John, anyone can sign up for a Rootsweb account, just like we all did, so it is always
open to abuse.
I expect the administrators are on to it, but is complicated by the recent change of
The FHUG website suffers in a similar way despite having signup genealogy questions.
Regarding running FH on Apple Mac platforms there are several options available for
See the FHUG Knowledge Base ~ Family Historian on Mac, Linux, iOS, Android, etc:
All the options involve running a Virtual Machine or Windows Emulator, but some involve
very little cost.
The FHUG website http://www.fhug.org.uk/
has all the latest FH news and advice.
Regards, Mike Tate
Subject: Re: [FHU] View Recent Burial Insurance Results, Explore Your Options...
I’m on your distribution list and have had a score or more of emails in the last few days
distributed by FHU that have nothing to do with Family Historian at all.
Subjects like Burial Insurance, kitchen modifications etc.
It seems as if someone may have hacked your site and is distributing junk through it and
maybe you should know about it.
regards John Brownsdon
PS - does your program now run on the IOS platform instead of Windows? I changed to Mac a
couple of years ago and am unable to run and update FH.