Quest 4 Family - RootsMagic User Group

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Class Time and Place:[edit | edit source]

  • First Thursday of each Month - September 2014 through May 2015
  • 5:30 PM to 7:00 PM
  • Hemet FHC, Computer Lab Room, 425 North Kirby Ave., Hemet, CA 92545
  • Instructor:  Mick Altmyer
  • Bring your laptop computer
  • Bring a headset

Tips - RootsMagic[edit | edit source]

01.  Important Instruction - It is important that you read this

02.  Tip 1 - Why use RootsMagic When FamilySearch Family Tree is Available

03.  Tip 2 - Getting Started with RootsMagic (Video must be downloaded)

04.  Tip 2a - Getting Started with RootsMagic Video Index (Document that goes with Video)

05.  Tip 3 - LDS  Members - Create Your Own Free Accounts with Our FamilySearch Partners

06.  Tip 4 - Run RootsMagic on Your Mac without Windows

07.  Tip 5 - Hemet FHC Facebook Site and How to Setup a  Facebook Account

Class Notes[edit | edit source]

4 Sept 2014 - Class 1 - RM User Group (Document)

4 Sept 2014 - Class 1 Pg 2 - RM User Group (Document)

Dropbox[edit | edit source]

01.  Dropbox Set-Up - Creeating Your Folders

02.  Using Dropbox

03.  What is Dropbox (Videos & Documents)

RootsMagic Basics[edit | edit source]

01.  Basic 3 Keys of RM 6

02.  RM Reports_rray

03.  RM Sources_rray

04.  RM Overview_rray

RootsMagic for  PAF Users[edit | edit source]

01.  Customizing RootsMagic to Feel More Like PAF (Video)

02.  Editing Your RootsMagic Data for PAF Users (Video)

03.  Merging Multiple PAF Files in RootsMagic (Video)

04.  RootsMagicMain Screen for PAF Users (Video)

RootsMagic Maintenance[edit | edit source]

01.  Using the Database Tools in RootsMagic (Video)

FAQ (Frequently Asked Questions)[edit | edit source]

01.  Do I Still Need a Genealogy Desktop Program - RootsMagic - OR Is FS Family Tree Enough

02.  Installing  RootsMagic On Your Mac with MacBridge

03.  Tip 3 - Run RootsMagic On Your Mac Without Windows

Setup  Instructions - RootsMagic and Dropbox[edit | edit source]

01.  Dropbox Setup - Creating Your Folders

02.  How to Place a Marriage Record Number (Reference Number) in RootsMagic

03.  Installing RootsMagic on Your Mac with MacBridge (video)

04.  RootsMagic Setup with Images

Importing Data Into RootsMagic[edit | edit source]

01.  Importing an Ancestry Family tree into RootsMagic

02.  Importing Data from FamilySearch Family Tree

03.  Moving Your PAF Data into RootsMagic

Installing, Updating, and Running RootsMagic[edit | edit source]

01.  Copying a RootsMagic Database to Another Computer (video)

02.  Downloading and Installing RootsMagic (video)

03.  Installing RootsMagic from the CD (video)

04.  Installing RootsMagic on Your Mac with MacBridge (video)

05.  Running RootsMagic from a USB Drive with RootsMagic To Go (video)

06.  Updating RootsMagic (video)

Popular RootsMagic Features[edit | edit source]

01.  Backupand Restore in RootsMagic (video)

02.  Crreating a Shareable CD with RootsMagic (video)

03.  Customizing Your Toolbar in RootsMagic (video)

04.  How to Use Color Coding in RootsMagic (video)

05.  Problem Alerts - Finding Errors in Your Data

06.  Problem Alerts - Finding Errors in Your Data (video)

07.  RM Images Video PDF_rray

08.  RM Reports_rray

09.  RM Sources_rray

10.  RootsMagic  Overview_rray

11.  Using Drag and Drop  in RootsMagic (video)

12.  Using Names Groups in RootsMagic (video)

13.  Using the Database Tools in RootsMagic (video)

14.  Using the Gazetteer in RootsMagic (video)

Temple[edit | edit source]

01.  Church Policy - Temple Ordinance Policy

02.  Working with Temple  Information in RM 6