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Invitation to an online editathon on Black Women's History[edit]

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List of the ultra-prominent summits of North America[edit]

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No duplicate.  Buaidh  14:02, 31 March 2016 (UTC)

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List of the most prominent summits of Canada[edit]

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The text at http://partners.academic.ru/dic.nsf/enwiki/6975131 has been copied from Wikipedia, specifically from an article written by me.  Buaidh  19:27, 25 February 2016 (UTC)

Mountain lists[edit]

Could you please fix your copy/paste. You keep adding 16}} to the end of {{cmt}} templates. I keep fixing, but you keep adding them. See this. Bgwhite (talk) 07:34, 3 March 2016 (UTC)

Sorry. Where have you encountered these errors?  Buaidh  18:17, 3 March 2016 (UTC)

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Fixed.  Buaidh  18:51, 4 March 2016 (UTC)

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Fixed.  Buaidh  15:37, 23 March 2016 (UTC)

Copying within Wikipedia requires proper attribution[edit]

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As the author of both articles, I do not feel that attribution is appropriate. Yours aye,  Buaidh  15:05, 26 March 2016 (UTC)

List of the major 5000-meter summits of North America[edit]

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No duplicate.  Buaidh  14:01, 31 March 2016 (UTC)

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Fixed.  Buaidh  14:08, 31 March 2016 (UTC)

List of the major 3000-meter summits of the Rocky Mountains[edit]

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Not a duplicate.  Buaidh  15:58, 31 March 2016 (UTC)

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Fixed.  Buaidh  13:07, 11 April 2016 (UTC)

April 2016[edit]

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Fixed.  Buaidh  23:38, 18 April 2016 (UTC)

Highest points in Greenland[edit]

In the page "Helges Halvo-Pandebrasken High Point, Greenland" on Peakbagger [1] the peak is named as the "Helges Halvo Island (Highest Point)". But no such island exists. Helges Halvo (Halvø means peninsula in Danish) is a small peninsula at the eastern end of Skjoldungen Island. There are no high peaks on that small peninsula, the highest peak is at the other end of Skjoldungen in the NW, as mentioned in "Prostar Sailing Directions 2005 Greenland and Iceland Enroute, page 101:

"Skjoldungen (63°20'N., 41°30'W.), a large island over 1,500m high in its NW part, stretches 27 miles in a NE/SW direction. It is separated from the mainland by Sonder Skjoldungesund (Inugsuarmiut), to the SW, and Nordre Skjoldungesund, to the NE."

Regarding the name "Helges Halvo Island", it is a bogus name based on this somewhat sloppy UNEP link that unfortunately has been often used as a reference for a while. Thanks for your attention. Xufanc (talk) 04:06, 19 April 2016 (UTC)

Thank you for the information. Information about the geography of Greenland is quite sparse. Peakbagger.com has tried to provide information about the mountains of Greenland, but much of it is of questionable accuracy. I'll update the mountain lists in the next few days. You may wish to contact peakbagger.com directly. Thanks again,  Buaidh  16:42, 19 April 2016 (UTC)

Do you know something about the peak mentioned in this article? Also, I did write to Peakbagger.com as you suggested but have not received an answer. Cheers, Xufanc (talk) 01:54, 6 May 2016 (UTC)

duplicate peak parameter[edit]

I am fixing the duplicate peak parameters in

  1. List of mountain peaks of North America
  2. List of the highest major summits of North America
  3. List of the major 100-kilometer summits of North America
  4. List of the major 3000-meter summits of North America
  5. List of the major 4000-meter summits of North America
  6. List of the major 5000-meter summits of North America
  7. List of the most isolated major summits of North America
  8. List of the most prominent summits of North America
  9. List of the ultra-prominent summits of North America

but trust that you will fix them properly. Frietjes (talk) 14:03, 20 April 2016 (UTC)

Thank you for finding these three duplicate parameters. I will update the above articles. Yours aye,  Buaidh  16:25, 20 April 2016 (UTC)
Done.  Buaidh  19:28, 20 April 2016 (UTC)

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Fixed.  Buaidh  17:00, 3 May 2016 (UTC)

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Fixed.  Buaidh  16:57, 23 May 2016 (UTC)

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Userbox creation[edit]

I see your name on a list of people who might make userboxes if asked so I was wondering if you could make me one. Leggomygreggo8 (talk) 15:44, 6 June 2016 (UTC)

Please see Template:User WP Mets. A trademarked Mets logo can only be used with the written permission of the team. Yours aye,  Buaidh  19:42, 7 June 2016 (UTC)

Provisional list[edit]

I have added Tiningnertok to the 'See also' section of List of Ultras of Greenland. I am not sure what to do, but perhaps it would be useful for the time being to add a section where mountains not yet included in the list could be listed. Cheers. Xufanc (talk) 07:48, 7 June 2016 (UTC)

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Fixed.  Buaidh  13:50, 8 June 2016 (UTC)

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You are invited to the Great Colorado Wiknic[edit]

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When: Sunday afternoon, June 26, 2015, from 12:00 to 4:00 pm MDT.

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Your old percent Template:Change[edit]

Hi there,

Thanks for making that percent change template many years ago. I'm wondering if you would be able to help me find a solution to a little glitch in the template. In my sandbox you can see that a reference placed by one of the input numbers turns the output percent into a NA. If the reference is placed at the end, it appears only in the output column. Is there an easy fix to this you would be willing to help with? Thanks! Mattximus (talk) 03:16, 18 June 2016 (UTC)

I'll see what I can do. Yours aye,  Buaidh  03:19, 18 June 2016 (UTC)

Nomination for deletion of Template:User teenager[edit]

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Rescheduled Colorado Wiknic[edit]

The Great Colorado Wiknic 2016 has been rescheduled from June 26 to August 7 due to a conflict with Wikimania 2016. My apologies for the inconvenience. I hope you can join us on Sunday afternoon, August 7. Yours aye,  Buaidh  21:55, 23 June 2016 (UTC)

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Nomination for deletion of Template:CGN[edit]

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List_of_Colorado_county_high_points[edit]

This wiki page List of Colorado county high points has several wiki syntax errors in its reference section. You have first responsibility for fixing those errors. C2equalA2plusB2 (talk) 15:43, 13 August 2016 (UTC) (One of the original researchers of this list, and the 3rd person to visit all of them.)

Thanks. I'll see what the problem is.  Buaidh  16:15, 13 August 2016 (UTC)

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