Family Tree Maker

Family Tree Maker by Ancestry.com - The #1 Selling Family Tree Program


Current Family Tree Maker Updates
Periodically, Family Tree Maker releases software updates that contain bug fixes and some user-requested enhancements. By updating your software, you can make sure Family Tree Maker is running at its best.

Family Tree Maker 2011 for Windows Update

This update contains fixes of reported issues and some user-requested improvements. It is recommended for all Family Tree Maker 2011 users.
Get the latest update for Family Tree Maker.

File Migration Utility Update

The Family Tree Maker File Migration Utility converts Family Tree Maker 2010 and 2011 Windows files so they can be opened in Family Tree Maker for Mac (and vice versa). If you downloaded a previous version of the utility, you’ll need to download this updated version.

Get Future Updates Automatically

Want to be notified when future updates are available? Family Tree Maker can automatically check for updates when your computer is connected to the Internet:

Windows: Click Tools>Options; then click the General tab. Select the Automatically check for program updates checkbox. (Additional steps may be necessary for Windows Vista and Windows 7. More info here.)


On the Mac: Click Family Tree Maker>Preferences; then click General. Select the Check for Updates Automatically checkbox.