Forum Guidelines

Welcome to the Ontario Ancestors Forums. We would ask that you search a forum before you post a question as you may find the question already answered. Please enjoy the forum, but please respect the following User Group Forum Guidelines.

  1. No spam. All automated messages, advertisements, and links to non-genealogy websites will be deleted immediately.
  2. Post in relevant sub-forums only. Messages posted in the wrong topic area will be removed and placed in the correct sub-forum by moderators.
  3. Respect other users. No flaming or abusing fellow forum members. Users who continue to post inflammatory, abusive comments will be deleted from the forum after two warnings are issued by moderators.
  4. Harassment. No threats or harassment of other users will be tolerated. Any instance of threatening or harassing behavior is grounds for deletion from the forums.
  5. Genealogy content. The Family Tree Maker User Group Forum is for the sole purpose sharing questions and information regarding Family Tree Maker and its add-on products – All other material will be removed without warning.
  6. Bandwidth. All images and signatures must be 500 x 500 pixels or smaller. Posts containing over-sized images and signatures will be removed.
  7. Illegal content. No re-posting of copyrighted materials or other illegal content is allowed. Any posts containing illegal content or copyrighted materials will be deleted.
  8. Any attempt to circumvent the security or integrity of the forums or website will lead to immediate removal.