• Regular backups of your TNG site You do backups of your TNG data and regularly, right?  Of course, we all have those great intentions.  We plan to back up weekly, or monthly or quarterly, or whatever inspires us.  Nope; instead we toil away every night, plowing ...
  • What’s New TNG has a handy way for sporting the latest information on your website.  One page features the most recent updates in the last 30 days: photos, documents, headstones, birth/marriage/death images, plus changes to individuals and families. This is a good ...
  • Version 12 is here! Version 12.0 of our TNG application has been released and is installed for you. There are 75 additions, enhancements and fixes in this release, so have fun trying them out. We will try to have more tutorials on the important ...
  • Privacy, Consent, Cookies and Data Policy Because of current concerns on private information on websites, the criteria for protecting on-line information has become stricter.  New legislation, such as the European GDPR, now requires us to be a bit more conservative in our family history storage and ...
  • Adding images to the homepage Some of our subscribers to TNG have had initial problems getting images uploaded and installed on their home pages. It is a two-step process.  The first step is to get a copy of your image uploaded from your computer to ...
  • Search the TNG Site Your TNG site has a handy, built-in search tool.  I find it has two purposes: to locate those obscure items you added sometime a year ago, and also to find out just how popular your family tree has become. This tool ...
  • Finding unlinked media in TNG TNG makes it very easy to add media; photographs, documents, headstones, into your family history site.  Have a look at the articles on TNG: How to use media: an overview, TNG: How to add media, TNG: How to import media and ...
  • GEDCOM importing incomplete date data One of our Guild MWP users, Maurice Hemingway, hemingway.one-name.net, reported an unusual problem.  After exporting a GEDCOM file from his Legacy program and importing it into TNG, there were several living relatives showing as visible to the public.  Maurice re-checked ...
  • GEDCOM and working with ZIP files The TNG version 11 now supports the uploading and extraction of your GEDCOM files in a zipped package.  This will be very convenient for TNG users with extra-large family tree files. A zipped package is a computer file that is ...
  • Events TNG has a few built-in events ready for your use.  You see these on the edit pages for your ancestors and their families.  For individuals, you have Birth, Christening, Death and Burial events.  For families, you have Marriage and Divorced ...