Thursday, 12 December 2019

This week only: MyHeritage new transfers advanced tools free forever

Be in quick.
For this week only, Dec 11th to 18th 2019

The free transfer of your DNA from other companies into MyHeritage usually has a $29US one off cost per kit to unlock the more advanced, and very useful, additional tools available.

The basic free set provides your match list, ability to contact your matches and any shared surnames between your trees.

The advanced tools include:
Chromosome Browser
Shared matches
Viewing family trees and pedigree charts of your DNA matches
Auto Clusters
Theory of Family Relativity

All of the above bring in the value of the science of the DNA and allow you to be much more certain of where a new match might "fit" on your pedigree, which for smaller matches in particular may not be where the hints from trees tell you.

Read more at the MyHeritage blog:

Then you can have fun putting all this newfound knowledge to use painting your chromosomes to show you where you really got each bit of your DNA from (

If you don't know how to transfer your file from the other companies, don't panic. When you select Upload your DNA at MyHeritage there are fully instructions available.