What is a GEDCOM file?

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What is a GEDCOM file?

A GEDCOM file is an exchanging format for genealogy, it was made by Mormons and make it compatible to most genealogy software.

The GEDCOM exchange format stands for Genealogical Data Communication. Almost all genealogy software programs recognize this universal format.

The GEDCOM file must have the extension .ged to be recognized by Heredis.