Export Gedcom File (MFT) My Family Tree


My Family Tree by Chronoplex is a free Windows program with a very complete GEDCOM implementation including Witnessed/Shared Events similar to FH . Visit My Family Tree for product details. See the Migration Guide for migrating the GEDCOM and Media files.

Most Multimedia Conversion modes are supported.

The Character Set Encoding option defaults to UTF-8 and all Unicode characters are supported.

The [[private]] Text Option defaults to Include private text but remove the [[ ]].

The Rich Text Formatting defaults to Remove rich text codes leaving just plain text.

See both the (MFT+) Full Data Export Details and (MFT-) Brief Data Export Details below.

Migration Guide

After using the FH Plugin, run My Family Tree and select Import GEDCOM… to choose the FH Plugin Export folder and the Project…MFT UTF8.ged file to import.

(MFT+) Full Data Export Details

All the (Str) Full Data Standard GEDCOM Release 5.5.1 rules apply except as defined below.

Individual & Family Records (INDI, FAM)

★ Phonetic Name, Romanised Name (FONE, ROMN)
Any Phonetic Name or Romanised Name is converted to a Record local Note with a Phonetic: or Romanised: label.

★ Witness Role (_SHAR, _SHAN, ROLE)
See Extra Options tab Witness Role 2 _SHA%u:
Individual Witnesses are retained but Name Only Witnesses are moved to a Fact local Note with a Witness Role: label.

(MFT-) Brief Data Export Details

All the (Str-) Brief Data Standard GEDCOM Release 5.5.1 rules apply together with the (MFT+) Full Data Export Details defined above.

Return to the GEDCOM Export Mode advice help page.

Return to the Export Gedcom File main help page.

Plugin Export Gedcom File

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