It is widely known as RootsMagic in the genealogy software group. Genealogy researcher uses this software to do research and save their data and organize all their information. It is one of the most liked software by users. This software is developed and written by RootsMagic Inc.
RootsMagic was founded by Bruce Buzbee in 1987. When first they developed the software, It was only for windows. Now it is available for Mac. This software can import or export data from ancestry.com.
RootsMagic has paid and free both software available for users. Please read detailed information about Free and Paid both software features.
Why Should I Use RootsMagic Over Other Software?
Does RootsMagic Work With Ancestry?
The good news is for RootsMagic lovers, yes it does. Last Year RootsMagic announced that they are working with ancestry. This feature now will allow people to get a hint from ancestry, users can view records and you can also see your online tree using RootsMagic software.
This feature will work with a new release sent by RootsMagic for 7.5 to update from RootsMagic7. It is a free upgrade so don’t think, you will have to pay for it.
This New Update Will Allow You To Use Two New Features.
- TreeShare – Tree share will let you sync your data from RootsMagic to ancestry and from ancestry to RootsMagic. You can move your data, image and everything you have on RootsMagic or on ancestry.
- Ancestry hints – You will be able to see hints from ancestry directly to your software now.
What If You Are Using A Free Version Of RootsMagic Software?
Do not worry, this feature is also for those who are using RootsMagic essential software. You can do every possible thing that you can do with a paid version.