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Why are there no cross-referencing fields on the genealogy PDFs?

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A common question we have received from a few dedicated genealogists is whether an additional field can be added for each name on the EasyGenie fillable PDFs in order to add cross-referencing information.  A typical scenario: "See Jacob Smith b 1735 chart, cell #24." Ahnentafel or other referencing systems are possible, too.  While extra fields for references or other purposes can be added to some names, there is not enough space for the more distant generations. For instance, in the sample at the top of the newsletter, the names starting at cell #32 don't have any space to add another field.  What we...

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Do you have PDFs of your largest charts?

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Do you have PDFs of your largest charts?

We get this question a lot: When will EasyGenie release its biggest charts as fillable PDFs? This includes the EasyGenie 8, 9, and 10-generation pedigree and fan charts printed on paper, which you can see as part of our Big Charts Sampler above.  We have adapted some of our bigger paper genealogy charts (measuring 17 by 22 inches) to fillable PDFs. They include the large-print blended family pedigree chart mentioned earlier. However, because most customers print out these 17 x 22 forms on 8.5 x 11 inch home printers of varying quality, the large print charts are the only ones we have adapted to fillable PDFs because...

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Announcing our largest fillable genealogy PDF yet

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Announcing our largest fillable genealogy PDF yet

Customers have been asking for big genealogy PDFs, and EasyGenie answered the call! We are happy to announce our newest PDF download, the fillable six-generation LARGE PRINT pedigree chart. It's the same size as our printed 6-generation charts, but offers genealogists the opportunity to type or paste in names and dates into the PDF, and then print them out at home or use a professional printer. For folks whose handwriting isn't strong, this is a great option to track and preserve genealogy data.     The Six-Generation LARGE PRINT Fillable PDF is optimized for Adobe Reader (Windows/Mac). Use a standard desktop PC or laptop to open the...

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