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A barnstar for you![edit]

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For fixing the dead link at Multiple chemical sensitivity. Thanks. WhatamIdoing (talk) 17:42, 3 March 2013 (UTC)

A barnstar for you![edit]

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Your typing is awesome. Your reward is this barnstar. ;) Epic YouTuber 02:16, 22 August 2013 (UTC)

A cupcake for you![edit]

Choco-Nut Bake with Meringue Top cropped.jpg Thank you for your clean up at Fairfield, Iowa KeithbobTalk 18:16, 6 October 2013 (UTC)

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Your helpful DSM-5 edits[edit]

Hello Ceyockey; Your name on the DSM-5 edit page indicated you might have the actual manual available. On the Schizophrenia Talk page, there is a list of DSM-5 transition edits identified for upgrade from DMS-4 residual edits still on the old version of the Page being currently displayed. This is one of the few FA psychology pages and can use a little help or comment. Things have been slowed down in making the DSM-5 transition edits there since not all the editors at that wikipage actually have the DSM-5 in hand. Could you glance at this? BillMoyers (talk) 16:17, 14 December 2013 (UTC)

Journal redirects[edit]

Hi, thanks for creating all those journal redirects from abbreviations, former names, and such. I know it's tedious and a bit boring, but it is very useful because they are used in many citations and this way users can easier find the journals (especially if they're linked). I have one small request: we usually tag such redirects on their talk pages for the WPJournal project using {{WPJournals|class=Redirect}}. It's not essential and if you feel it is too much, don't bother with it, eventually someone will get around to it (there's no deadline after all). Anyway, thanks for your help with WPJournals! --Randykitty (talk) 10:56, 29 December 2013 (UTC)

WP:MEDRS[edit]

Please use high quality secondary sources as refs. Popular press is not typically reliable. Best Doc James (talk · contribs · email) (if I write on your page reply on mine) 15:55, 31 December 2013 (UTC)

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Support request with team editing experiment project[edit]

Dear tech ambassadors, instead of spamming the Village Pump of each Wikipedia about my tiny project proposal for researching team editing (see here: https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Grants:IdeaLab/Research_team_editing), I have decided to leave to your own discretion if the matter is relevant enough to inform a wider audience already. I would appreciate if you could appraise if the Wikipedia community you are more familiar with could have interest in testing group editing "on their own grounds" and with their own guidance. In a nutshell: it consists in editing pages as a group instead of as an individual. This social experiment might involve redefining some aspects of the workflow we are all used to, with the hope of creating a more friendly and collaborative environment since editing under a group umbrella creates less social exposure than traditional "individual editing". I send you this message also as a proof that the Inspire Campaign is already gearing up. As said I would appreciate of *you* just a comment on the talk page/endorsement of my project noting your general perception about the idea. Nothing else. Your contribution helps to shape the future! (which I hope it will be very bright, with colors, and Wikipedia everywhere) Regards from User:Micru on meta.

WikiProject Research Invitation[edit]

Hello Ceyockey,

We’d like to invite you to participate in a study that aims to explore how WikiProject members coordinate activities of distributed group members to complete project goals. We are specifically seeking to talk to people who have been active in at least one WikiProject in their time in Wikipedia. Compensation will be provided to each participant in the form of a $10 Amazon gift card.

The purpose of this study is to better understanding the coordination practices of Wikipedians active within WikiProjects, and to explore the potential for tool-mediated coordination to improve those practices. Interviews will be semi-structured, and should last between 45-60 minutes. If you decide to participate, we will schedule an appointment for the online chat session. During the appointment you will be asked some basic questions about your experience interacting in WikiProjects, how that process has worked for you in the past and what ideas you might have to improve the future.

