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After a few seconds, you will get a screen of results. Each potential match is ranked with a number of stars from 1 to 5; 5 stars is the highest-quality match and highly likely. At the top of the list, you'll see your Best Bets; these are the matches with the highest number of stars. Then, there will be a Featured Source; this is a source on that we're highlighting, and then a list of all other matches.

Search Results Summary page

This page is a summary page; it shows you how many matches you have in each category. To see the actual matches, you just click on the link for the category you want to investigate. You can also click the What's This? link to get more information about a category with which you're unfamiliar. For this example, let's click the Family Archives link, since that's listed as our Best Bet.

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