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From: "Robert Paine" <>
Subject: Re: [DNA] GED files?
Date: Tue, 9 Nov 2010 15:44:02 -0800
References: <005401cb804e$82a6b940$384f2dae@Ken1> <056D0199-D255-47A4-892E-E7CA72983DF1@gmail.com><010f01cb8063$beb4f900$384f2dae@Ken1>
In-Reply-To: <010f01cb8063$beb4f900$384f2dae@Ken1>


Right click on the attached Ged icon, tell the computer to save it onto your
hard drive. My family tree maker program will not open a file unless it is
on my hard drive.

Rpaine

----- Original Message -----
From: "Ken Nordtvedt" <>
To: <>
Sent: Tuesday, November 09, 2010 3:13 PM
Subject: Re: [DNA] GED files?


> OK. I see an "import GED" to click on my own genealogy software already
> in
> my computer. But it asks for the file (of course). The file is an
> attachment on an email sent to me. How do I get the email attachment to
> import into my genealogy software?
>
>
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Wilcox Lisa" <>
> To: <>
> Sent: Tuesday, November 09, 2010 2:28 PM
> Subject: Re: [DNA] GED files?
>
>
>> You need a genealogy software package like Family Tree or Reunion. Or you
>> could upload it to ancestry.com and open it there --probably have to have
>> a paid subscription, however-- or rootsweb, which I think is free.
>>
>>
>> Lisa
>>
>>
>> On Nov 9, 2010, at 12:41 PM, Ken Nordtvedt wrote:
>>
>>> Someone with matching gene blocks found in the FF program sent me his
>>> gedcom ancestral files ending in .GED
>>>
>>> Do I need a CD to read these things? When i click on them to open they
>>> just give me nothing, so to speak.
>>>
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