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Marge6914 (talk) 17:36, 30 April 2015 (UTC)

iso4 journal titles[edit]

Hey Ceyockey,

Could you give me a link to the policy/MOS entry/whatnot you're basing the tweaks you're making to journals on? Right now it seems like kind of an unnecessary change. Thanks, Ironholds (talk) 23:36, 11 June 2015 (UTC)

And can you please stop making those changes until you've gone back and fixed the ones you've already made? this form makes the references readable but most of your edits don't bother with the name and just use a raw hard-to-read wikilink. Ironholds (talk) 23:38, 11 June 2015 (UTC)

Comply with Wikipedia licensing terms of reuse[edit]

Dear Courtland,

Sorry for my late reply. I would like to thank you for taking time to contact us and for all the explanations about how to comply with Wikipedia licensing terms of reuse. Despite our efforts to be correct in the reuse of Wikipedia articles, I understand from you that the mention we had put in our Terms of Use was not sufficient. We will make everything that is needed in order to comply with Wikipedia terms.

Our team has already applied your recommendations and we’ve put at the bottom of every section that uses Wikipedia material the following text to license the material under GFDL:

"The section "History and Origin" of this page contains content from the copyrighted Wikipedia article "Abrahão"; that content is used under the GNU Free Documentation License (GFDL). You may redistribute it, verbatim or modified, providing that you comply with the terms of the GFDL."
For example: http://themeaningofthename.com/abrahao/

As well, we have updated our Terms of Use to comply with Wikipedia licensing on every page that uses Wikipedia material.
For example: http://themeaningofthename.com/contact-us/terms-of-use/#sources

Could you please confirm that these modifications are sufficient?

Thank you once again. Best Regards, Momchil

Themeaningofthename (talk) 15:59, 15 June 2015 (UTC)

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Open/closed access[edit]

I noticed that you added "closed access" templates to several sources at cosmic microwave background for which the journal itself is closed-access, but the citation included a version on arxiv. Shouldn't this count as open access ("green" open acess in the language of the open access article)? Has there been discussion on this? --Amble (talk) 19:19, 18 July 2015 (UTC)

I didn't mean to complain about your edit or to say that you should revert it -- I was truly just looking for more information. I haven't used the open and closed access templates before. They seem useful, so I was curious about how they are being used. Thanks. --Amble (talk) 15:50, 19 July 2015 (UTC)
@Amble: As far as I could tell from some searches the issue has not been discussed. It is a legitimate one and one that kind of confuses the whole copyright issue for academic papers in the physical sciences; the biological sciences tend to be more clear cut as there isn't a repository quite like arxiv, and the notion of "previously published" is handled differently between the two domains. I reverted as I'd done found this confusion and didn't have time to further pursue it. It's bubbling in the back of my brain and might resurface with some commentary at the appropriate places later (i.e. a couple of months or more). --User:Ceyockey (talk to me) 21:18, 19 July 2015 (UTC)
OK, thanks. I imagined the purpose of the templates was to indicate to Wikipedia editors that they can read the source without going through a paywall; in that case, arxiv would be good enough. However, if the idea is to indicate licensing status, and alignment with some notion of what open-access publishing is about, then of course there might be other requirements. --Amble (talk) 22:18, 19 July 2015 (UTC)

Nomination of List of semiaquatic organisms for deletion[edit]

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Nomination for deletion of Template:KeptTalk[edit]

Ambox warning blue.svgTemplate:KeptTalk has been nominated for deletion. You are invited to comment on the discussion at the template's entry on the Templates for discussion page. Andy Mabbett (Pigsonthewing); Talk to Andy; Andy's edits 14:01, 9 August 2015 (UTC)

Entecavir[edit]

Please review this edit at Entecavir. Template:Infobox drug offers melting_point + melting_high + melting_notes, but I don't see a way to accommodate your text—the infobox is currently showing an error because all the text is being passed to {{convert}} which requires a number. I guess melting_point could be "220" and melting_notes could start with "or more", but that's not the same as >220. Johnuniq (talk) 05:35, 30 August 2015 (UTC)

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Able Laboratories listed at Redirects for discussion[edit]

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Help with MetLife?[edit]

