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Tuesday's Tip - Tips and Tricks

Legacy Family Tree Tuesday's Tip -Tips and Tricks

Tuesday's Tips provide brief how-to's to help you learn to use the Legacy Family Tree software with new tricks and techniques.

Tips and Tricks

If you go to HELP > HELP INDEX look over on the right and you will see a section labeled TIPS AND TRICKS.




This is my favorite section. There are a lot of features that you might not figure out on your own, little shortcuts and tricks that will make you happy.

In this section you'll find these tips, all with easy to understand graphics :

  • Family View Tips
  • More Family View Tips
  • Descendant View Tips
  • Pedigree View Tips
  • Chronology View Tips
  • Index View Tips
  • Information Screen Tips
  • Name List Tips
  • Detail Tab
  • Edit Tab
  • Events Tab
  • Sources Tab
  • LDS Tab
  • Print Preview Tips
  • Address Screen Tips
  • Master Location List Tips
  • Marriage Information Tips
  • Media Gallery Tips
  • Other Tips

Find tech tips every day in the Facebook Legacy User Group. The group is free and is available to anyone with a Facebook account.

For video tech tips checkout the Legacy Quick Tips page.  These short videos will make it easy for you to learn all sort of fun and interesting ways to look at your genealogy research.


Michele Simmons Lewis is part of the technical support team at Millennia, the makers of the Legacy Family Tree software program. With over 20 years of research experience, Michele’s passion is helping new genealogists get started on the right foot through her writings, classes and lectures. She is the former staff genealogist and weekly columnist for the McDuffie Mirror and now authors Ancestoring, a blog geared toward the beginner/intermediate researcher.


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