Among the many great UI improvements for 4.4 a tiny mistake slipped through.
From the menu Edit, the section
Merge and Compare both open the same window.
But Merge will result in nothing happening, when used improperly, not in combination with tracked changes.
Originally it was in the (Track) Changes submenu, where it belongs.
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should be solved to resolve bug 85046
Cor Nouws committed a patch related to this issue.
It has been pushed to "master":
fdo#86252: Menu 'Merge Documents' is at wrong position
It will be available in 4.4.0.
The patch should be included in the daily builds available at
http://dev-builds.libreoffice.org/daily/ in the next 24-48 hours. More
information about daily builds can be found at:
Affected users are encouraged to test the fix and report feedback.