Of course, I should have asked Auntie Mame!
A quick look at the FTM site possibly has the answer to your question:
Just click the above link.
If you feel more comfortable speaking directly with the program authors, phone support is available:
For issues pertaining to installation, converting data from a previous version of Family Tree Maker or accessing online subscriptions, call 877-FTM-2008 (877-386-2008). Live phone support is available Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. Eastern Time, closed Saturday and Sunday.
Not sure about the "other items", what format are the originals in?
See you for Thanksgiving ;)