Mac Genealogy Software

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<br> '''Running Certified programs for New FamilySearch that were created for Windows on a Mac''' = You can partition your hard drive and create a windows section on your computer which will allow you to run any of the certified programs for New Family Search on your computer. &nbsp;You would partition your hard drive using boot camp. Boot Camp comes preinstalled on your computer. &nbsp;The program walks you though step by step how to parition the hard drive although I do recommend that you print out the instructions before you begin. There are two programs that can then help you run seamlessly between your Mac and windows side of the computer.  
 
<br> '''Running Certified programs for New FamilySearch that were created for Windows on a Mac''' = You can partition your hard drive and create a windows section on your computer which will allow you to run any of the certified programs for New Family Search on your computer. &nbsp;You would partition your hard drive using boot camp. Boot Camp comes preinstalled on your computer. &nbsp;The program walks you though step by step how to parition the hard drive although I do recommend that you print out the instructions before you begin. There are two programs that can then help you run seamlessly between your Mac and windows side of the computer.  
  
VM Fusion is currently $49.95 and allows you to work in Unity mode between the tow sides of the computer.  
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VM Fusion is currently $49.95 and allows you to work in Unity mode between the two sides of the computer.  
  
 
Parallels is currently $59.95 and works very similar to VM Fusion.  
 
Parallels is currently $59.95 and works very similar to VM Fusion.  

Revision as of 14:06, 20 June 2012

Free Mac Genealogy Software

Commercial Mac Genealogy Programs

Mac Genealogy Programs Certified for New FamilySearch

FamilySearch Certified Products and Services

  • FamilyInsight - Access, Helper, Ordinance Reservation, Ordinance Request, Multi-Language, Sync, Update
  • Get My Ancestors - Access, Multi-Language
  • Ordinance Tracker - Access, Ordinance Status, Ordinance Request
  • MyBlood (not yet) planned for after summer 2010
  • MacFamilyTree Access, Print, Sync, Update


Running Certified programs for New FamilySearch that were created for Windows on a Mac = You can partition your hard drive and create a windows section on your computer which will allow you to run any of the certified programs for New Family Search on your computer.  You would partition your hard drive using boot camp. Boot Camp comes preinstalled on your computer.  The program walks you though step by step how to parition the hard drive although I do recommend that you print out the instructions before you begin. There are two programs that can then help you run seamlessly between your Mac and windows side of the computer.

VM Fusion is currently $49.95 and allows you to work in Unity mode between the two sides of the computer.

Parallels is currently $59.95 and works very similar to VM Fusion.