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DNAMatch for the iPad is an alternative to spread sheets which are commonly used in the processing of downloadable Autosomal match from FTDNA, 23andMe, and dnagedcom.com. DNAMatch tools are supported by an advance database which provides significantly more flexibility is querying and presenting results. A user friendly query interface simplifies it use.

DNAMatch uses the same CSV files that you that your DNA lab makes available to you via downloads.

See the latest announcements on DNAMatch here and your comments and suggestions are most welcome.
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DNAMatch 1.2 Upadte

Posted 17th July 2014 at 01:16 PM by svjim (DNAMatch an iPad Tool Alternative for Spread Sheets)

DNAMatch for the iPad has just been updated and is available from the app store. Version 1.2 in response to user input is a major upgrade containing significant feature and usability updates. Among the many updates:

A new Start Point / End Point search has been added to the Matches Grid view. Select a match in the view, tap the search button, and then select "Start-End Point Search" and any matches with overlapping segments in the project that match the selected match will...
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DNAMatch and X Chromosome

Posted 3rd January 2014 at 02:27 PM by svjim (DNAMatch an iPad Tool Alternative for Spread Sheets)
Updated 17th July 2014 at 01:09 PM by svjim

If you have DNAMatch 4 the iPad, there are a couple of things you should be aware of concerning FTDNA's new feature of including X chromosome matches.

1. DNAMatch will continue to import the .CSV export files from the Chromosome Browser.
FTDNA is reporting the X chromosome as chromosome 98

2. DNAMatch currently reports the X chromosome matches from 23andMe as Chromosome 0

3. A maintenance release will include a fix to make both the FTDNA and 23andMe...
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Multiple Autosomal DNA Match Sources

Posted 17th December 2013 at 03:23 PM by svjim (DNAMatch an iPad Tool Alternative for Spread Sheets)
Updated 17th July 2014 at 01:08 PM by svjim

A common complaint or point of confusion that I see often from users when importing autosomal match data into a spread sheet is that it can be difficult and confusing. People often go through gyrations of cutting and pasting of data and color coding overlapping segments. As a programmer when I saw what my sisters were doing in our family search for the birth family of my father, I was appalled. There just had to be an easier way -- Thus DNAMatch for the iPad.

DNAMatch currently imports...
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Download all matches from Chromosome Browser

Posted 17th December 2013 at 03:08 PM by svjim (DNAMatch an iPad Tool Alternative for Spread Sheets)
Updated 17th July 2014 at 01:11 PM by svjim

I think one of the most useful improvements that FTDNA has made recently is the ability to download of all your Autosomal matches with the Chromosome Browser. This works extremely well with DNAMatch for the iPad. You can view a video of the process at the support web site, http://www.dnamatch4ipad.com
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