Personal Ancestral File is a computer program that helps you organize your family history information into family groups and pedigrees. Using this program, you can identify areas where additional research is needed and keep track of ordinances that need to be completed. You can also prepare ancestors' names for temple ordinances. . . .
If you are using pedigree charts and family group records, organize them so that they are easy to use. There are several effective ways to do this. The best method is the one that works best for you. Talk to others to see how they have organized their records. Your ward family history consultant may also have some suggestions.- A Member's Guide to Temple
and Family History Work, p. 9