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Family Finder Matches Introduction

The Family Finder Matches page lists your autosomal DNA matches.  

Accessing Family Finder Matches 

You can access Family Finder Matches from your dashboard or from your navigation bar.

To access from your dashboard:

  1. Sign in to your kit.
  2. On your dashboard, locate the Autosomal DNA Results & Tools widget.
  3. On the Autosomal DNA Results & Tools widget, click the Family Finder Matches button. 

To access from your navigation bar:

  1. Sign in to your kit.
  2. On the navigation bar at the top of the page, go to Results & Tools > Autosomal DNA >  Matches.

Family Finder Matches Page Overview


  1. Matching - Filter Matches by relationship type. 
  2. Detail View/Table View - Select whether you want to see details for each match individually or to view your matches in a sortable table. 
  3. Comparison check box - Select up to seven matches to compare in the Chromosome Browser. 
  4. Matches section - Displays your Family Finder matches and their information. 
  5. Export CSV - Allows you to export a CSV file of your Family Finder matches. 
  6. mceclip1.png - Click to view which matches you and your match have in common or not in common. 
  7. Family Tree icon - If your match has a public Family Tree, you can click this icon to view it. 
    Family_Tree_1_.jpg - Signifies that your match does not have a public Family Tree.
    Family_Tree_2.jpg - Signifies that your match does have a public Family Tree. 
  8. Note icon - Click on this icon to add/edit a note for your match. 
    Note_1_.jpg - Signifies you do not have a note added.
    Note_2_.jpg - Signifies that you do have a note added. 
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