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How can I restore my tree in Family Tree Builder?

There are two options for restoring your family tree. You can either restore the tree from your computer or from your family site.

Click here for instructions how to restore your tree from your family site.

To restore your tree from your computer go to File> Restore project.

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Select to restore the project from a file on the disk.

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Choose the backup according to date.

**Alternatively,  you can restore  your project from a file that you save outside the project’s folder. To do so click on the ‘…’ button under this option to browse for the file on your computer.

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If you just want to restore the tree you’re currently working on, don’t change the name.

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Save a backup of the current project. Click Next.

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Success!

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You can also restore published photos from any published project, by going to Photos in the program and then selecting Photos>Restore photos from family site.

Categories: Backup, Family Tree Builder
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