No Open Profile Request menu item when on the trusted list but not manager

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When I removed myself from the trusted list the drop-down menu item for Open Profile Request appeared and I was able to submit the Open Request. This profile just became eligible to be Open as the DOB hit 150 years. I noticed this as he showed up in my DB Errors report this week. Seems to be unintentional behavior.
WikiTree profile: Frank Hollingsworth
asked Oct 7, 2017 in WikiTree Tech by Marty Acks G2G6 Mach 6 (64,990 points)
retagged Oct 25, 2017 by Ellen Smith

As Deb says in his answer:

"any time a 150/100+ profile is edited it will be changed to Open if it isn't already. The member will see an alert stating this."

Thanks for the reminder. I had forgot about the auto-opening feature.
You're welcome Marty.

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Hmm, if I am placed on the trusted list of a closed profile that should be open, it automatically opens whenever I save an edit. I wonder if this is related. It actually seems like a good behavior in respect to opening these profiles.
answered Oct 7, 2017 by Deb Durham G2G6 Pilot (303,990 points)
selected Oct 7, 2017 by Rubén Hernández
Yes, it's set so that when you edit a profile with birth 150+ years ago or death 100+ years ago, the profile will open itself if it wasn't already open.

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