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Legacy User Group

Legacy User Group

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The FHWA Legacy User Group is open to all FHWA members, whether users of the Legacy genealogy software program or not.

Members of the public are also able to attend meetings, but are encouraged to become a member of FHWA after having attended 2 meetings of the Legacy User Group.

The group was officially recognised by WAGS as a Special Interest Group on 23 September 2013, after their inaugural meeting held on 22 September 2013. This meeting saw our fledgling group elect a convenor, Diane Foster, who was the driving force behind the formation of the group.

Format for the meetings will be on the basis of a central theme covering aspects of the Legacy program, but will also provide opportunity for exploration of other questions that members wish to pursue.

 

Meeting Plans for 2020

In February we explored how to download GEDCOM files from an online family tree and import into Legacy.  Also how to use split screen view in Legacy to compare files.

In March our topic will be how to successfully enter sources to your family tree by using SourceWriter templates in Legacy.

 

 

Last Updated on Saturday, 22 February 2020 12:14

Contacts & next meeting Legacy Group

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WAGS Legacy User Group<< WAGS Legacy User Group Forum


Contacts:

Co-Convenors              Glenys Davies and Cathy Pinner

Email:                    SIGS Contacts - Convenor - Legacy User Group 

 

Next Meeting/s - Have a look at:

FAMILY HISTORY WA Events

 All meetings are in Unit 4 at 2 pm

Meeting dates for 2020

  • Tuesday 21 January       Unit 4  2:00 pm - 4:30 pm
  • Tuesday  18 February      Unit 4  2:00 pm - 4:30 pm
  • Sunday    22 March         Unit 4  2:00 pm - 4:30 pm
  • Tuesday   21 April           Unit 4  2:00 pm - 4:30 pm
  • Tuesday   19 May           Unit 4    2:00 pm - 4:30 pm
  • Sunday    21 June           Unit 4  2:00 pm - 4:30 pm
  • Sunday    26 July            Unit 4  2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • Tuesday   18 August       Unit 4  2:00 pm - 4:30 pm
  • Sunday    27 September  Unit 4  2:00 pm - 4:30 pm
  • Tuesday   20 October      Unit 4  2:00 pm - 4:30 pm
  • Tuesday    17 November   Unit 4  2:00 pm - 4:30 pm

 Times:- Arrive from 1.30pm for 2.00pm start. Finish by 4.30pm 

Last Updated on Tuesday, 25 February 2020 11:51

Legacy Notes

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The official Legacy News Blog is packed with useful articles from How To do things in Legacy to general Research advice.

Cathy Pinner from time to time writes Notes on Legacy for the WAGS Legacy SIG. 

Clipboards in Legacy

USEFUL LINKS

A series of blog posts outlining the basics for using Legacy: Legacy 101

Videos on how to use Legacy: Legacy Tips

100s of Webinars on a wide variety of Topics from how to research to how to use the various tools available.  Legacy also hosts the webinars of the Board for Certification of Genealogists and genealogy standards and the webinars of MyHeritage. Webinars presented live are free for a week. Some are always free. Others require a subscription.
This year there is a DownUnder series on the first Wednesday of the month.
Webinars

Last Updated on Saturday, 22 February 2020 12:07

Legacy News and Tips

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Legacy Family Tree Webinars: Legacy Videos

https://familytreewebinars.com/legacy_videos.php

 

Legacy News - Online Blog

Genealogy news, Legacy Family Tree tips, technology tricks.

http://news.legacyfamilytree.com/

 

 

Last Updated on Saturday, 22 February 2020 12:06

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