Author Archives: GenDetective

2018 My Year of DNA Research

Happy New Years!  2018 was my year of joining the genealogy DNA party.  I finally decided to do DNA testing for both my husband and myself.  My initial findings didn’t differ from many people .. we had a few close … Continue reading

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My Map View: World & Regional Maps

The first map you will see in My Map View is a world map.  In the Map My Family section of the screen (left side), you can expand the Maps node to see a list of the Regional maps that … Continue reading

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My Maps: Getting Started

The initial view in My Map View you will see when using GenDetective v3 will look similar to the following: As with each view in GenDetective, My Map View is divided into multiple sections.  Each section can be resized smaller … Continue reading

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What Is My Map View?

My Map View is one of the core features of GenDetective v3.  First is the cool, look at my family on a map, wow factor!  Followed quickly by, what now? Genealogy and geography are intertwined.  Geography, along with the years … Continue reading

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GenDetective v3.2 Update Released

RumbleSoft is pleased to announce the release of GenDetective v3.2.  This update includes fixes to the following issues: Issue with mapping locations in Canada Problem with maps from multiple countries where drill down to people did not work including: Canada, … Continue reading

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My Tree View: Family Members & Reports

The last area of My Tree View is found in the upper right hand corner: Family Members and Reports.  Looking in the upper right corner of  the My Tree View screenshot below, you will see a list of relatives, identified … Continue reading

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My Tree View: My Research Progress Details

A powerful feature of GenDetective is the ability to configure your own personal research goals. Using personal research goals provides a way for us to identify research opportunities in our family and that information is front and center as we … Continue reading

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