Why I’m Not Upgrading to Legacy 8–Why I Think YOU Should

Hardly seems fair, hun?
I think you should upgrade to Legacy 8 if the answer is YES to both of the following questions.

Do YOU Use Legacy now?
Is It Your Primary Genealogy Tool?

Article done.   Well, that’s the key part. Because this upgrade has really neat stuff in it.

Have YOU Decided or ALMOST Decided Legacy is YOUR Primary Tool?

Then the recommendation is to keep reading…

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Solving the BIGGEST Time Waster, Flailing Around With Your Genealogy, Part 3 (Final)

How to See the Forest Instead of the Trees
Or solving the BIGGEST Time Waster

There’s the ole saying, “Can’t see the forest for the trees.” There we are flopping around–okay flailing around–and our focus is on why am I doing that, wish I could stop it, etc. Meanwhile, we flail away. We are so close to the problem we only see “trees”. We KNOW there is a forest out there. BUT…thus far (and this could be days, weeks, months, even years) haven’t found our “forest”.

Do we think that after all the time WASTED we are suddenly going to walk across a parking lot and stumble over a box labeled How To See The Forest. (Subtitle: Magic & Easy Fix for Fill-In-Your-Name Flailing Genealogy Problem.)

Lots of thoughts have been spent on the above recently. See, I started blogging about this and feedback (which isn’t always JUST from comments) said, “Me too. Looking forward to your solution(s).” The pressure was on.

While all the things I implemented in Flailing…Part 2 have helped…(that was the post about “How to Control 3 Time Wasters“.) Drat! I STILL hadn’t stopped flailing! BTW, that doesn’t mean you can ignore the Part 2 post.

Solution Found from a Surprising Source

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Answers About Genealogy Software Upgrades & Updates

Do you update your genealogy software?

There is a difference between a software update and a software upgrade.

Do you have any of the following questions about your genealogy software?

  • What’s the latest version including updates for RootsMagic, Legacy, & Family Tree Maker?
  • How can I tell what version I have?
  • Why are there umpteen numbers in the version?
  • Why should I care about the “whole version number” like 3.1.14.22?
  • Do I have to update my genealogy software?
  • Do I have to pay for updates?
  • Do I have to upgrade my genealogy software?
  • Do I have to pay for upgrades?
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