Cannot merge propose duplicate because of "invalid" WikiTree id ...

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I'm trying to propose a merge of a duplicate into a validated and protected profile but get the message "invalid WikiTree-ID" .... what to do ...?

https://www.wikitree.com/wiki/Du_Plooy-247 into https://www.wikitree.com/wiki/De_Ploo%C3%BF-1 (spouse of https://www.wikitree.com/wiki/Van_Wijk-363)
WikiTree profile: Michiel du Plooy
in WikiTree Tech by Philip van der Walt G2G6 Pilot (155k points)

1 Answer

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Hi Philip,

Valid WikiTree ID is De_Plooÿ-1, Note the "ÿ" instead of "y".

"ÿ" = "¨" + "y".
by Rubén Hernández G2G6 Mach 4 (49.4k points)
I  know Ruben. It's called diacritics.

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