How to use Living DNA data | Access, Download, Import, Share & Apps

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How to obtain your Living DNA data

Quick instructions and a simple guide for accessing Living DNA data as well as how to safely download, upload, share and use your LivingDNA data with another account including a secure automatic import. When you obtain your DNA data from LivingDNA.com, you can then use your data with apps in the DNA App Store that analyze your data and provide information about nutrition, fitness, health, rare diseases, genealogy, ancestry, heritage weight loss, detoxification, games, recreation and more.

It's easy to access and use your Living DNA data.

 

Automatically import your Living DNA data (Secure, Simple and Quick)

1. Sign into your Sequencing.com account and go to the Upload Center.

  • If you don't have a Sequencing.com account, click here to import your Living DNA data and register for a Sequencing.com account at the same time.

2. Click the 'Living DNA' button under 'Import from Laboratory.'

3. Enter the email address and password for your Living DNA account.

  • A File Import Progress page will appear that will allow you to monitor the progress of securely importing your DNA data from Living DNA.

 

Manually upload your Living DNA data

1. Click here to sign into your Living DNA account.

2. Click 'View Test'

3. Click 'Download Raw Data' located on the left side of the page

4. Scroll down and click the box located under the Consent section

5. The buttons to download your raw genetic data files will appear. Click each button to download that file.

  • If the data is from a female, there will be two files to download (family ancestry and motherline).
  • If the data is from a male, there will be three files to download (family ancestry, motherline and fatherline).

Living DNA data download instructions and guide to help access, download, obtain and use genetic testing results and genetic data directly from a LivingDNA account.

6. If you have two or more tests in your Living DNA account, click 'My Tests' in the header of the page and repeat Steps 2-5.

7. After all files for each test are downloaded to your computer, go to the Upload Center at Sequencing.com.

8. Choose the upload option under 'Upload from My Computer', select the file you just downloaded from Living DNA and click 'Upload'.

  • Repeat for all files downloaded from your Living DNA account.

9. Your Living DNA files will be securely uploaded into your Sequencing.com account.

  • It may take up to 15 minutes before your files appear in your account.

 

Congratulations! You can now use your Living DNA data with apps in the App Market.

 

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