Using wildcards with options "Only search people in/outside your Watchlist"

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In page http://www.wikitree.com/wiki/Special:SearchPerson

i can use wildcards only with option "Search for matches across WikiTree"

With options "Only search people in your Watchlist" , "Only search people outside your Watchlist" no.

 

asked in WikiTree Tech by Jan Vejmola G2G Crew (400 points)

1 Answer

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Hi Jan,

Are you saying the wildcard option is not working if you limit the search to inside or outside of your Watchlist? It should work in all cases.

Chris
answered by Chris Whitten G2G Astronaut (1.1m points)

It is not true. For example when i select "Only search people in your Watchlist"

Results:

Sorry, but no matches were found for "Jan V*".

but

The name "Jan Vejmola" found 3 matches

 

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