Nobody likes to read a manual and that is why we aim to make ATM as intuitive as possible.
Setting up a new family tree is described on page New family tree.
If you start by loading a GEDCOM file, please read page GEDCOM import first.
Data entry is largely self explanatory. However to fully use the possibilities of ATM you should take a look at:
When attaching material or creating reports you need to know something about Folders and files.
Important details are explained in:
In many places pressing F1 will display the relevant page in the manual. Think of input fields, dialog boxes and tables.
Various input fields and tables have a context menu under the right mouse button. Such a menu contains useful functions that are specific to that context.
The easiest way to close a window or dialog box: Escape.
This does not work on the main window.
When anything unexpected happens you can consult the Log Viewer.