|MudCreek Software has produced a
special FREE version of GENViewer version 1 to be used in Family History Centers
(FHC) run by the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. This
is to be used on the FHC computers and is NOT for the general public. Instead,
please try the regular version of
GENViewer. This is a 15-day evaluation version and still requires a
to work after 15 days. FHCs can request a free license.
If you are a FHC director or a volunteer at a FHC, you
can request a free license for this special version of GENViewer by sending an email to
You must indicate the name of the FHC that you are requesting GENViewer
Special FHC Version Features
- This version of GENViewer can read ".sub"
files that have been generated to be sent to the Temple. It will allow
you to see which record qualified and for which ordinances it was
qualified. [Note: "SUB" and GEDCOM files created in
UNICODE format are not supported.]
Features not supported in this FHC version of GENViewer
This program can only read GEDCOM and PAF files from a floppy disk.
The feature to create Self-Viewing GEDCOM files has been removed.
The feature to export islands from a GEDCOM file has been removed.
The feature to copy information to the clipboard has been removed.
Comparison – How this
free version differs from GENViewer
95/98/Me/NT/2000/XP/Vista/7 - both 32 and 64 bit versions.
Floppy drive (A:
5MB of hard drive
space is required for the application and data files. More
free space is required while viewing genealogy files. The amount
of free space required depends on the size of the genealogy
file. No files created by GENViewer are left on your computer after exiting
searching, Internet Explorer 4.01 or greater must be installed on your computer.
Download FHC version
of GENViewer (gvfhc123.exe 1.4MB) –