Author Archives for Michael Booth

St. George Family History Expo


Well, last month’s escape to Arizona wasn’t as sunny as we had hoped.  Still, it was great meeting with our users in the area and teaching so many classes.  Hopefully we’ll have better luck finding sun when we head to southern Utah for the 6th Annual St. George Family History Expo! We are pleased to […]

Coming to Arizona Next Week!


With the holidays behind us, it’s time to get back to work.  And part of that is getting out there and meeting with our users face-to-face.  Since we’re surrounded by snow, ice, and fog, we might as well meet our users someplace warm, right?  So this coming week, we’ll be coming to sunny Arizona! Thursday […]

RootsMagic sponsors “The Generations Project” TV series, premiering tonight


We at RootsMagic are pleased to sponsor The Generations Project, a new television series that explores the extraordinary family histories of ordinary people.  Have you ever wondered why you’re such a great musician? Where you get your love of politics? Why you’re so independent? The answer just might be found in the lives of your […]

RootsMagic Releases Free Genealogy and Family Tree Software


“RootsMagic Essentials” Brings Free Tools for Family History SPRINGVILLE, Utah. — November 18, 2009 — RootsMagic, Inc. announced the immediate availability of RootsMagic Essentials, free desktop genealogy software based on their award-winning RootsMagic 4 system.  RootsMagic Essentials contains many core features found in its namesake that allow the public to easily start tracing their family […]

RootsMagic Compatible with Windows 7


With the exciting launch of Windows 7 today, we’ve had several inquiries wondering how our software works with the new operating system.  We’ve been using and testing our software with the beta version of Windows 7 for several months now and the release version of Windows 7 for the last few weeks. We’re pleased to […]

Join RootsMagic at the Salt Lake Family History Expo


Come join us at the Salt Lake Family History Expo August 28-29, 2009 at the South Towne Exposition Center in Sandy, Utah.  Visit our booth, attend our classes, or take away one of our over $1,000 worth of prizes! Free Exhibit Hall! Visit us at the RootsMagic booth in the Expo’s exhibit hall and experts […]

One Week Until Colorado Family History Expo


Just one week until the 2009 Colorado Family History Expo!  This is the first time that the expo has been held in Colorado and we’re excited to meet and interact with our users in that area. If you’ve never been to a Family History Expo, you need to check it out.  Lots of classes on […]

RootsMagic 4 Family Tree Software Officially Released


Latest Version of Leading Genealogy Software Now Available to the Public SPRINGVILLE, Utah. — March 25, 2009 — RootsMagic, Inc. today announced the official release of RootsMagic 4, the latest version of the award-winning genealogy software which makes researching, organizing, and sharing your family history easy and enjoyable. With the release comes a free trial […]

RootsMagic 4 Receives FamilySearch Software Awards


Leading Genealogy Software Receives Awards for “Best Dashboard” and “Easiest to Sync” PROVO, Utah. — March 10, 2009 — RootsMagic, Inc. today received two 2009 FamilySearch Software Awards at a banquet held in conjunction with the 2009 FamilySearch Developers Conference at Brigham Young University. The purpose of the awards is to publicly and formally celebrate […]

Summary of New Features in RootsMagic 4


If you’re new to the blog, or if you’d just like to relive pleasant memories of exciting past announcements, here is a summarized list of new features in RootsMagic 4 and the articles that describe each one: Live spell checking Easier file management Color-coded record comparisons BCG-standard source qualities Person View Improved multimedia handling CSS-styled […]

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