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Family Tree DNA Guide: How to Log in & How to Download Raw DNA data

How to log in to Family Tree DNA

Having issues with your FTDNA (Family Tree DNA) login? Try following the steps below:

  1. Go to www.familytreedna.com
  2. Click on the “Sign in” button on the top right-hand corner of the screen https://www.familytreedna.com/sign-in
  3. Enter your Kit Number or GAP Username in the “Kit Number or GAP Username” field and your password in the “Password” field on the next screen. 
  4. Click the orange “Sign In” button below the “Password” field to complete your login to FamilyTreeDna

How to Download Family Tree DNA Raw Data

From the menu bar, simply go to FTDNA > MyDNA > Family Finder > Download Raw Data. 

Forgot your login or password?

If you have forgotten your password:

  1. Click on the “Forgot your password?” link below the “Sign In” button on the login page https://www.familytreedna.com/forgot-password-sign-in
  2. On the next page, enter your email address and Kit Number or GAP Username in the relevant fields
  3. Check your email for the password reset link and use it to reset your password within 24 hours

If you have forgotten your FTDNA Kit Number or GAP Username:

  1. Click on the “Forgot your Kit Number or GAP Username?” link below the “Sign In” button or use this link: https://www.familytreedna.com/forgot-kit-sign-in
  2. Enter the primary email address associated with your account in the next screen to recover your Kit Number or GAP Username

Getting started with Family Tree DNA

To begin your journey:

  1. Go to the Family Tree DNA products page at https://www.familytreedna.com/products
  2. Select and order the product of your choice

Useful Family Tree DNA links

Login: https://www.familytreedna.com/sign-in

Products page: https://www.familytreedna.com/products

Recover Kit Number or GAP Username: https://www.familytreedna.com/forgot-kit-sign-in

Recover password: https://www.familytreedna.com/forgot-password-sign-in

A curated list of websites where you can upload raw DNA data from Family Tree DNA