Author Archives for Bruce Buzbee

Come See Us in California, Arizona, Idaho and Indiana


This month finds us traveling around the country for conferences and presentations.  If you live in one of these areas, please stop by and say “hi”. OCTOBER 16-17 – REDDING CALIFORNIA (CALIFORNIA FAMILY HISTORY EXPO) We will be in Redding, California October 16-17, 2009 as major sponsors of the California Family History Expo.  Visit our […]

RootsMagic 4 Book Available for Pre-Order


The book Getting the Most Out of RootsMagic 4 is on a truck racing towards our warehouse.  This 336 page book written by Bruce Buzbee (that’s me) starts with the basics (creating a database, adding people, etc).  Subsequent chapters go into detail on more advanced aspects of RootsMagic 4. We are now taking orders for […]

Updates Available for RootsMagic, Personal Historian, and Family Atlas


New RootsMagic Update Available We have just released a new update to RootsMagic 4 (version 4.0.5.0).  This update is primarily a bug fix update, although there are a couple of new items. If you have the RootsMagic News screen come up when you start RootsMagic, it may have already notified you of this update.  If […]

Competitive Upgrade Discount Ends in 3 Weeks


$19.95 Price Ends August 31st When we released RootsMagic 4, we offered a limited time “competitive upgrade” price to users of other genealogy programs to thank them for their help testing RM4 during our community preview.  That competitive upgrade price will expire on August 31st. So if you are a user of Personal Ancestral File […]

Free RootsMagic Classes, Cool Prizes, and Fun Buttons at BYU Conference


Come see us at the BYU Family History Conference this week (Tuesday July 28th – Friday July 31st).  Visit our booth, attend our classes, or take away one of our $1,000 worth of prizes!  You don’t even have to be registered for the conference to attend the class or be eligible for the prizes. Free […]

RootsMagic 4 Update Released (4.0.4.0)


We have just released a new update to RootsMagic 4 (version 4.0.4.0).  This update includes a new feature which should prove to be very popular… the ability to automatically fix broken media/image links that occur when you move pictures or move your database and media to a new computer. If you have the RootsMagic News […]

RootsMagic 4 Update Released (4.0.3.0)


We have just released a new update to RootsMagic 4 (version 4.0.3.0).  If you have the RootsMagic News screen come up when you start RootsMagic, it may have already notified you of this update.  If not, you can do “Help > Check for Updates” from the RootsMagic menu to download and install this update. You […]

RootsMagic 4 Update Released (4.0.2.1)


We have just released a new update to RootsMagic 4 (version 4.0.2.1).  If you have the RootsMagic News screen come up when you start RootsMagic, it may have already notified you of this update.  If not, you can do “Help > Check for Updates” from the RootsMagic menu to download and install this update. The […]

What Have We Been Doing the Past Month?


Well, it has been exactly a month (an extremely busy month) since we officially released RootsMagic 4, so I thought it might be a good idea to let you know what we are up to. Fixin’ Bugs Of course our number one priority right now is fixing bugs which have been reported.  Please keep in mind that RootsMagic […]

RootsMagic Invites Public to Preview Family Tree Software


RootsMagic Invites Public to Preview Family Tree Software Free Preview of Leading Genealogy Software Now Available to the Public SPRINGVILLE, Utah. — March 4, 2009 — RootsMagic, Inc. today announced RootsMagic 4 public beta, the latest version of the award-winning genealogy software which makes researching, organizing, and sharing your family history easy and enjoyable. During the […]