Hi Ceyockey, I am looking for editors who might be interested in updates and corrections for the MetLife article and I came across your name while poking through edit histories for various similar companies; I saw that you made some constructive edits on the Aetna article recently. Given that you also seem to generally be interested in updating company pages, I wondered if you'd be interested to take a look at MetLife. I've put forward some edits there as part of my work (I work for an agency called Beutler Ink and we are providing consulting to MetLife) and would like editors to review my suggestions, rather than making edits myself. There are some small requests that I've made recently about updating existing material to improve the references, chronology and accuracy. If you couple spare a few minutes to take a look, I would be grateful. Thanks in advance for any feedback you can give. 16912 Rhiannon (Talk · COI) 21:13, 9 December 2015 (UTC)

  • @16912 Rhiannon: I think soliciting assistance from established editors with no potential conflict of interest is a good way forward. I've had some history in being "called out" for some CoI edits in the past (not on Wikipedia, but on the internet at large), so I understand the need for indirect and non-involved editing to prevail. Thanks for reaching out and I'll take a look. --User:Ceyockey (talk to me) 03:42, 10 December 2015 (UTC)
Thanks so much! Appreciate any time you can spare. 16912 Rhiannon (Talk · COI) 13:12, 10 December 2015 (UTC)
Hi there Ceyockey, hope you're having a good week. I was wondering if you've had a chance to take a look at my open request at Talk:MetLife yet? Thanks, 16912 Rhiannon (Talk · COI) 15:14, 16 December 2015 (UTC)
@16912 Rhiannon: Hi. I've had little time to do editing recently due to accelerated work obligations. However, I'm easing into unplugging from work and had started to do some editing on the article. This is what I did this evening, which includes a rewrite of the opening of the Products and Services section. --User:Ceyockey (talk to me) 03:47, 17 December 2015 (UTC)
Thanks for diving in and making some edits! I see you've added a section about the corporate structure. I'd previously put forward a draft that might help with that, you can see here in the Corporate overview I'd put together that the current structure was put in place in 2011, when the company restructured into several global business units. I wonder if that information could be used to update the first part of what you have? For instance, the five segments are no longer accurate as they've been replaced by this new global split. Also, if you have time, you'll see on the MetLife Talk that I've pointed out a few issues with some existing material in the article, would be interested in your thoughts on that. Thanks, 16912 Rhiannon (Talk · COI) 06:04, 17 December 2015 (UTC)

Speedy deletion issue on List Page break off of surname page - help request[edit]

Hello,

Recently I did a rewrite/reorganization of White (surname). I quickly realized that the list of real and fictional people would make the article too long. I created List of real and fictional people with the surname White and within 2 minutes had it cited for speedy deletion.

I marked the talk page appropriately protesting the speedy deletion and referred to Talk:White (surname)#Rewrite.2Freorganization which I wrote the following.

I followed Wikipedia:WikiProject Anthroponymy/Standards to rewrite or reorganize this article.
As per MOS:DABNAME the List of real and fictional people with the surname White is too long for the primary article White (surname). As per MOS:DABNAME - "For short lists of name holders, new sections of Persons with the surname Xxxx or Persons with the given name Xxxx can be added below the main disambiguation list. For longer lists, create an anthroponymy list article and link to it from the disambiguation page. If it isn't clear that the article includes a list, consider mentioning that in the description."
As per WP:INTDABLINK - created a list that points directly toward the relevant article. "With few exceptions, creating links to disambiguation pages is erroneous. Links should instead point to a relevant article." Jrcrin001 (talk) 21:54, 24 December 2015 (UTC)

The List page and contents was quickly deleted.
11:25, 25 December 2015 Metropolitan90 (talk | contribs) deleted page Talk:List of real and fictional people with the surname White (G8: Talk page of a deleted page)
11:25, 25 December 2015 Metropolitan90 (talk | contribs) deleted page List of real and fictional people with the surname White (A10: Recently created article that duplicates an existing topic, White (surname))

The White (surname) page was reverted to the way it was before I started. The cleanup, infobox, et cetera all gone. All the work gone.

