Smiths DNA Forums  TNG (Trees)
Questions, Discussion and FAQ about using TNG(The Next Generation) for collaborative Smith/Schmidt/Smyth/Smythe/Smidt etc research

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 What is a *branch*
Smithsworldwide is one big tree. Just like an actual tree, there can be branches from this one big

smithsworldwide
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2018-09-18 11:16:17
 three trees one family

Greetings:

DNA kits 37121, 178621(my kit) and N85378 are all the same family. Is there some way w


SwampTrax
1/24
2014-09-09 08:26:15
 What is the Timeline feature?
If your kin has dates associated with him or her, the timeline will show what may have been going o

smithsworldwide
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2014-07-01 09:57:16
 Question of the Day- What if the Map Location is Wrong on the tree?
When someone enters in a location, the TNG program uses Google maps to lookup the location and plot

smithsworldwide
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2014-06-25 09:57:39
 Question of the Day- How to Know if Trees Have a DNA tester
We started using TNG (The Next Generation) a couple of years ago to have a collaborative, rich char

smithsworldwide
0/25
2014-06-04 15:22:41
 Found the person-how do I see his or her descendants? (TNG)
If a given person has descendants, you can look for those by clicking the DESCENDANTS tab Here is

smithsworldwide
0/28
2014-06-03 13:38:56
 The permissions methodology we*re using with trees (branches) -TNG
One of the wonderful features of the TNG program is that we can create permissions such that people

smithsworldwide
0/22
2014-06-03 13:31:33
 How To Find Who You*re Looking for (Search)
The most direct way is to choose the SEARCH form or tab. On the front page, you will see SEARCH wit

smithsworldwide
0/26
2014-06-03 13:30:46
 How do I EDIT a person or family (TNG)
First, to add or edit information, you need to be registered, and have sent in a direct lineage and

smithsworldwide
0/33
2014-06-03 13:28:25
 What if I see a mistake or want to add information? (TNG)
First, you must be registered, have supplied a direct line, and have been assigned to a branch to d

smithsworldwide
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2014-06-03 13:27:42
 What are the Events associated with a person or family
If you want to add some additional information about a given person or family, click EVENTS. Some e

smithsworldwide
0/32
2014-06-03 13:27:14
 How do I add children or change the birth order?
First, of course, you need to be registered, have sent in a direct line and been assigned to a bran

smithsworldwide
0/31
2014-06-03 13:26:22
 How to add Media (Photos/Documents/Histories) to TNG
When you are logged on to TNG, and in edit mode, either editing a family or editing a person, you c

smithsworldwide
1/94
2014-06-03 13:25:41
 How do I add a person or family? (TNG)
Generally, the Smiths DNA project is accepting members who have supplied a tree, which is part of o

smithsworldwide
0/54
2014-06-03 13:24:47
 I need to remove (delete) a spouse/child/extra family (TNG)
Remember this is one big shared tree. Very easy to do, with the proviso you cannot delete people. (

smithsworldwide
0/38
2014-06-03 13:22:46
 The spouse is missing in a family and I want to add him/her to the family record (TNG)
First, you must be registered, and have sent in your line to be able to edit. Otherwise, you can us

smithsworldwide
0/39
2014-06-03 13:21:48
 Editing your profile or kit info on the Smith DNA site
When you are registered and logged on to the Smith Official DNA Project on the http://www.smithswor

smithsworldwide
0/34
2014-06-03 13:18:32
 Can I have 2 emails per TNG account
Have decided as a matter of policy that it is better for each person to have an account, rather tha

smithsworldwide
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2014-06-03 13:17:45
 I have forgotten my login information/password on TNG (where the trees are)
You are trying to login to Smithsworldwide, but you cannot remember your username OR you cannot rem

smithsworldwide
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2014-06-03 13:15:42
 I*m having trouble logging on to TNG-but I am registered
If you have not yet registered at TNG (where we maintain the lineages), and received a confirmation

smithsworldwide
0/78
2014-06-03 13:15:09