Current Version: 8.0.7

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The demo version of MacFamilyTree 8 is fully functional except for saving and printing.

In order to uninstall the demo version, simply drag it to the trash.
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Version 8.0.7
MacFamilyTree 8 is exclusively available at the Mac App Store.

OS X 10.10 Yosemite or OS X 10.11 El Capitan is required to use MacFamilyTree.
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Frequently asked questions about MacFamilyTree 8

Is MacFamilyTree compatible to 10.10 Yosemite and 10.11 El Capitan?
Yes, MacFamilyTree is fully compatible with OS X 10.10 Yosemite and 10.11 El Capitan. Attention: Previous versions of Mac OS X are not supported!
I’d like to read the User Guide before downloading MacFamilyTree
Our User Guide is available in English and German. Please click one of the following links:
I want to try MacFamilyTree before buying, what do I do?
Please download the demo version here. You cannot save or export your entries using the demo version. Additionally, iCloud is not supported in the demo version. Please note that entries created with the Demo Version can not be transfered to the full featured version from the Mac App Store!
I like MacFamilyTree 8, what are my purchasing options?
MacFamilyTree 8 is available exclusively on the Mac App Store. You can use all payment options Apple is offering. If you are already a Mac App Store or iTunes Store user, your prefered payment is already saved there.
Why do you offer MacFamilyTree 8 only on the Mac App Store?
Apple requires all applications which use iCloud sync to be sold on the Mac App Store. It is not possible to implement iCloud if you are not using the Mac App Store as your way of distributing software.
I want to switch to MacFamilyTree from FamilyTreeMaker, Legacy, RootsMagic etc. How can I transfer my information?
You need to export your tree file from your previous application as a GEDCOM file. These files can be imported from the start screen or the file menu in MacFamilyTree. If you want to migrate from the discontinued Family Tree Maker, please have a look at this guide.
Do you offer a Windows Version of MacFamilyTree?
No, MacFamilyTree 8 does only run on Macs and we do not offer a Windows Version. You can exchange data with Windows users through the export of GEDOM files.
MacFamilyTree is updated very regularly. Which updates are free and which are not?
Updates like version 8.1, 8.2. 8.3, 8.4, 8.5... are always free for buyers of version 8, we're only charging for very major updates roughly every 3 years, minor updates are always free of charge. We're adding many new features and improvements on a regular basis for version 8 free of charge. Owners of a previous version have to purchase MacFamilyTree 8 as a new product on the Mac App Store.
Is there an iPhone, iPad or iPod touch version of MacFamilyTree 8?
Yes. Please have a look at our products page for MobileFamilyTree 8. MobileFamilyTree 8 is a stand-alone product which can be used without MacFamilyTree 8.
I have a second Mac and I want to use MacFamilyTree on my two Macs. Do I need a second copy?
No. If you own two Macs, feel free to use MacFamilyTree 8 on both of your Macs. Simply download it again from the Mac App Store using the recent purchases tab.

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