Your question: Is RootsMagic 8 ever going to be released?

We are thrilled to announce the official release of RootsMagic 8, the latest version of the award-winning genealogy software which makes researching, organizing, and sharing your family history easy and enjoyable.

How do I upgrade to RootsMagic 8?

If you buy RootsMagic 7 now through our website (either the full version or upgrade), you will receive an email with your key for RootsMagic 7. You’ll also immediately receive a key for RootsMagic 8. Just hold onto that key until you get word that RootsMagic 8 has been officially released.

What is the most current version of RootsMagic?

RootsMagic 7 is the current version of family tree software from RootsMagic, Inc. The Utah-based company has been working since 2018 on a major upgrade to version 8. RootsMagic 7 was released in 2014, but there have been minor upgrades since then.

How good is RootsMagic?

RootsMagic scored a C+ for chart quality. It offers only six chart options, and the charts aren’t very stylish. But the chart quality is still better than the quality available from nearly half of the family tree programs I reviewed.

What is Gedcom data?

The acronym for GEnealogical Data COMmunications. GEDCOM is a data structure created by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints for storing and exchanging genealogical information so that many different computer programs can use it. It is identified by the file type “. ged”.

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What is the cost of RootsMagic?

Price: $39.95

In the U.S. and Canada, call toll free: 1-800-ROOTSMAGIC (1-800-766-8762). Outside the U.S. call: 1-801-489-3102.

Does RootsMagic have an app?

Your family tree at your fingertips! Now you can easily take and show off your family history with you wherever you go. RootsMagic lets you carry your genealogy on your Android or iOS (iPhone, iPad, iPod touch) device!

Is RootsMagic easy to use?

RootsMagic 7 is a fairly easy-to-use software that allows you to build an extensive family tree, with as many relatives as you like. Hints to matches from genealogy websites – MyHeritage and Ancestry – can provide extra information on family members, and help you further your research on your ancestors.

Is RootsMagic compatible with ancestry?

RootsMagic genealogy software can synchronize with Ancestry® to transfer people, events, notes, source citations, and photos between trees.

Is RootsMagic available for Mac?

We are pleased to announce that RootsMagic 7 is now available for Apple computers running macOS 11 Big Sur. When Big Sur was released last month, it made some changes that broke the wrapper that allowed RootsMagic to run on macOS.

Is RootsMagic 7 free?

Downloading RootsMagic Essentials is absolutely free and is the easiest way to start tracing your family history. … Click “Download” when ready.

How much is Family Tree Builder?

One good thing about Genes Reunited is that the family tree builder is completely free with no limits on how many ancestors you add. You have to pay to access any records, though.

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Is Legacy Family Tree Any good?

Expert opinion: If you want to explore your heritage and build your family tree, Legacy offers some of the very best genealogical software on the market. It will help you locate historical records and upload work that you may have done on other builders. In terms of price, it is hard to beat.