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March Mapping Mania: Save $10 off of Family Atlas!


Spring is slowly coming to RootsMagic headquarters. Snow is melting, plants are peeking out of the ground, and on a good day, we can shed our winter coats as we venture outside.  To celebrate, we are starting “March Mapping Mania”. From now through March 31, 2010, you can buy our Family Atlas software for only […]

Genealogy Gems Podcast interview with Lisa Kudrow, sponsored by RootsMagic


RootsMagic is pleased to sponsor the Genealogy Gems Podcast, produced by the talented Lisa Louise Cook.  This week’s podcast features a telephone interview with actor Lisa Kudrow who is producing and participating in a new family history television series, Who Do You Think You Are? premiering March 5, 2010 at 8:00 pm (7:00 pm Central/Mountain) […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]