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Family Tree DNA Communications
Announcements of changes at Family Tree DNA and to the FTDNA website. This is also for general communications by FTDNA staff.
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Last Post: GSA chip
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GSA chip
by Slam
This forum is for customers to talk about features they would like to see. It may also be used to report potential website issues and account bugs, though you may get faster service by sending those through the Open a Request feature found in the Customer Service link at the top of the forum page.
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How to expand the Tree Map View?
This is a good place for chatting about off topic subjects and just having fun together. Keep the humor PG13 and things friendly please.
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281 4,219
FTDNA upload to MyHeritage
by jimbirk
This is a place for free and open grumbling, griping, and venting about anything and everything about DNA, companies, and genealogy that irks you. You may even come here to complain about the Forums and how they are run.
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1,062 12,718
Current Y-DNA batch# ?
by Slam
General Interest
Everything you wanted to know about DNA and Genealogy but didn't know where to ask. This board is open to customers and visitors.
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Last Post: Possible half uncle
5,497 53,870
Possible half uncle
How DNA helped solve a family brick wall. We encourage you to publish your story here. This board is open to customers and visitors.
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284 2,786
Success after 15 years
This is a forum for adoptees and descendants of adoptees to share their research experiences and exchange information as well as tips. This board is open to customers and visitors.
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247 2,109
Ethics of DNA NPE/adoption exposure
For talk of scientific papers on population genetics, archaeology, and anthropology related to DNA and personal ancestry testing.
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350 1,899
Do you have results from Genographic? Are you considering testing with them? This board is open to customers and visitors.
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621 10,114
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H1n maternal haplogroup
by Guest
Maternal Lineages (mtDNA)
All may view this forum, but you must register and sign in to post.
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218 1,425
Limiting notification e-mails?
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F1a/F1a1 in the US or Mexico
Users can exchange advanced information here on mtDNA testing, results, and questions. You must register and sign in to view or post in this forum.
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Last Post: Haplogroup F1a/F1a1
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Haplogroup F1a/F1a1
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Paternal Lineages (Y-DNA)
This area is for talk about BIG Y results.
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This is an area for those who are new to DNA testing for genealogy can ask about Y-DNA STR based tests and their test results. All may view this forum, but you must register and sign in to post.
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Family Lore vs. YDNA, Please Advise
This forum is for those new to personal ancestry testing on the direct paternal line with Y-DNA SNP tests. All may view this forum, but you must register and sign in to post.
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289 2,385
Users can exchange information here on Y-DNA testing, results, and questions.
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1,322 12,257
YDNA 67: sure or probable?
by EdQu
Users can talk about SNP based tests such as single SNP testing by Sanger sequencing, Geno 2.0 chip based testing, and next-generation sequencing tests like BIG Y.
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273 2,889
Universal Lineage Testing (Autosomal DNA)
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733 5,064
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480 6,537
Advanced discussion about Family Tree DNA's Family Finder Product.
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Last Post: The vitagene test
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The vitagene test
The X-Chromosome
This forum is for newbie topics about the X-Chromosome. All may view this forum, but you must register and sign in to post.
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185 1,201
2nd cousin on father's side an X-match?
Advanced topics about X-Chromosome matching and anthropologic blocks based on SNPs and/or STRs.
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Using NON X-match strategy to Find MRCA
by wombat
Group Administrators Forums
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131 766
Discussion forum for Project Group Administrators. Exchange experiences, ideas and interpretation of results.
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Last Post: Cant log in
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Jim Barrett
Cant log in
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281 696
How to contact a project manager
by CWC1
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Oliver Newbie
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JOHNSTON Phylogenetic Tree
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Which ancient British group?
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Last Post: Batch 543
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Batch 543
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  • WLGreene55
    Possible half uncle
    Not sure where to post this about Family Finder results. I have a 1st to 2nd cousin dna match sharing 645 centimorgans (cm) and 33 longest blocks. We confirmed that he is on my maternal side. My mother has a brother and they are the only known children of my maternal grandfather. My uncle has a...
    22nd February 2019, 07:34 AM
  • mde
    9% Jewish result for a Bulgarian

    I did a DNA test for my father-in-law who is from a village near Smolyan in the Rhodope mountains in Bulgaria. The ethnicity results came back that he is 9% of Jewish origin (7% sephardi and 2% ashkenazi, to be precise). This is very surprising not just because there is no family...
    22nd February 2019, 03:07 AM
  • Stenen
    How to expand the Tree Map View?
    When opening the Tree Map I only have a small section in the middle where I can see the Tree---how do I do to expand it to full width?
    21st February 2019, 03:03 AM