Question. Did I follow the guidelines wrong for such articles? Any idea what I did wrong? Curious. Jrcrin001 (talk) 06:02, 26 December 2015 (UTC)

Category:Food companies by year of establishment has been nominated for discussion[edit]

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Category:Food companies by year of disestablishment has been nominated for discussion[edit]

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Redirect categorization[edit]

Hi Ceyockey! You've been interested in redirect categorization and the This is a redirect template in the past, so I wanted to let you know that there is a discussion at Template talk:This is a redirect#One parameter that might interest you.  Good faith! Paine  20:38, 17 February 2016 (UTC)

Wikipedia library Newspapers.com renewal[edit]

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Correction[edit]

Hi User:Ceyockey, Maiorana article might need some correction on phrasing or wording, hope you can help, thanks. --Emperorofthedaleks (talk) 15:54, 29 March 2016 (UTC)

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Highbeam OK?[edit]

Is your HighBeam access working OK? I ask because others are having probs.  Lingzhi ♦ (talk) 01:32, 25 July 2016 (UTC)

  • @Lingzhi: it seems to be, yes. Just logged in and did a search and clicked through a search result without problems. I'm using Chromium on Linux (Version 51.0.2704.79 Ubuntu 16.04). --User:Ceyockey (talk to me) 01:41, 25 July 2016 (UTC)
    • Tks for your help!  Lingzhi ♦ (talk) 01:42, 25 July 2016 (UTC)

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Extended confirmed protection[edit]

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Extended confirmed protection (also known as "30/500 protection") is a new level of page protection that only allows edits from accounts at least 30 days old and with 500 edits. The automatically assigned "extended confirmed" user right was created for this purpose. The protection level was created following this community discussion with the primary intention of enforcing various arbitration remedies that prohibited editors under the "30 days/500 edits" threshold to edit certain topic areas.

In July and August 2016, a request for comment established consensus for community use of the new protection level. Administrators are authorized to apply extended confirmed protection to combat any form of disruption (e.g. vandalism, sock puppetry, edit warring, etc.) on any topic, subject to the following conditions:

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Tech News: 2016-39[edit]

18:07, 26 September 2016 (UTC)

Restaurant categories[edit]

Restaurants are not considered retail companies. The website restaurants.com says a restaurant is not a retail company but a point of service company. The United States census bureau considers restaurants a Food Services company....William, is the complaint department really on the roof? 00:30, 30 September 2016 (UTC)

I just discovered this[136]. Food and drink companies established in ???? is the category....William, is the complaint department really on the roof? 00:59, 30 September 2016 (UTC)

  • @WilliamJE: I've not delved into this deeply to feel strongly one way or the other. For instance, it would be useful to consult SIC codes related to this. It would also be useful to take this conversation either to WP:WikiProject Companies and/or WP:WikiProject Food and drink and/or another more closely related wikiproject. I'd not object to changes supported through a discussion on the matter among peers. --User:Ceyockey (talk to me) 01:19, 8 October 2016 (UTC)

Tech News: 2016-40[edit]

21:30, 3 October 2016 (UTC)

Tech News: 2016-41[edit]

20:30, 10 October 2016 (UTC)

Editing News #3—2016[edit]

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Since the last newsletter, the VisualEditor Team has mainly worked on a new wikitext editor. They have also released some small features and the new map editing tool. Their workboard is available in Phabricator. You can find links to the list of work finished each week at mw:VisualEditor/Weekly triage meetings. Their current priorities are fixing bugs, releasing the 2017 wikitext editor as a beta feature, and improving language support.

