Make a Family Tree CD/DVD or Website

Introduction for Versions 5 & 6

The two Family Historian options Publish > Make a Family Tree CD/DVD and Publish > Create a Website are almost identical.

Make a Family Tree CD/DVD places its output in the Project …\Public\FH CD-DVD\ folder for burning to a CD/DVD. This includes autorun.inf and load.exe and start.html files, and a \data\ subfolder holding all the other files.

Create a Website places all its files directly in the Project …\Public\FH Website\ folder for uploading to a website.

However, the contents of the …\Public\FH CD-DVD\data\ folder and the …\Public\FH Website\ folder are virtually identical.

Introduction for Versions 3 & 4

The two Family Historian options Tools > Make a Family Tree CD and Internet > Create a Website are almost identical.

Make a Family Tree CD places its output in the Project …\Public\FH CD\ folder for burning to a CD. This includes autorun.inf and start.exe files, and a \data\ subfolder holding all the other files.

Create a Website places all its files directly in the Project …\Public\FH Web Page\ folder for uploading to a website.

However, the contents of the …\Public\FH CD\data\ folder and the …\Public\FH Web Page\ folder are virtually identical.

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