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  1. stop sending me notifications asking me to add relatives.

    I do not want to receive notifications from you daily, asking me to add relatives to my family.

    Stop sending me notifications about the same possible relatives over and over again. It's really irritating and i'm about to remove the application if it doesn't stop.

    1,150 votes
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      13 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    • recognize connections like wife and -in law

      recognize connections like wife and -in law, and connect trees once permission has been granted

      609 votes
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        under review  ·  12 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
      • let me add my son's dad without adding him as my spouse

        My son's dad is not my spouse but it automatically says he is. As well the application won't let me post a story for him on his family tree profile page. I click post and it takes forever and doesn't update it.

        242 votes
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          7 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
          under review  ·  Melinda responded

          Right now you can label your son’s father as an ex-partner if you wish.

        • let me choose from my facebook friends list properly

          I can't select the right people, it comes up with the same people but gives you no way to scroll or type someon name to select.

          161 votes
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            7 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
            under review  ·  Julie responded

            We are looking into a better option for displaying relatives to be added. If you’re having difficulty seeing all of your relatives or they are not selecting correctly please read the faq or contact our support.

          • group emails

            i would like to be able to send 1 email to the whole 'related' group, for events or occasions.

            95 votes
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              under review  ·  3 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
            • enhance email so I can click on photos to send a message

              I'd like to be able to click on any relatives photo and then have an ajax box slide over or popup that allows me to write a message and send it really easily. I need something visual (like YackPack) to help me remember to stay in touch with the people that I care about the most.

              89 votes
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                under review  ·  0 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
              • Allow a nice printable version for a book and safe keeping

                The ability to print the family tree in a book format with all information such as birthday location and deaths in a readable and shareable format.

                82 votes
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                  1 comment  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                  under review  ·  Julie responded

                  Same as “allow me to be able to print my family tree”.

                • sort sibblings by birthdate instead of order of entry

                  Sibblings appear by order of entry instead of date of birth. The only way around is to re-enter them by proper order and delete the old ones. It would be nice if they were automatically sorted by birthdate

                  80 votes
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                    under review  ·  0 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                  • 65 votes
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                      under review  ·  5 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                    • get rid of the ads for singles. We're a conservative family.

                      Get rid of the 'Naughty or Nice' singles type of ads. It almost makes me want to drop the whole application.

                      62 votes
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                        under review  ·  1 comment  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                      • the IQ test ad is misleading and is false advertising

                        take this ad OFF! at the end of thest it coerces you into subscribing to phone TXT service at $9.99 /month. It is misleading because it shows "test scores" for people who have never taken the test.

                        56 votes
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                          under review  ·  0 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                        • Symbols

                          The use of the symbols used on traditional family trees would be good.
                          For instance the symbols that are used when a divorce has occurred between two people, or when a death has occurred.
                          This would make it more user friendly instead of trying to work out dates etc....

                          53 votes
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                            under review  ·  1 comment  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                          • allow me to change someone's parents (multiple spouses)

                            I entered my hald sister, and she showed up with both my parents. I need to change her mother (who is already entered), and I can't.

                            42 votes
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                              under review  ·  4 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                            • 42 votes
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                                under review  ·  3 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                              • dual relation

                                one of cousin is married to another cousin. could anything be done to show this relationship. in this system the same person has to entered twice and one is treated as different persons altogether

                                42 votes
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                                  under review  ·  2 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                • if family members are divorced or separated...

                                  if say my mum and dad are devorced or separated, then have a new wife or husband. cause at the moment still says my mom spose is my dad, though they are divorced...

                                  35 votes
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                                  • QUIT sending me unsolicited stuff that is NOT from a relative! "Your relative wants to know..."

                                    "Your relative wants to know what you are up to"
                                    "Your relative wants to know your weekend plans"
                                    These are NOT coming from my relatives and I want them to STOP or I'm removing this app.

                                    28 votes
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                                    • maiden names

                                      allow female family member maiden names on the family tree. currently the info form only asks for "first name" and "last name". knowing the maiden names is important in geneology!!

                                      24 votes
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                                      • Make my tree public to all family or facebook friends!

                                        I would like there to be an option that I can make my tree public to all my family or facebook friends without having to give individual permission.

                                        23 votes
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                                        • allow me to list myself as adopted

                                          I can list all others as half/ step or adopted (even though they still show up under all parents).. BUT I would like to list myself as adopted. I am friends with my biological family aswell as my adopted one, but they all show up as the same family. I would love to be able to have everyone in there, and be able to distunguish between who is truely related to who.

                                          23 votes
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                                            under review  ·  1 comment  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
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