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Should I remove Family Tree Maker 2014?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
6% remove it94% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
What do people think about it?
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How common is it?
Global Rank #4,833
United States Rank #2,667
Reach 0.1074%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 23.43 days
691.18 days >
Average installed length: 363.16 days


22.0.383 4.73%
22.0.207 95.27%

Family Tree Maker 2014

What is Family Tree Maker 2014?  (from Ancestry.com)

Family Tree Maker is the ideal tool to help you discover and preserve your family’s heritage. It’s quick and easy to use for those just starting to research their family history, but it’s also robust enough for the most serious genealogist. With dozens of exciting new features and enhancements to simplify your tasks, ...  Read more


Family Tree Maker 2014 is a program developed by Ancestry.com. The most used version is 22.0.207, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. A scheduled task is added to Windows Task Scheduler in order to launch the program at various scheduled times (the schedule varies depending on the version). The software installer includes 43 files and is usually about 702.81 MB (736,949,768 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 10 as well as Windows 7 (SP1). While about 83% of users of Family Tree Maker 2014 come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Australia.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.ancestry.com/cs/apps/P-5194
Help link: www.familytreemaker.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Family Tree Maker 2014
Uninstaller: "C:\ProgramData\{3F06E471-FD45-4DB4-83A5-E68D149EA29F}\setup.exe" REMOVE=TRUE MODIFY=FALSE
Estimated size: 702.81 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Family Tree Maker 2014

  • Common.dll - Family Tree Maker 2014 (Common)
  • Connectivity.dll - Connectivity
  • FTM.Charting.Shared.dll - FTM.Charting.Shared
  • FTM.Configuration.dll - FTM.Configuration
  • FTM.Data.DB.dll - FTM.Data.DB
  • FTM.Data.dll - FTM.Data
  • FTM.exe
  • FTM.Import.dll - FTM.Import
  • FTM.Shared.Controls.dll - FTM.Shared.Controls
  • FTM.Shared.dll - FTM.Shared
  • FTM.Services.Contracts.dll - ServiceContracts
  • FTM.Services.Data.dll - ServiceData
  • Augmentation.dll - Augmentation Framework
  • FTM.Data.DB.Converters.DDA.dll - FTM.Data.DB.Converters.DDA
  • AutoBackupProcess.exe - AutoBackupProcess
  • FTM.Data.DB.DDA.dll - FTM.Data.DB.DDA
  • FTM.Import.FTW.dll - FTM.Import.FTW
  • Convert.exe - Convert

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • FTM.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{498E6169-605F-45DB-A919-1B49C062D567}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove Family Tree Maker 2014?

You can uninstall Family Tree Maker 2014 from your computer by using the Add/Remove Program feature in the Window's Control Panel.
  1. On the Start menu (for Windows 8, right-click the screen's bottom-left corner), click Control Panel, and then, under Programs, do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8/10: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program Family Tree Maker 2014, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8/10: Click Uninstall.
    • Windows XP: Click the Remove or Change/Remove tab (to the right of the program).
  3. Follow the prompts. A progress bar shows you how long it will take to remove Family Tree Maker 2014.

Win 10 51%
Win XP 0%
Uninstall it 6%
Keep it 94%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 10 50.85%
Windows 7 45.14%
Windows Vista 3.07%
Windows XP 0.94%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 31.18%
Windows 10 Home 19.44%
Windows 8.1 18.20%
Windows 7 Professional 9.60%
Windows 10 Pro 4.75%
Windows 8.1 Pro 3.75%

Distribution by countryGeography

83.04% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 83.04%
  United Kingdom 8.87%
  Australia 2.58%
  Canada 2.52%
  New Zealand 0.47%
  Germany 0.19%
  France 0.16%
  Spain 0.16%
  South Africa 0.13%
  Netherlands 0.13%
  Italy 0.13%
  Belgium 0.09%
  Sweden 0.09%
  Greece 0.09%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 35.98%
Dell 32.04%
Acer 9.56%
Toshiba 7.31%
ASUS 4.50%
Lenovo 3.16%
Samsung 2.32%
Intel 1.05%
Common models
Dell XPS 8700 5.22%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 4.35%
HP Pavilion g7 Notebook P... 3.19%
ASUS All Series 2.90%
Dell XPS 8500 2.75%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 2.61%


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