Check out the videos for the Heredis 2015 genealogy software.





Download free Heredis PDF User Guides

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.


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:

APPLICATIONS Links for patches
Heredis 2015 for Windows
Heredis 2015 for Mac
Heredis 2014 for Windows
Heredis 2014 for Mac
Heredis for PC (2012-2013)
Heredis for Mac (2012-2013)
Heredis for Mac (2012)
Heredis for Android
Sample family file

A question concerning your order

How to order Heredis ?

How to order Heredis?

You may order online from the Heredis website thanks to our dealer Digital River – MyCommerce, Inc. SWreg, a subsidiary of Digital River is dedicated to providing excellent customer service. To contact them or locate your order, please utilize the order search on their website. After your order has been located, you can select the order to find out more details, re-send your order information, or contact customer support.

How to download?

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


What configuration is required?

Configuration required, Heredis 2015 for Windows:

  • Windows VISTA or 7 or 8
  • 500 MB disk space required
  • Screen 1024×700 minimum
  • Internet connection for research, publishing & integrated maps

Configuration required, Heredis 2015 for Mac:

  • Mountain Lion (10.8), Mavericks (10.9), Yosemite (10.10)
  • 250 MB disk space required
  • Screen 1366×768 minimum
  • 64 bits only
  • Internet connection for research, publishing & integrated maps

Configuration required, Heredis for IOS:

  • Minimum version 5.


Can I recover data already entered in the demonstration?

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.

Can I recover the data entered on another genealogy program?

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

I have lost my license number?

You should contact Digital River at their site.

How to register my Heredis number?

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.

On how many computers can I install Heredis?

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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