Family Tree Maker 2012

Family Tree Maker® 2012 with TreeSync

With exciting new features to help you,™ Family Tree Maker® 2012 makes it easier than ever to discover your family story, preserve your legacy and share your unique heritage.

Family Tree Maker® 2012 lets you easily:

  • Synchronise desktop and online™ family trees with the NEW TreeSync™ feature.
  • Write Smart Stories™ that automatically update when facts in your tree change. Features improved content generation and editing options.
  • View timelines and interactive maps highlighting events and places in your ancestors' lives.
AUD$ 59. 99
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What’s new in Family Tree Maker 2012?

  • TreeSync — lets you easily synchronize your tree in Family Tree Maker with an online tree.
    • Access and update your tree anywhere. Continue your research wherever you are whether it’s through your computer,, even your iPhone or iPad.
    • Easily share your tree with your family, and even work on it together. Your family and friends can view the online version of your tree without any software or a subscription. They just login with their name and email and they can always see the latest version of your tree, and can even work on adding to it if you’d like them to.
    • Collaborate with the largest, most active family history community in the world. You can keep your online tree private or make it public so that others researching your family can always find the latest version of your research. You may connect with others who have insight on your ancestors or even rare photos to share with you. And you may even find relatives you didn’t know you had.
  • Blended family view — shows combined families, including stepfamilies and adoptees at a glance.
  • Improved Smart Stories — give you new tools for adding and editing details.
  • Chart personalization — lets you personalize charts by adding text and displaying generation labels such as parents, grandparents and great–grandparents.
  • Index of individuals report — lists every individual in your tree, plus their birth, marriage and death dates.
  • Customized fact sentences — let you change wording and choose what data is included in sentences that Family Tree Maker generates for certain reports and Smart Stories.
  • Descendent charts between two people — make it easy to choose two individuals in your tree and create a descendant chart that shows their relationship.


Contents at a Glance

  • 3 Month UK Heritage Membership to™* — Worth more than $65!††
  • Quick Start Guide (Digital Version) — Follow simple instructions to begin a project.
  • Companion Guide to Family Tree Maker® 2012 (Digital Version) — Learn Family Tree Maker’s most popular features with quick lessons that make research fast and fun.
  • Interactive Training Tutorials — Step-by-step hints and tips to help you grow your family tree.

* Subscription Activation - Terms and Conditions apply
The™ 'UK Heritage Membership' Membership begins upon activation of the 3-month free subscription with a valid credit or debit card, but no money will be taken during the free subscription period. To ensure uninterrupted service, your membership will be automatically renewed at the end of the free subscription period for a further 3 months of paid subscription. To cancel your membership without incurring a charge to your credit or debit card, go to, simply login and go to 'My Account', click on 'Cancel Subscription' at least 2 days before the free subscription is due to end, otherwise the full price of a 3-month ' UK Heritage Membership' membership will be automatically debited from your credit or debit card. Assuming that you do not cancel, at the end of the 3 months paid subscription period your membership will roll over into an annual membership that will automatically renew at the end of each year, unless you cancel before each renewal. Use of is subject to our Terms and Conditions and Privacy Policy. See for full details.

†† Based on the price of a monthly UK Heritage Membership package subscription at™ as of 6th September 2011.

10 more reasons to get the new Family Tree Maker 2012 with TreeSync:

1. Access interactive street and satellite maps
View important locations in your ancestors’ lives. Or create a migration map showing where events in ancestors’ lives took place.
2. Easily organize media
Add photos, documents, audio and video in one, easy-to-access location. Link media to multiple people in your tree and incorporate them into charts and reports.
3. Share your work with others
Use templates to create beautiful family trees or design your own with powerful charting tools. Enhance charts with backgrounds, embellishments and family photos.
  1. Discover new family membersFollow hints from, the world's largest family history resource.
  2. Create Smart StoriesTransform facts from your tree into stories that update automatically as you update your tree.
  3. Simplify source creationUse templates to source everything from online databases to vital records.
  4. Use standard location namesUse the place authority database to enter place names consistently and in a standard format.
  1. Explore data like never beforeUse new and improved reports to gather information and export it in a variety of formats. Save settings in one report and apply them to others.
  2. Navigate your tree with easeView multiple generations, navigate to any individual in your tree with a click of the mouse and add or edit life events.
  3. Import data from other genealogy programsOpen files created in Legacy™ Family Tree, The Master Genealogist™ and FamilySearch™ Personal Ancestral Files.

Family Tree Maker 2012 for Windows

Family Tree Maker 2012
Deluxe Edition
AUD$ 59. 99
Family Tree Maker 2012
Platinum Edition
AUD$ 99. 99

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Family Tree Maker 2012
6 months UK Heritage Plus membership to
3 months UK Heritage membership to
Electronic Quick Start Guide
Electronic Companion Guide
Interactive training tutorials
Data Discs - NSW Assisted & Unassisted Immigrant Passenger Lists, 1828-1896

Recommended System Requirements:

  • Windows 7 (32-bit or 64-bit)
  • Hard disk space: 500 MB for installation
  • Memory: 1 GB RAM
  • Display 1024 x 768 resolution
  • CD-ROM Drive
  • All online features require Internet access

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