From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search


Name This user's name is Nick.
♂ This user is male.
Flag of Wisconsin.svg
Admin mop question.svg This user is not a Wikipedia administrator but would like to be one someday.
This user likes banging on the keyboard.
Spaghetti-prepared.jpg This user loves spaghetti.
Mad scientist.svg This user knows that their userboxes are disorganised but has decided that they don't really care.
Applications-games.svg This user doesn't see the difference between poker and Texas Hold 'Em.
Carcassonne Miples.jpg This user has a thing for meeple.
Riskgame2.png This user is attacking you with all three dice.
The Earth seen from Apollo 17.jpg This user loves using Google Earth.
George Washington dollar.jpg This user tracks their money on Where's George?
This Windows user has experienced one or more Blue Screens of Death.

Close-up photo of a 3.5-inch floppy disk.jpg This user still remembers these.
ICS One.svg This user is one in 31,829,944.
Toilet 370x580.jpg The only throne this user has sat on was made of porcelain.
New South Wales is a land of mystery... probably. This user knows nothing about New South Wales.
This user can divide by zero.
Wikiproject:Television This user's favorite roller coaster is American Eagle, which this user has ridden 10 time(s).
Legobrick.png This user is a Lego enthusiast
Square compasses.svg This user is a Freemason
WikiProject Scouting BSA current member.svg This user is a member of the Boy Scouts of America.
Nofish.PNG This user does not eat fish. Ever.
Pizza.jpg This user prefers Chicago-style pizza. Flag of Chicago, Illinois.svg
Blueberries.jpg This user is constantly in a dire need of blueberries.
Watermelon seedless.jpg This user eats watermelon.
This user prefers white chocolate
New chocolate milk.JPG This user drinks chocolate milk.
Right hand.png This user is right-handed.
Dontdrink.JPG This user doesn't drink, and has a healthy liver to show for it.
This user knows how to
Find X
6×9=42 This user jokes in base 13.
1112 This user knows that eleventy-twelve is a real number.
This user knows by heart an unspecified number of digits in the decimal representation of pi.
=1 This user knows that 0.9...(repeating) is exactly 1 and can prove it, but wishes that other people could understand it the way he does.
This user is a Sardaukar who
serves the Padishah Emperor.
O.W.L This user failed their O.W.Ls.
Towel blue decorativepattern closeup.jpg
This user is a hoopy frood who really knows where their towel is.
This user stole the Precious. It's ours and we wants it!
Handstand-Ravenswood.jpg ¡lɐsɹǝʌǝɹ ʎʇıʌɐɹƃ lɐuosɹǝd
ɯoɹɟ sɹǝɟɟns ɹǝsn sıɥʇ
AT-AT (All Terrain Armored Transport).jpg
This user wishes they owned an
EUReKA This user would like to live in a small town with big secrets.
Late model Ford Model T crop.png
This user's other car is a TARDIS.
Stargate SG·1 symbol 01.svg This user is from the planet Earth. Rotating earth (large).gif
H * R This user is a fan of Homestar Runner. Seriously.
ID You don't need to see this user's identification.
GD This user is an American Idiot.
BlackHole.jpg This user has been helping the Internet not suck since April of 2007.
J This user trusts Jimbo.
Nh-pluto-in-true-color 2x JPEG.jpg This user misses Pluto. May its planethood rest in peace.
Gregor Mendel.png
Mendel is this user's
MSH82 st helens plume from harrys ridge 05-19-82.jpg This user hopes to be far away from the Eastern seaboard when Cumbre Vieja collapses.
TI-89.jpg This user uses a TI calculator.
WA archery target with arrows.jpg This user is an archer
ACT This user obtained a 25 out of 30 on the ACT.
:( This user wishes there were more userboxes on Wikipedia.
40.px This user is highly... um... What's that word again?
Evil water.PNG This user is aquaphobic and thinks that water is evil.
Radioactive.svg This user is Radioactive. Approach with extreme caution-they may be highly unstable.
Spork.png This user suffers from sporkophobia and hates sporks.
This user exists. This is not claiming that this user is not a bot, sockpuppet, blocked user, or inactive user, it is just stating that this user EXISTS. He/She/It/They would like to point out that the reader must exist as well. Existent
This user is an ageless immortal.
Sexuality confusion.svg This user is confused.
right-minded This user believes that only left-handed users are in their right minds.
00:00 This user uses 24-hour time.
1, 2, 3... This userbox is a test. Please tell this user if you don't see it.
MP+HG This User has crossed the Gorge of Eternal Peril
?-0 This person does not understand where this userbox goes and why.
ubx-5 This user uses entirely too many userboxes.
Userbox prefer.svg This user prefers using userboxes to fill up their user page instead of actually writing something useful.
Mmm, userboxes This user thinks that more Wikipedians would like userboxes if they were edible.
Melange This user has a spice addiction.
AT-AT (All Terrain Armored Transport).jpg
This user wishes they owned an
R.A.S. This user knows that CPR was invented by Grandmaster Penpahg D'Ahn
This user is staring at you with lavender eyes
NonFreeImageRemoved.svg This user surfs their music
AYB This user knows that
"all your base are belong to us."
Steam icon logo.svg This user uses Steam for digital distribution.
Nintendo ds.png This user prefers the DS Lite over the Original DS
Neopet.png This user owns a neopet.

