What is the Tree Consistency Checker in Family Tree Builder?

The Tree Consistency Checker is a free feature in Family Tree Builder that helps you find mistakes in your data in almost 40 categories. This is guaranteed to help you improve your tree, catching mistakes that no other genealogy program or service can. To use this new feature, open your tree in Family Tree Builder and take the following steps:

Click on ‘Tools’ in the upper menu bar and select ‘Tree Consistency Checker’. 


Here you can review all problems found, and decide whether you would like to fix or ignore them by clicking the appropriate option under ‘Actions’ on the right hand side of the screen:  

You can also click on ‘Configure’ option as shown on the screenshot above to set what kind of checks will be performed for your tree. 

The following window will pop up. Un-check any items that you do not wish to be performed on your tree, and click ‘OK’ to save changes. 

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