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What's Happening Now
March 28: Presumed deceased
November 4: Performance issues
August 30: Discussion enhancements
It is impossible to delete or move a person.
How can update a person's status to deceased?
how do you split a tree if a tree is merged in error?
Support for Adoptive Parents
"A Geni profile you manage has been deleted"
Expand date entry options to include bracketing (range), before and after
Search results issue
Hebrew search broken
County name is replacing city in location details
Trouble inputting birth dates
unable to send birthday message after picking gift...different format for
Impossible to send a birthday greeting
Frequently Asked Questions
Login & Invitations
What is Geni?
How do I update the email address on my Geni account, if I no longer have access to that email address?
How do I contact Geni about my subscription?
Is Geni free?
What are the different types of Geni memberships?
How do I exclude profiles I manage from MyHeritage’s SuperSearch™?
I found a listing under my name and I would like it to be removed
How do I control what is listed publicly?
What are Curators?
What permissions do Curators have in my tree?
How can I contact a Curator?
How can I update parents?
How To: Find Other People’s Relationship Paths
How To: Use Tree Matches
How do I contact the manager(s) of a profile?
Why is there a green banner saying "Geni thinks this profile is deceased"?
What is a Master Profile?
What does the Yellow Triangle in the lower left hand corner of a node mean?
Who are Collaborators?
What is a Merge Request?
Record Matches & Smart Matches™
What are Record Matches?
What are Smart Matches™?
What are Value Indicators?
How do I convert photos to documents?
How do I tag a profile to a document?
How can I add a Document?
Photos & Videos
How do I identify relatives in a photo?
How do I upload a new profile photo?
How can I upload my photos?
How can I add profiles to a project?
How can I rename a project?
How do I create a Project?
How do I tag a profile to a discussion?
How can I delete a discussion?
How can I start a discussion?
How can I send another user a message?
How can I update my email notifications?
How can I view my notifications?
How do I report a profile?
How do I report a profile as Deceased?
What is a Claimed Historical Profile?
How can I export my GEDCOM?
What GEDCOM software should I use?
Has your GEDCOM importer been disabled?
How do I search for profiles?
How can I find relatives on Geni?
Why can't I find people I added to the tree?
How to Switch Your Display Language
How do I enable translations on Geni?
Does Geni only accept English as a language on my tree?
Can I specify a group of people to share my activity with?
What activities are shared with Social Sharing?
What is Facebook Social Sharing?
How are location fields parsed?
Where is my Map?
Why is the location in another language?
Blood Relatives vs. Family Tree
Who are considered 'Family Members' in Statistics?
Video Tips and Tricks
How to: Add and Invite Relatives
How to: Add Photos
How to find out who is in the Family Group of a profile
Geni Public Access
Where can I find a list of participating locations?
How can I get my local library or organization to join the Geni Public Access program?
What is Geni Public Access?
What is the World Family Tree app by TelGen?
What is GeneDroid?
What is myHistro?
Geni has joined the MyHeritage Family
What is MyHeritage?
What does this mean for Geni?
How will the two websites operate?
Kes sobiks? Anne Kukermann
Use of patronyms
Connect with Facebook Timeline
Charts do not show non-english characters properly
"Missing link"; Following phrases in tr8n
Language discussion topics
How to become a language manager?
Adding Tamil language in Geni