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Family Tree Maker Available as a Download
Posted 02 October 2013 --- Updated 27 April 2015
By Rick Roberts

Ancestry notified us that effective immediately (02 October 2013), Family Tree Maker (FTM) is available to Canadians as an online download from only. That means that Canadians will no longer be able to purchase physical copies of Family Tree Maker on installation disks, printed FTM Companion Guides or FTM Beyond the Basics books in Canadian retail stores or from

Links for Family Tree Maker and FTM software and upgrades for Canadians, Americans and others are available at the bottom of this page. Canadian and other international transactions are processed by (downloads only). American transactions are processed by (downloads and/or physical products)

Family Tree Maker is a superb product, possibly the best in its field. It will be interesting to see if Canadians are willing to overcome a widely-held aversion to downloaded software and continue to support Family Tree Maker as a download.

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