Family Tree Maker(TM) Deluxe Edition includes even more time-saving features to help people with their research! In addition, millions of new names have been added to the FamilyFinder(TM) Index, making it even easier to identify the historical records that include information on your relatives.
Not only does Family Tree Maker help you quickly find invaluable details about your family, it allows you to enjoy and preserve your heritage. You can print beautiful family trees This is an index of family trees available. It includes noble, politically important and royal families as well as fictional families and thematic diagrams. Europe
FamilyFinder Uncovers the Details of Your Family History
Many people don't have the time or energy to search through microfilm libraries for clues to their family's past. But a project that otherwise involves weeks of library visits and letter writing is both much faster and much easier with the Family Tree Maker Deluxe Edition. Its FamilyFinder Index now lists over 115 million individuals who appear in state and federal records, including millions of names contributed from our customers as part of the World Family Tree(TM) Project.
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Includes the quicktime video of "Even If You Don't" directed by Matt Stone & Trey Parker of "South Park". know the intricacies of searching historical records, the new Search Expert(TM) does. It searches the FamilyFinder Index for only those records that span the lifetime of the specified individual, looks for both married and maiden names “Née” redirects here. For the Spanish biologist, see Luis Née.
A maiden name is the family name carried by a woman before marriage. A maiden name is sometimes indicated using the word "née , plus uses a process called "Soundex" searching to find similar sounding names. Although the actual records are far too vast to be included on just one CD-ROM CD-ROM: see compact disc.
in full compact disc read-only memory
Type of computer storage medium that is read optically (e.g., by a laser). , the FamilyFinder does tell you exactly where to find information about each person in the list. Once you know where to look, you can easily go to these sources to get more information about ut your ancestors. Consult them at a library -- or purchase them on CD-ROM from Family Tree Maker's Family Archives to save even more time and hassle.
Family Archive CDs Bring Historical Records To Your Desktop
Our collection of more than 45 Family Archive(TM) CDs is packed with valuable information, including U.S. Census Records Indexes, Social Security Death Benefits Records, selected State Marriage Records Indexes, the new World Family Tree -- even some international data, such as an Irish Census Index.
Once you know which CDs include information on your relatives, you can purchase and use them in the comfort of your own home, at your convenience. This drastically reduces the time needed for travel to distant county offices or working your busy schedule around library hours. You'll spend less time cranking rolls of microfilm and digging through musty books. The easy-to-use Family Archive CDs often contain as much information as the original records themselves.
Plus, you can now access the information on the CDs directly from Family Tree Maker. Unlike previous versions, you won't need to use a separate DOS program to view the CDs. Just click on the "FamFinder" button, and follow the program's prompts to search your Family Archive CD. One more click of a button copies information directly into your Family Tree Maker family file.
World Family Tree -- Thousands Team Up to Share Their Family Trees
Finding your ancestors in federal and state records yields important facts and official documentation. But what if you wanted to jump-start your research? What if you wanted a way to find not just one person, but several generations? Our customers have asked for a way to do this, so we've undertaken a massive project to compile the family trees of thousands of our customers. The result is the most exciting group of Family Archive CDs yet -- the World Family Tree CDs. Using these CDs will dramatically reduce the amount of time needed for research, since finding the name of just one of your ancestors may lead you to uncover an entire new branch of your family tree! (See World Family Tree press release.)
Record Favorite Memories in Multimedia Scrapbook
We all know that there's a lot more to a family than just names and dates. That's why Family Tree Maker preserves all kinds of memories. You can embellish your family file with cherished family stories, and catalog all the details behind each individual and marriage. Plus, each person in Family Tree Maker has their own multimedia Scrapbook to preserve favorite memories, including photos, scanned documents such as birth certificates, images from Photo CDs, sound clips, and even home video clips. "Play" the Scrapbook in an on-screen on·screen or on-screen
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1. As shown on a movie, television, or display screen.
2. Within public view; in public. slide show to bring your family history to life with multimedia!
Other Exciting New Features Requested by Customers
-- We've broken the 110" print limit -- now, print family trees the size of a football field.
-- Save or delete any selected group of individuals -- makes it easy to share files with others.
-- New Merge and Append To add to the end of an existing structure. features automate the process of combining files.
-- Check the accuracy of your data with new features that search for typographical ty·pog·ra·phy
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a. The art and technique of printing with movable type.
b. The composition of printed material from movable type.
2. and other errors.
-- Supports multiple sets of parents and non-traditional families.
-- Easily open and convert Personal Ancestral File Personal Ancestral File or PAF is a genealogy software provided by FamilySearch, a website operated by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. It is available as freeware. (a popular DOS genealogy program) files.
-- New Direct Descendant Trees show the bloodline blood·line
The direct line of descent; a pedigree. relationships from one person to another.
-- Easily back up your valuable data onto multiple floppy disks. -0-
Family Tree Maker Windows 95 Native Version Coming Soon
To maintain its leadership position in the consumer software market, Family Tree Maker version 3.0 will be designed for Microsoft(R) Windows(R) 95. Of course, the Windows 95 native version of Family Tree Maker (available in early 1996) will fully support Windows 95's unique functionality. Customers who purchase Family Tree Maker version 3.0 and register will receive a free upgrade to the native version when it is available.
System Requirements To be used efficiently, all computer software needs certain hardware components or other software resources to be present on a computer system. These pre-requisites are known as (computer) system requirements and are often used as a guideline as opposed to an absolute rule. , Pricing, and Availability
System requirements for Family Tree Maker Deluxe Edition are: Windows 3.1 running in enhanced mode, or Windows 95; 386 IBM PC A PC made by IBM. IBM created the PC industry in 1981 when it introduced its first model with 16KB of RAM. However, it was way off in its estimates, projecting that 250,000 units would be sold in the first five years. In fact, about three million IBM PCs were sold in that period. or compatible (486 or higher recommended); 4 MB RAM (8 MB highly recommended); VGA monitor An analog display screen that accepts VGA signals from the computer. See VGA and display adapter. running in at least 16 colors; Microsoft-compatible mouse; 9 MB free hard disk space; CD-ROM drive A device that holds and reads CD-ROM discs. CD-ROM drives generally also play audio CD discs by sending analog sound to the sound card via a 4-pin cable. For specifications of 10x, 20x, etc. drives, see CD-ROM drives. See CD-ROM, CD-ROM changer, CD-ROM server and CD-ROM audio cable. . Optional: video capture board and sound board (for video and audio clips); scanner (for scanned images). Version 3.0 will be available in mid-October for approximately $60. Family Tree Maker's Family Archive CDs (including the World Family Tree Archives) contain data which can only be viewed either by the Family Tree Maker Deluxe Edition or the FamilyFinder Index program. The CDs range from $19.99 - $49.99. An additional 4 MB of hard disk space is recommended for the World Family Tree Archive CDs.
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diskette - floppy disk and CD-ROM, plus a DOS version. A collection of more than 45 Family Archive CDs containing information from historical genealogical records is also available. -0-
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