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  • Research tool
  •  Found on on Research portion of website or through Sources in the Family Tree Program. Go to homepage by clicking on Family Search icon. Search for a record about a person. Link to My Source Box appears when Source is found.
  • Type in basic information about person.Click on [Search].
  • Click on name to seeindex of record.
  • My Source Box appears - Click on [My Source Box] and choose [Add to My Source Box].
  • Click on [OK] to save to My Source Box.
  • Source added to list. This is a holding area or Que for sources.Click on [CreateFolder].
  • Type in name and Folder is created.
  • Checkmark sources to copy to Folder.Click on [Move] and choose Folder.
  • Sources are on list and in Folder.Name of folder appears on list.
  • Click on Folder to view Sources in folder.Folders can be useful as the ‘All Source’ list is chronological,not alphabetical, and it can grow to be long.
  • Click on New Tab. Find website Open Notebook, get ready to paste.
  • Copy url and other info and paste into anotebook or word program.
  • Click on [Create Source].
  • Type in title, copy fromnotepad and paste urlinto Web Page field.
  • Continue typing and pastinginformation into appropriatefields.Click on [Save].
  • Source is added to list. Close detail box.
  • Updated Source list.Click on Source title to open details.
  • Click on title to edit.
  • Edit title and type in reason. Click on [Save].Click on Viewor Edit.
  • Click on Close.Click on [Go Back].
  • Source changed, click on Close.
  • Remove a source from Box when it is no longer needed. Click on Title.
  • This source has been attached to a couple. It cannow be removed from the list of sources. Click on [Remove].
  • This action will not detach source from couple.Click on [Yes].
  • Source is removed from list.Tools will have future functions.
  • A holding place or Que for sources. It is easy to add to the source list from From other websites it is worth it to create a source if you want to attach it to more than one person in Family Tree. In the sources from the url will be persistent. Look there first.
  • September 2012