Once your results are posted online, you will be able to join or remove yourself from group projects at will using your myFTDNA account.

To join a project:

  1. Sign in to your myFTDNA account.
  2. On the menu bar, click Projects > Join a project.
    JoinAProject_04Feb2016The Projects – Join page is displayed.
  3. Use the index of projects and search projects options to find projects that interest you.
  4. When you find a project in which to participate, click the Join button.

To leave a project:

  1. Sign in to your myFTDNA account.
  2. On the menu bar, click Projects > Manage my projects.
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    The Projects – Manage page is displayed.
  3. Click the Leave Project link that is located in the same row as the project from which you want to remove yourself. A new window is displayed.
  4. In the window,  you can provide a brief reason for why you are leaving the project and click Submit.
    -Or-
    If you don’t wish to provide a reason for leaving the project, leave the field blank, and click Submit.
    If you clicked Leave Project in error and do not wish to leave the project, click the X in the upper-right corner of the window to cancel.

Note: This must be done while you are signed in to your own account as group Project Administrators are not able to remove project members from projects other than their own.