Updates and Downloads

A free patch is available to Family Tree Maker 2006 users. This patch will update their program so that it is at the same level at Family Tree Maker 16. The patch includes the following changes:

  • Added fastfill to the master source field in the source citation dialog
  • Added the ability to select "Individuals to Include" in the Source Usage Report
  • Extra protection against file corruption when you export Family Tree Maker 2006 files to previous Family Tree Maker file formats
  • Updates in the notes section for Windows 98 users

To update Family Tree Maker 2006:

Make sure you’re running the latest version of Family Tree Maker.

1. Make sure your computer is connected to the Internet.
2. Open Family Tree Maker 2006.
3. Click the “Help” tab.
4. Find the “Check for Update” option and click it.

Family Tree Maker 2006 will then find any updates, download and install them automatically.