Genealogy from the perspective of a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (Mormon, LDS)

Thursday, October 30, 2014

New FamilySearch Indexing Website in Beta

For some time now, the new FamilySearch Indexing program has been released for Beta testing. You can see and use the Beta test at If you are involved in's Indexing, you need to be aware that the program will change very soon. The new website moves the entire Indexing program to the Internet. There will be no need to download a program to your own computer to participate in Indexing. It seems that no matter how many times this is announced, there are still people who are disoriented and surprised when the change comes.

There is already an extensive help center on for Indexing. Here is a screenshot:

You might also want to be aware of the latest version of the Guide. Here is a screenshot of the cover:

1 comment:

  1. James,

    I want to let you know that your blog post is listed in today's Fab Finds post at

    Have a great weekend!