Helpful Information[edit]



--Speedy Deletion--

Template Aliases Criteria Used for

Whenever possible, use a reason-specific template.

{{db-g1}} {{db-nonsense}} CSD G1 Patent nonsense. You can put {{subst:Db-nonsense-notice|page name}}~~~~ on the user's talk page.
{{db-g2}} {{db-test}} CSD G2 Test page. You can put {{subst:uw-creation1|page name}}~~~~ on the user's talk page.
{{db-g3}} {{db-vandalism}} CSD G3 Vandalism. You can put {{subst:uw-creation2|page name}}~~~~ on the user's talk page.
{{db-pagemove}} CSD G3 Nonsense redirects that are created from the cleanup of page move vandalism. You can put {{subst:mp2-n|page name}}~~~~ on the user's talk page.
{{db-hoax}} CSD G3 Blatant hoaxes. You can put {{subst:uw-hoax|"page name"}}~~~~ on the user's talk page.
{{db-g4}} {{db-repost}} CSD G4 Copies of material that was previously deleted after an XfD discussion. Articles that were only previously speedily deleted do not fall under this category. You can put {{subst:repost-warn|page name}}~~~~ on the user's talk page.
{{db-g5}} {{db-banned|name of banned user}} CSD G5 Contributions made by a banned user while they were banned.
{{db-g6}} {{histmerge|
page to merge history from}}
CSD G6 History merge.
{{db-move|page to be moved|
reason for move}}
CSD G6 Making way for a non-controversial move. Please add the name of the page that is to be moved and the reason for the move.
{{db-copypaste|page to be moved}} CSD G6 Cleaning up copy-and-paste page moves to make way for a clean, non-controversial move. Please add the name of the page that is to be moved.
{{db-disambig}} CSD G6 Obviously unnecessary disambiguation pages.
{{db-xfd}} CSD G6 An experienced editor has closed a deletion debate as a "delete" but not deleted the page.
CSD G6 Other non-controversial "housekeeping" tasks, such as reversing a redirect.
{{db-g7}} {{db-author}}
CSD G7 Speedy request by only editor.
{{db-blanked}} CSD G7 Page blanked by only editor.
{{db-g8}} {{db-talk}} CSD G8 Talk page of a deleted or nonexistent page.
{{db-subpage}} CSD G8 Subpage of a deleted or nonexistent page.
{{db-imagepage}} CSD G8 Image page without a corresponding image.
{{db-redirnone}} CSD G8 Redirect to non-existent page. You can put {{subst:redirnone-warn|page name}}~~~~ on the user's talk page.
{{db-templatecat}} CSD G8 Category that is populated solely by a template that has been deleted.
{{db-g10}} {{db-attack}} CSD G10 Attack page intended to disparage its subject. You can put {{subst:attack|page name}}~~~~ on the user's talk page.
{{db-g11}} {{db-spam}} CSD G11 Blatant advertising. You can put {{subst:spam-warn|page name}}~~~~ on the user's talk page.
{{db-g12|url=URL of source}} {{db-copyvio|url=URL of source}} CSD G12 Blatant copyright violation. You can put {{subst:uw-copyright|page name|url=URL of source}}~~~~ on the user's talk page.
{{db-a1}} {{db-empty}}
CSD A1 Very short articles without context. Use {{subst:empty-warn|page name}}~~~~ on the user's talk page.
{{db-a2}} {{db-foreign}} CSD A2 Foreign language article duplicated on other Wikimedia project.
{{db-a3}} {{db-nocontent}}
CSD A3 No content other than external links of whatever kind, or an attempt to contact subject of article.
{{db-a5}} {{db-transwiki}} CSD A5 Transwikification completed (if article is a dictionary definition only and has been transwikied, with or without an Articles for deletion discussion).
{{db-a7}} {{db-bio}}– for a person CSD A7 Article about a real person, individual animal(s), group, company, or web content that does not indicate the importance of the subject. Try to use one of the more specific templates rather than {{db-a7}}. You can put {{subst:nn-warn|page name}}~~~~ on the user's talk page, or, if it seems that someone has created a user page in the encyclopedia section instead of their user page, you can put {{subst:nn-userfy|page name}}-- ~~~~ on their talk page.
{{db-person}} – for people
{{db-band}} – for bands
{{db-club}} – for clubs, societies,
groups, and organizations
{{db-inc}} – for companies and corporations
{{db-web}} – for websites
{{db-animal}} – for individual animals
{{db-a9}} {{db-album}}
CSD A9 Article about a musical recording (album, single, etc.) that does not indicate the importance of the subject, and where the artist's article does not exist.
{{db-r2}} {{db-rediruser}} CSD R2 Redirect to an article talk page, image description page, image talk page, mediawiki page, mediawiki talk page, category talk page, portal talk page, template talk page, help talk, user page, or user talk. You can put {{subst:rediruser-warn|page name}}~~~~ on the user's talk page.
{{db-r3}} {{db-redirtypo}}
CSD R3 Recently created redirect that is a result of an implausible typo or misnomer. You can put {{subst:redirtypo-warn|page name}}~~~~ on the user's talk page.
{{db-f1|replacement file
replacement file name.ext}}

