How to restore a backup

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How to restore a backup of your Gramps genealogy Family Tree database.

Gramps version 3.3 or a later version

Menubar - Family Trees > Manage Family Trees...
Import Family Tree - dialog example

Start Gramps and from the menu select Family Trees > Manage Family Trees... then from the Family Trees dialog.

  • Select New and either change the name of the family tree or accept the default.
  • Select Load Family Tree
  • From the menu select Family Trees > Import... and use the Import Family Tree file dialog to navigate to and select your family tree backup then select the Import button.

Once completed the Import Statistics dialog will be shown to confirm a successful import.

You can now use your family tree.

See also

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