You may use Family Tree DNA’s Time Predictor, FTDNATiP™, to determine how closely you are related to a match. It provides powerful and precise calculations of time to common ancestor estimates by incorporating mutation rates specific to each STR marker. To use FTDNATiP™:

  1. Sign in to your myFTDNA account .
  2. Go to your Y-DNA – Matches page.
  3. Look for the orange icon that says TiP next to your match’s name.
  4. Click on the icon to generate a FTDNATiP™ report.