I, too, am having this same problem. I 'published' my file to the website from my Heritage Family Tree Builder software; not GEDCOM. I later decided to add a living child so I published again to catch this update. Now that living child is showing on my website but not linked to his parents. I have right clicked above the child picture and either of his parents and all I get are options such as 'zoom', etc. No add child or add parent. I have no little floating box saying to add parent.
I've even tried publishing it again thinking it would catch it the second time around but no luck.
Any answers will help. I am using a 'free' version of the website. Am I supposed to upgrade in some way to make this work?
Thanks for your reply. The problem is that I need to link people that are already on the tree that the GEDCOM file didn't link when I imjported it. I don't need to add the parents. They are already on my list of individuals. If I hit child's ADD button, it adds a new father and a new mother. I already have the mother and the father in the list, so I don't need duplicates. But, they are not LINKED. I bet I have to go and delete my tree and try to import the GEDCOM over again. I can't see any other way. Thanks for your help anyway.. :))
Hey, thanks for your response. However, you are not specific enough. Where? I went to the Person View, I right clicked, and there is no Link whatsoever. It says Zoom and PRINT and ADOBE FLASH player, but nothing about any links. I went to the family view. No links. Give me specific info about where I'm supposed to be right clicking. The info is from a GEDCOM file. Does that matter? Thanks, Terry
Hi Terry,1.In the Immersive family tree on your site, we still don’t have the capability you are looking for. In MyHeritage jargon, that feature is called Attach. I am guessing that you want to show children with their step or adoptive parents, yes? We are doing some improvements to the Immersive family tree and will be adding that functionality. In the meantime, the best thing to do is to add a fact on each person’s genealogy card which tells of the relationship.2.Allowing certain members access to edit the tree is also something that we will be adding in the future. Currently, you can either allow members to post content all over the site or not. There is no way to choose specific members other than to deny all members the ability to post all content and then promote the people you want to allow posting ability to Webmaster status.
Hello, linking an existing relative on the online tree is still impossible. This feature is a "must be" category. Relatives are married to each other. Since it's been already 3 years since the first request was published it should already be added by now. The building of an online tree is impossible without it. I'm already stuck. I have few cases that I can't fix. Doing it in a family tree is not an option since all the photos had to be taged again and again, every time I made the changes. Please hurry up!!!
Thanks for your answer, but I couldn't wait for a reply. I had to delete my tree and start all over again in order to make the changes that I wanted. When you said that you were guessing that I was adding step or adopted children. No. I explained the problem in my query: When I downloaded my Gedcom , it didn't pick up the top two ancestors. So, I added them. No problem. However, their children were on the tree already with NO link to the parents and vice versa. All I needed to do was LINK them.
Anyway, the problem is resolved although it took a few hours to redo since I had added some material not in the original GEDCOM. Linking seems a relatively easy thing to do so maybe Heritage can look into that in the future.
In brazilian culture, marriages among relatives is very normal. Therefore, the attach feature is essential to build a large collaborative Immersive Family Tree. Please, when the attach feature will be available in Immersive Family Tree?
IOK I see my name - but nobody else names, it is impossible til se the names of all my relatives, I only see the day of birth - or death - no names. I don`t understand, at the myheritage program at myt computer everything is OK, I have tryed to log out and in again at myheritage.com without any help
HI there, thanks for a nice free programme and site. but i'm experiencing the same problem - no names of my family tree anywere on my heritage site (3D tree, stats ect), I'm able to log on and off from family tree builder or from heritage.com. I can acces my photos and delete my upload etc so the username and Psw is correct. Still I see no names. Funny cause I've uploaded and subsequently deleted my family tree previously (before last FTB upgrade) and then everything worked fine.
No- even if I set the family project to english in my FTB, when it is uploaded, the language is recorded as "english, danish" in the MyHeritage programme. I too suspect the problem has to do with language settings. However, in MyHeritage, settings allow Norwegian and Swedish but not Danish as preferred language, so I cant change the web version of my family into danish.
Hello. I just found out what's wrong. When you add or edit a person you have to write it on the english side and the "danish" side. It's a lot of work to do this but the progam lerans the traslation and that makes it easier. you can see it when the arrows gets black. See attatched file!
I think this probleme happened because I forgot to put in English as secondary languge when I started to use the program.
Tusind tak, ORM. That solved my problem as well. I had to save the FTB project as an English version, and re-enter all names in the tree. Now everything is displayed at the web version too. Not a very elegant workaround but effective. Thanks