I got locked out of a profile I was working on because I didn't put in a death date on the first go around

+4 votes
The person was born less than 100 years ago.  I was forced to add a second profile for the same person, put in the death date immediately, and then merge the two.   Seems a little complicated!  What did I do wrong?
in WikiTree Tech by Bob Hanrahan G2G6 (8.2k points)

2 Answers

+5 votes

You shouldn't have created a duplicate.  When you were locked out of the first one, you needed to contact info @ wikitree.com.  And you'll never get locked out that way again, will you? ;)wink

by Ros Haywood G2G Astronaut (1.3m points)
Thanks Ros,   I still get stymied by occasional computer glitches now and then, (like hitting save with no results, hitting it again and finding out I've posted duplicate profiles).  I appreciate the "info@wikitree.com".  I'll try that next time.
what you did wrong on the first one

tapped the save changes
+2 votes
Very odd.  You shouldn't get locked out of a profile that you're the manager of.
by Anonymous Horace G2G6 Pilot (568k points)

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