Apr 13, · Hi – I have created a gedcom file from Ancestry and placed into a program for my PC with no links to the internet. I want to fix up any duplicates etc. When finished I would like to create a gedcom file and put it back into the Ancestry file from where it came. Jun 23, · To view the slicelive.com video showing how to download a GEDCOM file, please click here. To view the Legacy for Beginners training video showing how to import a GEDCOM file, please click here and then select “Getting Started”. Keep a copy of your slicelive.com family tree by downloading a GEDCOM file. It’s quick and easy! Here’s how, and more ideas for what to do with it once you’ve downloaded it. Hi Carol-Ann, a GEDCOM file is a universally accepted file format for family tree files. This format allows different family tree software applications to understand and open the same family tree file. This means that you will need a genealogy software, such as Family Tree Maker, in order to open and view the file. Mar 11, · Ancestry will now go ahead and process your tree, eventually presenting you with a button labeled Download your GEDCOM file, click it Save the file to your computer Now you can easily import it into whatever tool you are using.