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Choosing the Right Software for You

Today's genealogist has a dazzling array of features and options to consider when shopping for the best software package to suit their needs. Here are a few sites that have tried to make this selection job easier for your:

  • GENSOFTSB -- Karen Basile & Harley Barnette's site where genealogical software users offer their opinions, including the pros and cons of assorted packages. Also includes contact information, system requirements, platforms & languages supported, GEDCOM import/export information and much more on each program
    http://www.gensoftsb.com/

  • Software Reviews - reviews of a wide array of genealogical software packages
    http://www.rootsweb.com/roots-l/compgen.html

  • Genealogy SiteFinder! - software -- April and Matt Helm's directory of more than 75,000 genealogy web sites; includes these links for genealogical software programs
    http://www.genealogy.com/links/c/c-computers,software.html