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FwFHL. Family History Lite by FAMware

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This package, FAMILY HISTORY LITE, is a basic genealogy system for beginners or others who may want fewer features starting out. This LITE version is subset of the FAMware Bundled packages and can be easily upgraded at a later date.


  • It has everything you need to get started. Produces a Pedigree Chart, Family Group Sheet, Family Photo Album, Birthday List, and Database Index.
  • Easy to use dialog boxes, controls, and entry screens are provided for capturing all of your genealogical information into your own database, including notes, comments, and necessary explanations.
  • Record sources from supporting documents such census data, birth, marriage, and death certificates, and biographical sketches.
  • Attach family photographs.
  • Link relatives together using the Family Constructor Window (and Batch Update feature).
  • Also Included:
    • Fully functioning Data Entry Window and dialog boxes
    • Several basic genealogical reports (listed above)
    • Fully functioning TreeView and ListView panes show ancestors and descendants at a click of the mouse
    • Fully functioning Help screens explain every aspect of the full program
    • Photos and Family Photo report.
    • East to learn and use, this is a great way for any family to start building a family tree.
  • Desktop Software For Windows (tablets, notebooks, laptops, PCs; is not a phone app)

Note: This product (FwFHL) is considered a trial version of Family Software Bundle (FwFSB, FwFHB). When ready, you can upgrade to FwFSB using the previous customer discount code PREV-QEVE-CUST. FwFSB will replace FwFHL when it is installed and use the same database that you've started with FwFHL. (Note: FwFHL cannot be installed if FwFSB is already installed.)

See Recording Genealogy

Add to Cart

  • Click the above link to both purchase and download FwFHL through our MyCommerce Order Page
  • Enter your purchase information and choose your payment method
  • Download and run the installation file FwFHLSetup.exe
  • Enter the License Key when prompted  (key is obtained from an email that will be sent to you by MyCommerce upon order completion)
  • Once installed, click the Family History Lite icon on your desktop to launch the program
  • Click the Help button and select Tutorials to learn how to use the software
  • When ready upgrade to the full system by clicking here:  Upgrade to FwFSB
Security Concerns:

The installation and software files are executables (.exe) so you may experience warnings by Windows, your browser, or your security or anti-virus software. But, these files are safe. You can ignore such warnings, if any.

Family Constructor Window