FamilySearch Family Tree Tips for the Tree View Page

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*To view a couple’s children, hover over their box and then click the '''Children''' tab that appears beneath it.
 
*To view a couple’s children, hover over their box and then click the '''Children''' tab that appears beneath it.
  
*When you click a person’s name in Tree view, you see their summary card. The summary card shows basic details about the person.  
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*When you click a person’s name in Tree view, you see their summary card. The summary card shows basic details about the person.<br>
**Hover over the ordinance icons to see more detail about the ordinances.
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**To to to the Person page, click '''Person''' or click the individual’s name on the Summary Card.  
**To see more information on the Person page, click '''Person''' or click the individual’s name. You can also add or change information on this page.
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**You can add or change information on the Person page.
  
*To display research suggestions, data issues, and possible missing ordinances, select '''Descendancy View''' from the top left-hand menu. Caution: Many people who appear to be missing ordinances in Family Tree are really duplicates of other records with the ordinances done. Always verify basic information for a person and search carefully for duplicates before reserving ordinances.<br>
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*To display research suggestions or data issues, select '''Descendancy View''' from the top left-hand menu. <br>
  
 
*In Fan Chart view, you can change the root person by clicking any other individual on the fan chart.
 
*In Fan Chart view, you can change the root person by clicking any other individual on the fan chart.
  
 
[[Category:FamilySearch_Family_Tree-Tips_and_Tricks]]
 
[[Category:FamilySearch_Family_Tree-Tips_and_Tricks]]

Revision as of 18:33, 5 June 2014

  • You can move the tree by clicking and dragging the page (similar to Google Maps). You can also use the up, down, left and right arrows on your keyboard.
  • To view a couple’s children, hover over their box and then click the Children tab that appears beneath it.
  • When you click a person’s name in Tree view, you see their summary card. The summary card shows basic details about the person.
    • To to to the Person page, click Person or click the individual’s name on the Summary Card.
    • You can add or change information on the Person page.
  • To display research suggestions or data issues, select Descendancy View from the top left-hand menu.
  • In Fan Chart view, you can change the root person by clicking any other individual on the fan chart.