Recent changes[edit]

  • You can now set text as small or big.[144]
  • Invisible templates have been shown as a puzzle icon. Now, the name of the invisible template is displayed next to the puzzle icon.[145] A similar feature will display the first part of hidden HTML comments.[146]
  • Categories are displayed at the bottom of each page. If you click on the categories, the dialog for editing categories will open.[147]
  • At many wikis, you can now add maps to pages. Go to the Insert menu and choose the "Maps" item. The Discovery department are adding more features to this area, like geoshapes. You can read more on MediaWiki.org.[148]
  • The "Save" button now says "Save page" when you create a page, and "Save changes" when you change an existing page.[149] In the future, the "Save page" button will say "Publish page". This will affect both the visual and wikitext editing systems. More information is available on Meta.
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Future changes[edit]

The visual editor will be offered to all editors at the remaining 10 "Phase 6" Wikipedias during the next month. The developers want to know whether typing in your language feels natural in the visual editor. Please post your comments and the language(s) that you tested at the feedback thread on mediawiki.org. This will affect several languages, including Thai, Burmese and Aramaic.

The team is working on a modern wikitext editor. The 2017 wikitext editor will look like the visual editor and be able to use the citoid service and other modern tools. This new editing system may become available as a Beta Feature on desktop devices in October 2016. You can read about this project in a general status update on the Wikimedia mailing list.

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Thanks![edit]

Thanks for helping me with Misr Spinning and Weaving Company citations. The article is certainly imperfect but I thought today I'd spend a bit of time and try to update it. I appreciate your contribution! -Darouet (talk) 01:19, 17 October 2016 (UTC)

Tech News: 2016-42[edit]

16:43, 17 October 2016 (UTC)

Tech News: 2016-43[edit]

17:39, 24 October 2016 (UTC)

Tech News: 2016-44[edit]

16:18, 31 October 2016 (UTC)

Tech News: 2016-45[edit]

23:01, 7 November 2016 (UTC)

Wikipedia:WikiProject United States/The 50,000 Challenge[edit]

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Two-Factor Authentication now available for admins[edit]

Hello,

Please note that TOTP based two-factor authentication is now available for all administrators. In light of the recent compromised accounts, you are encouraged to add this additional layer of security to your account. It may be enabled on your preferences page in the "User profile" tab under the "Basic information" section. For basic instructions on how to enable two-factor authentication, please see the developing help page for additional information. Important: Be sure to record the two-factor authentication key and the single use keys. If you lose your two factor authentication and do not have the keys, it's possible that your account will not be recoverable. Furthermore, you are encouraged to utilize a unique password and two-factor authentication for the email account associated with your Wikimedia account. This measure will assist in safeguarding your account from malicious password resets. Comments, questions, and concerns may be directed to the thread on the administrators' noticeboard. MediaWiki message delivery (talk) 20:33, 12 November 2016 (UTC)

Tech News: 2016-46[edit]

19:18, 14 November 2016 (UTC)

A new user right for New Page Patrollers[edit]

Hi Ceyockey.

A new user group, New Page Reviewer, has been created in a move to greatly improve the standard of new page patrolling. The user right can be granted by any admin at PERM. It is highly recommended that admins look beyond the simple numerical threshold and satisfy themselves that the candidates have the required skills of communication and an advanced knowledge of notability and deletion. Admins are automatically included in this user right.

It is anticipated that this user right will significantly reduce the work load of admins who patrol the performance of the patrollers. However,due to the complexity of the rollout, some rights may have been accorded that may later need to be withdrawn, so some help will still be needed to some extent when discovering wrongly applied deletion tags or inappropriate pages that escape the attention of less experienced reviewers, and above all, hasty and bitey tagging for maintenance. User warnings are available here but very often a friendly custom message works best.

If you have any questions about this user right, don't hesitate to join us at WT:NPR. (Sent to all admins).MediaWiki message delivery (talk) 13:47, 15 November 2016 (UTC)

Tech News: 2016-47[edit]

15:33, 21 November 2016 (UTC)

ArbCom Elections 2016: Voting now open![edit]

Scale of justice 2.svg Hello, Ceyockey. Voting in the 2016 Arbitration Committee elections is open from Monday, 00:00, 21 November through Sunday, 23:59, 4 December to all unblocked users who have registered an account before Wednesday, 00:00, 28 October 2016 and have made at least 150 mainspace edits before Sunday, 00:00, 1 November 2016.

