File Type Generic IconFamily Tree Maker File
File Format Proprietary (Ancestry.com)
Usage Open manually
Rank ★ ★ ☆  Average

File created by Family Tree Maker, a genealogy tracing program; contains family tree data used by Family Tree Maker, a genealogy program that allows you to build and share your family tree with others; also contains user settings and other information.

To create the FTW file, simply select File → Save As..., name the file, verify that the selected file type is FTW, choose the save location, and click Save.

Important: Family Tree Maker was originally developed by MyFamily.com. It is now available through Ancestry.com, which is part of the Generations Network.

Open With

IconAncestry.com Family Tree Maker

Updated 2007
Information from the PC File Extensions Reference