How to access and download your raw data files

For instructions on how to access and download your Ancestry.com raw data files, click here.
For instructions on how to access and download your [...]

How do I transfer my National Geographic Genographic Project results to Family Tree DNA?

You can transfer your National Geographic Genographic Project results* to Family Tree DNA through the secure National Geographic Genographic Project Transfers page. 

To transfer your results.

Go to the [...]

GAP Quick Start Guide – Classic Format

Setting up a Group in the Classic Format
How do I create a website for my group project?
Family Tree DNA provides tools that [...]

GAP Quick Start Guide – myGroups Format

Setting up a Group in myGROUPS Format
How do I create a website for my group project?
Family Tree DNA provides tools that allow [...]

Our Three Basic Tests

We offer three basic types of tests: Family Finder (autosomal DNA), Y-DNA, and mitochondrial DNA (mtDNA).

Note: Click on the blue boxes () below for information on [...]

Do I have to use a cheek swab? Does FTDNA test other kinds of samples, like hair or teeth?

At Family Tree DNA, we do not extract from forensic samples, such as hair, razors, toothbrushes, teeth, bone, sperm, tissue (FFPE etc.), in addition [...]