Demo: How to Use the Following and My Contribution Features in FamilySearch

Want to be notified of any changes—or see a complete list of all changes—to any specific person in Family Tree? Want a quick, easy reminder of any people you are researching? Need a list of all living people and confidential people you created in Family Tree? Need a list of your most recent changes? If you answered “yes,” or even “maybe,” to any of these questions, then come learn more about how to use the following and my contribution features in FamilySearch in this demo.

This presentation was part of RootsTech Connect 2021. Find hundreds of free family history classes, keynotes, and more.


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