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Forum: Family Finder Basics 20th April 2018, 06:51 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 210
Posted By Jim Barrett
I'm not sure what you are asking. If you are...

I'm not sure what you are asking. If you are wanting to know if you can transfer Ancestry's autosomal raw data to a kit that already has Family Finder the answer is no. Only one autosomal test per...
Forum: DNA and Genealogy for Beginners 20th April 2018, 06:44 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 231
Posted By Jim Barrett
Neither 23andMe nor Ancestry show Y-DNA matches...

Neither 23andMe nor Ancestry show Y-DNA matches or mtDNA matches. They only show autosomal matches. 23andMe will show you the Haplogroups of your autosomal matches.

Once Ancestry took the money...
Forum: Paternal Lineage (Y-DNA STR) Basics 7th April 2018, 11:08 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,090
Posted By Jim Barrett
Upgrade to 67 markers to see if the matches still...

Upgrade to 67 markers to see if the matches still hold up. Hopefully some of these matches have already upgraded.
Forum: Announcements and New Features 5th April 2018, 07:59 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,073
Posted By Jim Barrett
A tier1 feature in GEDmatch Genesis that allows...

A tier1 feature in GEDmatch Genesis that allows you to color code matches to indicate which line the match is from.
Forum: Paternal Lineage (Y-DNA STR) Basics 1st April 2018, 07:58 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 664
Posted By Jim Barrett
Telling us your kit numbers doesn't help unless...

Telling us your kit numbers doesn't help unless both kits are in the same project which has a public website. If that is the case you also need to provide a link to the project.
Forum: Announcements and New Features 1st April 2018, 07:46 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 724
Posted By Jim Barrett
FTDNA's number is (713) 868-1438. I suggest you...

FTDNA's number is (713) 868-1438. I suggest you call (575) 446-3634 to see who answers.
Forum: DNA and Genealogy for Beginners 25th March 2018, 12:54 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 275
Posted By Jim Barrett
Yes, you can sign the form electronically later. ...

Yes, you can sign the form electronically later. As others have said if you don't sign it you will not see anything but your own results. In my opinion, if you do not sign you have wasted the money...
Forum: DNA and Genealogy for Beginners 25th March 2018, 06:03 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 176
Posted By Jim Barrett
FTDNA is busy doing something to Family Finder. ...

FTDNA is busy doing something to Family Finder. This is the second, recent, period where no one was receiving Family Finder results.
Forum: DNA and Genealogy for Beginners 24th March 2018, 07:02 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 312
Posted By Jim Barrett
Of course not. DNA testing is changing every...

Of course not. DNA testing is changing every day. Cars have changed, airplanes have changed, radios have change and DNA testing is changing. We can test more STRs today, more SNPs, more mtDNA, the...
Forum: Features Requests & Bug Reports Area 23rd March 2018, 07:58 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 269
Posted By Jim Barrett
Mitosearch and Ysearch are both provided by...

Mitosearch and Ysearch are both provided by FTDNA. They have not been maintained for years. MANY options no longer work.
Forum: Group Administrators - New and Begining Admins 21st March 2018, 08:39 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 160
Posted By Jim Barrett
When everything is working correctly - you send...

When everything is working correctly - you send an invitation which causes an email to be sent to that person, they accept, FTDNA sends them a GAP ID and password.

I sent a co-admin invitation...
Forum: DNA and Genealogy for Beginners 21st March 2018, 08:25 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 502
Posted By Jim Barrett
SNP testing can change the Haplogroup, additional...

SNP testing can change the Haplogroup, additional STR testing will not. Y-DNA12, 25, 37, 67 & 111 are all STR tests.
Forum: Grumbles & Gripes 19th March 2018, 06:16 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 944
Posted By Jim Barrett
FTDNA does not give a promised time period. The...

FTDNA does not give a promised time period. The heading says, "Expected".
Forum: DNA and Genealogy for Beginners 17th March 2018, 06:44 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 723
Posted By Jim Barrett
I wouldn't call Gene By Gene another company. ...

I wouldn't call Gene By Gene another company. They own FTDNA.:eek:
Forum: DNA and Genealogy for Beginners 13th March 2018, 06:30 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 723
Posted By Jim Barrett
And what about https://www.genebygene.com/ ? ...

And what about https://www.genebygene.com/ ?

Bennett has made it clear that it can be done, BUT the cost is high and the results are questionable at best.
Forum: Grumbles & Gripes 12th March 2018, 08:15 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,395
Posted By Jim Barrett
What is the number you were given?

What is the number you were given?
Forum: Announcements and New Features 12th March 2018, 08:01 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 454
Posted By Jim Barrett
Your best answer would come from them. Have you...

Your best answer would come from them. Have you asked them?
Forum: BIG Y and SNP Discovery 10th March 2018, 07:57 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,853
Posted By Jim Barrett
I hope you don't share the email address without...

I hope you don't share the email address without the approval of the kit holder.
Forum: Grumbles & Gripes 10th March 2018, 07:41 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 678
Posted By Jim Barrett
Your kit number suggest when you ordered your...

Your kit number suggest when you ordered your kit, not when you became an admin. I'm kit 4587. The lowest kit number in one of my projects is below 250.
Forum: Features Requests & Bug Reports Area 8th March 2018, 07:29 AM
Replies: 277
Views: 54,756
Posted By Jim Barrett
Thumbs up KISS

Those were the Good ol' Days.:)
Forum: Group Administrators - New and Begining Admins 4th March 2018, 02:31 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 415
Posted By Jim Barrett
I get them on a regular basis. I haven't even...

I get them on a regular basis. I haven't even tried to count them.
Forum: DNA Success Stories 2nd March 2018, 08:41 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,042
Posted By Jim Barrett
Only one. I just learned, through DNA testing,...

Only one. I just learned, through DNA testing, that my grandfather had an illegitimate son, thus my father had a half brother.
Forum: Group Administrators - Advanced Chat 28th February 2018, 08:02 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 675
Posted By Jim Barrett
I only tested mtDNAplus. FTDNA has me as K. ...

I only tested mtDNAplus. FTDNA has me as K. 23andMe has me as K2. The K project has me in the K2b1b group.
Forum: Features Requests & Bug Reports Area 28th February 2018, 07:18 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 309
Posted By Jim Barrett
And the count should not include the people...

And the count should not include the people marked private!
Forum: Features Requests & Bug Reports Area 28th February 2018, 07:15 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 397
Posted By Jim Barrett
Do you get so many mtDNA Full Sequence matches...

Do you get so many mtDNA Full Sequence matches that the number of emails is a problem?:eek:
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