Family Historian 5 was (until version 6 was released), simply the best genealogy software available. Version 5 however is still better than all other family tree software packages available. Don't just take our word for it:'Who do you think you are'
magazine called version 5 'the best program out there for charts and managing multimedia.''Gensoft reviews user choice award'
given to family Historian, 4 years in a row, for 'top rated genealogy software'.'Computer active'
magazine gave Family Historian 5 stars and a 'buy it' award.
Features of Version 5
- New tool for creating family tree books and booklets
- Much improved website generation and support for family tree CDs & DVDs
- New Fan Chart diagrams
- New 'flat' style All-Relatives diagram (much-requested)
- Improved data entry - especially with regard to date-handling and date validation.
- New query for detecting possible errors with dates in existing records
- Enhanced 'How Related' tool shows graphically exactly how people are related
- Improved, more comprehensive backup-and-restore
- Improved import and export, including direct import from other program formats
- All reports have enhanced performance and features, including optionally an index
- Silhouettes can now be used in diagrams where required
- Much improved support for background pictures in diagrams
- Much faster diagram loading
- New reports, including a new 'how-related' report
- New tool for marking lines connecting individuals & branches in diagrams
- New 'shapes' toolbar for diagrams, including 'smart shapes' such as arrows
- Extensive new formatting options for diagrams
- Enhancements to the query capability for searching & analyzing records
- Support for plugins - a new way of extending the power of the program
- Integrated access to a new Plugin Store, with numerous free plugins adding even more features - such as a new mapping tool - and more being added all the time
- Numerous improvements to make the program even easier and more enjoyable to use
And much moreWindows XP, Vista, 7, 8 , 8.1 & 10 Compatible