Program Topics Beyond May
In June, Brenda Wesner's will present "What Happened to My Sources", addressing unknowns in various fields for documenting your sources.
Also in June, David Walker of the Ottawa TMG Users Group will present "Map My Family Tree" from Canada via join.me.
On 9 September, we will have an update on HRE. At 10:00am (DC time) during a break in the pre-recorded session, Don Ferguson, Robin Lamacraft, and John Lucas will be available to take questions. To learn about HRE progress, go to
We need help! We urgently need an expanded pool of presenters, whether speaking on site at our meetings or presenting remotely via join.me. Suggestions and offers of support should be addressed to:
Programs at Rootsusers.Org.
Important Information — JOIN.ME
Be aware that the latest JOIN.ME app for Windows or Mac requires users to create a NEW FREE account when they open the app before you can join the RUG meeting as usual.
Download the join.me app from the
http://www.join.me/apps website by clicking on the applicable mobile or desktop app. There is a Q&A page on the website which can help if you are having difficulties —
Note that you still do NOT need to pay and download the full-featured version of the software or download the free trial to join the meeting. Simply download one of the free apps.
Unlocking TMG Trial Version
Right-click on the TMG icon and then select "Run as administrator". When TMG prompts you, enter your information (copy-and-paste works best) from the email that you received. Be very careful that you copy only the item, not the space before or after it. If the space is included, you will see a message that you have invalid information.
More details can be found on page 2820 in the January 2017 issue of our newsletter here. If you need to enter a username and password and don't know it, click on the "I forgot my Password" link in the left frame.