Monthly Archives: June, 2013

Family Tree Day

Family Tree Day – 1 Jul 2013 If everything goes as scheduled, as of 1 Jul 2013, the API for  the new.familysearch (nFS) database is now read-only. Up until this day, we were able to use older versions of third party software to update the nFS database, and that database would in turn provide values for …

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AQ Version 14.00.11

AQ 14.00.11 is here When Ancestral Quest 14.00.10 became available, with access to the Family Tree, it was a major programming effort. Gaylon Findlay, the creator of Ancestral Quest, referred to it as a lobotomy.  As a programmer, I would expect minor corrections to be needed when the general public has a chance to use …

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Family Tree

Family Tree Access is Here If you haven’t yet downloaded version 14.00.10 of Ancestral Quest, please do it now. The new version is unique. It directly accesses and updates the Family Tree (FT). It also accesses the old FamilySearch database (nFS). The values moved from nFS to FT were the summary values seen in new.familysearch.org, …

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Beta Family Tree

Beta Family Tree Testing is Near Completion Direct access to the Family Tree by Ancestral Quest is now being tested. Although the changes are massive, the impact on the user is very small. I will show the differences as they appear at this time. Remember that we are in an interim period where both databases …

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