{{isd|replacement file name.ext}}
CSD F1 Same or better file exists on Wikipedia (see {{db-f8}} for files now on Commons).
{{db-f2}} {{db-nofile}} CSD F2 Corrupt or empty file. File page for a file on Commons without Wikipedia related or assessment information.
{{db-f3}} {{db-noncom}} CSD F3 "No commercial use" or "by permission" files uploaded after target date.
{{db-f4}} {{db-unksource}} CSD F4 Lack of licensing – Should only be used if the file has been previously tagged with {{no license}}, {{no source}}, or a similar template.
{{db-f5}} {{db-unfree}} CSD F5 Unused copyright file – Should only be used if the file has been previously tagged with {{or-cr}}, {{or-fu}}, or a similar template.
{{db-f6}} {{db-norat}} CSD F6 File with fair use tag but no fair use rationale - must have been tagged as such for seven days and uploaded after May 4, 2006.
{{db-f7}} {{db-badfairuse}} CSD F7 Bad fair use template – file tagged as fair use with a template that is patently irrelevant to the actual file, like {{game-screenshot}} on a photo of a celebrity. Please notify uploader on their talk page using {{subst:badfairuse|File:file name|tag that was on the file}}.
{{db-f8}} {{db-nowcommons}}
name of file on Commons.ext}}
CSD F8 Identical file has been moved to or is otherwise available on Commons.
{{db-f9|url=URL of source}} {{db-filecopyvio|url=URL of source}} CSD F9 Blatant copyright infringements.
{{db-f10}} {{db-badfiletype}} CSD F10 Uploaded file that is not an image, video or sound, is unused, and has no foreseeable encyclopedic use.
{{db-f11}} {{db-nopermission}} CSD F11 No evidence of permission from copyright holder to publish under license asserted by uploader – file must have been tagged with {{no permission}}, and uploader notified for seven days.
{{db-c1}} {{db-catempty}} CSD C1 Category that has been empty for at least four days.
{{db-u1}} {{db-userreq}} CSD U1 User page or subpage requested to be deleted by the user with whom it is associated.
{{db-u2}} {{db-nouser}} CSD U2 Userpages of users who do not exist.
{{db-u3}} {{db-gallery}} CSD U3 Fair use galleries in user space.
{{db-u5}} {{db-notwebhost}} CSD U5 Inappropriate use of userpages as web hosting.
{{db-t2}} {{db-policy}} CSD T2 Templates that are blatant misrepresentations of established policy.
{{db-t3|~~~~~ |
{{db-duplicatetemplate|~~~~~ |
CSD T3 Templates that are duplicates of, hard-coded instances of, or an inferior alternative to another template.
{{db-p1}} CSD P1 Any portal that would be subject to speedy deletion as an article.
{{db-p2}} {{db-emptyportal}} CSD P2 Underpopulated portal.
{{db-x1}} CSD X1 Unnecessary Neelix redirects.
{{db-x2}} CSD X2 Pages created by the content translation tool prior to 27 July 2016.

If you are not sure, you can use these general templates:

{{db}} {{db-reason|reason}}
{{Speedy deletion|reason}}
Replace reason with a specific reason for speedy deletion.
Please try to write out a reason that will be comprehensible to non-Wikipedians.


remove the no

  • {{subst:prodno|reason}}