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Can I download a copy of a record in SuperSearch?

Certain records in SuperSearch contain copies of documents that are available to be downloaded. If you have a data subscription that allows you full access to records, then you can also download copies of these records. Click on the download icon in the lower right corner of the record to download it to your computer.

How can I add new family tree profiles from historical records?

Previously, you could view a historical record and extract information from that record into multiple profiles in your family tree. Now you can go one step further, and add new profiles to your family tree from that very record! When a record contains information about multiple relatives, if there’s a person in the record with

Can I extract information from a record to more than one person?

Saving a record found in SuperSearch, or via a confirmed Record Match, to your tree creates an association between the record and the individual profile in your tree. Once the connection has been established, you can extract information from the record into the tree profile, and now you can extract information from a record found in SuperSearch or from

How do I save a record from SuperSearch?

SuperSearch now allows you to save a historical record directly onto the profile pages of individuals in your family tree. The references will be linked to the profile page and shown in the following manner: In this guide we will show you the different ways to add/save these records to different individual profile pages you

Can you attach a record to more than one person?

You’ll be happy to know that after you have attached one record to a family member on your tree, you will be able to save the same record to another person. To save the same record to another person simply click “save to another person” and choose another individual from your family tree.

Can records be synchronized from my online site to Family Tree Builder software?

No. The record itself cannot be synced with Family Tree Builder. However, if you extract information from the record to the individual profile, the information will be synced with Family Tree Builder.

Who can save a record from SuperSearch?

Family site owners and Family site managers are the only ones able to save records from SuperSearch.

How can I undo a record I saved?

You can undo saving a record anytime by clicking on Undo on the record page. You can also undo the save from the record strip in the individual’s profile page. Hover over the record and click ‘Undo’.

How do I extract information from a record I found on SuperSearch?

After saving a record to an individual, copy the information from the record to his/her profile. This feature is available for all online family trees. **Note: if you created your tree in Family Tree Builder, you should sync your tree with the family site. 1. A pop-up will ask you to continue to extract information

What is the difference between saving and extracting a record?

‘Extract Info’ from SuperSearch lets you easily extract details found in any record, and copy them – in just one click – into the relevant profile in your family tree. This new feature conveniently displays the information found in the historical record and compares it to the information in your tree, side-by-side. It highlights new

What is a data subscription?

A data subscription is an annual subscription that allows you full access SuperSearch and Record Matches. SuperSearch is MyHeritage’s research tool that allows you to search in approximately 5 billion records  records from around the world. There is a lot of useful content on SuperSearch to explore. SuperSearch includes exclusive records from all over the

Why do I still see names from my family tree in WorldVitalRecords after I removed them?

Your family tree data is removed from SuperSearch and WorldVitalRecords immediately after configuring your privacy settings. At WorldVitalRecords the INDEX of the name will remain until we perform a new update of the records database. This simply means that if you go to WorldVitalRecords right after you configured your privacy settings and search the names

How can I remove my family tree data from WorldVitalRecords?

You can remove your data from WorldVitalRecords. All information from MyHeritage family trees is automatically protected by privacy settings so your data is safe even if you choose to include it. Removing your data from WorldVitalRecords also means it will be removed from SuperSearch on MyHeritage so you won’t get Record Matches to boost your

How do I search for a family site?

You can search for a family site on MyHeritage using SuperSearch, MyHeritage’s super research tool. The family site search can be found under the Family Trees category in the MyHeritage Family Sites collection.

How do I use SuperSearch?

SuperSearch is found on www.myheritage.com/research. Its main search page is used for global searches and looks like this: There is a lot of useful content on SuperSearch to explore. To begin with, SuperSearch includes MyHeritage family trees, photos and members that are public – altogether more than one billion exclusive records from all over the

What is SuperSearch?

SuperSearch is MyHeritage’s search engine for historical records. It’s found here: www.myheritage.com/research. SuperSearch includes more than four billion genealogy records such as birth, marriage, death, burial, census, military, immigration, yearbooks and other types of records, plus scans of the original documents. It also includes MyHeritage family trees, photos and members that are public – altogether

Is SuperSearch free?

SuperSearch gives you access to approximately 5 billion records from around the world. It also gives you access to Record Matches for your family tree, including the ability to confirm or reject matches. In addition, with new groundbreaking features, you can now save historical records directly onto the profile pages of individuals in your family

What’s the difference between a family site subscription and a data subscription?

A family site subscription (Premium or PremiumPlus) entitles you to increased storage on your family site for people in the family tree, photos, videos and documents. Family site subscriptions allow you access to fun and amazing features like the Timeline , Timebook and Smart Matches. You get priority support and you can use the Premium

If I have a Premium or PremiumPlus family site, can I access SuperSearch?

If you have a Premium family site subscription you get full access to two of the paid collections in SuperSearch: MyHeritage family sites and MyHeritage members. If you have a PremiumPlus family site subscription you get full access to all four of the MyHeritage collections: MyHeritage family sites, MyHeritage members, MyHeritage family trees and MyHeritage

Do I have to purchase a subscription to access SuperSearch?

