I also did not receive any notification from Mac Kiev about this, and I’m on their email list. After I signed up for news letter, this is what I received.
From: Family Tree Maker [mailto:[email protected]] Sent: Thursday, March 23, 2017 PM To: xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx Subject: FAMILY TREE MAKER News – Thanks for Signing Up Greetings!
(Even if you’ve already updated to a previous edition of FTM 2014.1 or Mac 3.1). New in this build is the ability to add password-protection to the tree files you export.
And if you’re sending them outside your computer, that’s a very good idea — so your family history doesn’t ever fall into the wrong hands.
What you should know: The upgrade is free for all users who purchased a copy of a Mac Kiev Family Tree Maker edition since March 1, 2016.
Those with previous Ancestry editions, or who got a free copy of Family Tree Maker 2014.1 or Mac 3.1, are eligible for discounted upgrades.
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Step 4 – Scroll Down Until You See “Manage Your Tree” on the Right Sidebar and Click on the “Export Tree” Button Provided Step 5 – A Green “Download Your GEDCOM” Button Will Appear, Click on it to Download the File to Your Computer Step 6 – If the File Does Not Download Click on the Blue “Download Tips” Link for Help Step 7 – Your File Will Be Saved to Your Default Downloads Location, You May Want to Move it in to a Genealogy Folder for Ease Locating it Later Now that you have your GEDCOM, you are ready to import your file in to another family tree program, back it up on a thumb drive or online, share it with a friend, or upload it to another service.
Please know that some information — including source citations, unusually long or hyphenated names or places, symbols and notes – may not always transfer properly from program to program via GEDCOM so always carefully check your tree after importing it in to the new tree software.