Does the "relationship finder" use DNA or trees within WikiTree to determine links?

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in Genealogy Help by Rhonda Lowe G2G1 (1.9k points)

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The relationship finder as you find at a profile page or in the menu, uses the tree itself. Meaning it uses connections between profiles.

https://www.wikitree.com/wiki/Help:Relationship_Finder
by Michel Vorenhout G2G6 Pilot (313k points)
selected by Peter Roberts
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It does not use DNA.  Keep in mind that there is only ONE tree in Wikitree.  Everyone is working on the same project.
by Living Emmons G2G6 Pilot (178k points)

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