SuperSearch gives you access to approximately 5 billion records from around the world. It also gives you access to Record Matches for your family tree, including the ability to confirm or reject matches. In addition, with new groundbreaking features, you can now save historical records directly onto the profile pages of individuals in your family

What records are included in SuperSearch?

SuperSearch provides worldwide coverage with strong data collections from the USA, UK, Ireland, Australia and Canada. SuperSearch includes more than four billion genealogy records such as birth, marriage, death, burial, census, military, immigration, yearbooks and other types of records, including scans of the original documents. SuperSearch also includes MyHeritage family trees, photos and members that

How much does a data subscription cost?

A data subscription is an annual subscription that allows you full access SuperSearch and Record Matches. SuperSearch is MyHeritage’s research tool that allows you to search in approximately 5 billion records from around the world. SuperSearch includes exclusive records from all over the world that, in most cases, are only available on MyHeritage. Record Matches automatically matches

Can I see my own sites in SuperSearch?

We filter out results from family sites you are a Site Manager of so you will always find new information that you’ve never seen before.

How do I cancel the free trial?

In order to cancel your free trial, log in and mouse over your name in the upper right corner of the screen. You can cancel your free trial in the “My Purchases” menu.

How do I sign in to SuperSearch?

It’s not necessary to have a membership at MyHeritage to access and search for the information about your ancestors in the SuperSearch. However, viewing specific records may require you to sing up as MyHeritage member and have a special subscription. In order to sign in to SuperSearch, you should sign in to MyHeritage.com as a

How do I sign out of SuperSearch?

In the upper right hand corner of the screen, mouse over your name. Select “Log out”.

Do I have to be a MyHeritage member to access SuperSearch?

It’s not necessary to have a membership at MyHeritage to access and search for the information about your ancestors in the SuperSearch. However, viewing specific records may require you to sing up as MyHeritage member and have a special subscription. SuperSearch gives you access to approximately 5 billion records from around the world. It also

How can I purchase a data subscription?

Data subscription can be purchased with credit card, wire transfer, check, money order, by phone or fax, through Moneybookers or with a local bank transfer. There are several ways you can purchase data subscription. If you have just tried to search information in SupearSearch or view Record Matches, click on the result you want to

Can I pay for a data subscription with check, money order or wire transfer?

If you prefer a different method then a credit card, you can do so with other payment options, such as PayPal, check, wire transfer etc. To do so, log into your site, mouse over your name in the upper right corner of the screen and select “My Purchases”. Then click “Upgrade your site plan”. On

What is auto renewal on my SuperSearch subscription?

SuperSearch subscriptions are continuous service memberships. Once you subscribe to the service, your membership will automatically renew and you will be charged based on the subscription type you have chosen and the standard subscription rate at the time of renewal.

How do I cancel my SuperSearch subscription?

If you need to cancel your SuperSearch subscription for any reason, contact customer support and a representative will help you.

Where can I see the status of my subscription?

In order to see the status of a family site or data subscription, including free trial, log into your account, mouse over your name in the upper right corner of the screen and choose “My Purchases”.

What is a collection?

A collection is a group of records in SuperSearch. The 1940 census is a collection, MyHeritage family trees is a collection. A collection is different from a category. An example of a category is “Birth, Marriage and Death” records. Inside the category “Birth, Marriage and Death” records you might find several collections such as “Texas

Do you have records from countries other than the US?

SuperSearch includes over four billion records for worldwide coverage. It has large data collections from the USA, UK, Ireland, Australia and Canada. It also includes public MyHeritage family trees, photos and members – over one billion exclusive records from all over the world.

What is included in the MyHeritage collections?

The MyHeritage collections include public family sites, family trees, photos and members.

Can I remove my data from SuperSearch?

Yes, you can remove your data from SuperSearch. Keep in mind that including your data in SuperSearch can be a huge help to your family history research. Not participating in SuperSearch means losing automatic matches with billions of records! All information from MyHeritage family trees is automatically protected by privacy settings so your data is

What about privacy if my family tree or photos are included in SuperSearch?

If your data is included in SuperSearch it is automatically protected by settings that keep sensitive information private. You can feel confident that your data is secure, while enjoying the benefits of being a part of SuperSearch, such as Record Matching. First names, birth dates and other important information about living individuals are always hidden,

What is Record Matching?

Record Matching intelligently compares the one billion family tree profiles on MyHeritage to the more than four billion historical records on SuperSearch and automatically finds matches for you. It’s the same idea that’s behind Smart Matching™ technology, which already finds matches for you in other family trees. If we find a Record Match for someone

Is Record Matching free?

Record Matching intelligently compares the one billion family tree profiles on MyHeritage to the more than four billion historical records on SuperSearch and automatically finds matches for you. It’s the same idea that’s behind Smart Matching™ technology, which already finds matches for you in other family trees. If we find a Record Match for someone

How do I include my family site data in SuperSearch?

MyHeritage member profiles, family tree individuals, photos and family sites are included in the MyHeritage collections in SuperSearch. To configure which collections you would like to be included in, mouse over your name in the upper right corner of the screen and select “My Privacy”. Member profile To include your MyHeritage member profile check the

 
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