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Download free Heredis PDF User Guides

Consult the User Guide of your Heredis version in your browser, or save it on your hard drive to read it later.

How to search in the Heredis PDF User Guide?

Click on the User Guide that applies to you. The PDF file opens in your browser or proposes to save to your hard drive.
To find a particular item, depending on the version of your browser:

  • Enter the item in the Search box on the toolbar and then confirm by pressing Enter or Return
  • Type Ctrl F
  • Select the menu Edit > Find on your browser.

Just enter the search term “GEDCOM” or “Duplicate” to find all pages of the manual in which that term is used.

Or use the table of contents to navigate in the various chapters.

Blue Suite – Heredis for Windows
» Download the Heredis for Windows User Guide

Blue Suite – Heredis for Mac
» Download the Heredis for Mac User Guide


Heredis Technical Data Sheets

Learn how everything works!
Read or download the Heredis PDF Technical Data Sheets:



Before downloading a patch, make sure your software is up to date because verification is done automatically as soon as your Internet connection is active. The patches are installed without your intervention.

If your version requires a patch, select your version of Heredis and download the hotfix patch that applies:


Download sample family file

Explore all the functions of Heredis with the Rucastle family file. Download this file and test your app with pleasure!


FAQ – A question concerning your order

How to order Heredis?

You may order online from the Heredis website thanks to shop.heredis.com. To contact the Heredis team, please use the forum on www.heredis.com/forums/en/

Our team will send you a confirmatory email that will contain the site page from where you may download Heredis.


Configuration required, Heredis 2017 for Windows:

  • Windows VISTA or 7 or 8 or 10
  • 500 MB disk space required
  • Screen 1024×700 minimum
  • Internet connection for research, publishing, integrated maps & Dashboard
Configuration required, Heredis 2017 for Mac:

  • Mavericks (10.9), Yosemite (10.10), El Capitan (10.11), Sierra (10.12), High Sierra (10.13)
  • 300 MB disk space required
  • Screen 1366×768 minimum
  • 64 bits only
  • Internet connection for research, publishing, integrated maps & Dashboard
Configuration required, Heredis for IOS:

  • Minimum version 7.

Configuration required, Heredis for Android:

  • Minimum version 5


The data you have started to enter in the demonstration version have been saved to a file in Heredis format, which you may of course recover with the full version of the software.
How? You have given a name to this file when you entered the data. If this name does not appear on the home page, you may find it on the hard disk by using the “Search on the disk” function.

You may recover data entered on another genealogy program by exporting the file beforehand in Gedcom format. This Gedcom file may then be opened and converted automatically to the Heredis format on the home page.

Your license

You should contact our team please use the forum on www.heredis.com/forums/en/

At the opening of Heredis and after you have entered your personal license N°, remember to fill in the registration form in the Heredis program. This form gives you the benefit of help with the program and access to the various commercial offers proposed.

By accepting this EULA, you receive a limited license, personal, worldwide and free of copyright, nonassignable, not resaleable, non-transferable and non-exclusive, for use of this software. You are authorized to use one (1) copy of this software for personal, non-commercial ends as a private user. One license only is granted for each unique home address (“address”). You are authorized to download and install the software on one computer only. users who have several computers (eg one independent computer, a laptop and a netbook), may download the software on three (3) maximum units at the same address. If you buy several licenses for this software, you may at any time, make as many copies as you own licenses.


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