The Arbitration Committee is the panel of editors responsible for conducting the Wikipedia arbitration process. It has the authority to impose binding solutions to disputes between editors, primarily for serious conduct disputes the community has been unable to resolve. This includes the authority to impose site bans, topic bans, editing restrictions, and other measures needed to maintain our editing environment. The arbitration policy describes the Committee's roles and responsibilities in greater detail.

If you wish to participate in the 2016 election, please review the candidates' statements and submit your choices on the voting page. Mdann52 (talk) 22:08, 21 November 2016 (UTC)

Tech News: 2016-48[edit]

21:17, 28 November 2016 (UTC)

Tech News: 2016-49[edit]

18:07, 5 December 2016 (UTC)

Tech News: 2016-50[edit]

19:30, 12 December 2016 (UTC)

Sarina Brewer article updated: sufficiently notable?[edit]

I am working with artist Sarina Brewer on her Wikipedia article: Sarina Brewer.

You flagged it for "may not meet notability guidelines" -- quite reasonably, given the limited content and lack of references in the early version.

Sarina has since added substantial content to the page, with references to articles in the New York Times, shows at major galleries, and so on.

Would you agree that the article now meets notability guidelines, and the flag can be removed?

Thanks, Karl

Karl gregory jones (talk) 17:46, 15 December 2016 (UTC)

  • @Karl gregory jones: I'll take a look soon. If Sarina has been editing it, I'll need to tag it with either {{COI}} or {{Autobiography}} ... but I won't add one of those automatically. Probably won't get to reviewing until the weekend. Thanks. P.S. I'll remove the notability hatnote now. --User:Ceyockey (talk to me) 00:26, 16 December 2016 (UTC)

Refs[edit]

In this you are adding empty parameters to the references and mostly simply shuffling around the parts of a reference. Why?[194]

As the one who wrote the content and do most of the maintenance / review I prefer the original order. Additionally there is no consensus to put quotes around ref names. Doc James (talk · contribs · email) 19:46, 17 December 2016 (UTC)

Tech News: 2017-02[edit]

19:12, 9 January 2017 (UTC)

Tech News: 2017-03[edit]

23:24, 16 January 2017 (UTC)

Tech News: 2017-04[edit]

20:15, 23 January 2017 (UTC)

Tech News: 2017-05[edit]

18:45, 30 January 2017 (UTC)

Administrators' newsletter - February 2017[edit]

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  • When performing some administrative actions the reason field briefly gave suggestions as text was typed. This change has since been reverted so that issues with the implementation can be addressed. (T34950)
  • Following the latest RfC concluding that Pending Changes 2 should not be used on the English Wikipedia, an RfC closed with consensus to remove the options for using it from the page protection interface, a change which has now been made. (T156448)
  • The Foundation has announced a new community health initiative to combat harassment. This should bring numerous improvements to tools for admins and CheckUsers in 2017.

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13:38, 1 February 2017 (UTC)

Agriculture companies by year[edit]

Hi Ceyockey

I have proposed that Category:Agriculture companies established in 2004 and 25 other similar categories, at least some of which you created, be merged to by-decade categories.

The discussion is at WP:Categories for discussion/Log/2017 February 2#Agriculture_companies_by_year, where your comments would be welcome. --BrownHairedGirl (talk) • (contribs) 21:53, 2 February 2017 (UTC)

Tech News: 2017-06[edit]

19:46, 6 February 2017 (UTC)

Sub-title to an article?[edit]

In the mobile view of Arthur C. Lundahl page, it says "Arthur C. Lundahl" as the title, and below this title, it reads "Organiser of IMINT and an arial-photography expert". I always edit in source code, but i mostly edit from my mobile. Would you please tell me how to add/edit sub-title? Thatnks a lot. usernamekiran (talk) 00:08, 13 February 2017 (UTC)

User:Ceyockey thanks a lot. But how can one use it? I mean, if i want to add/edit that info of some other page, then how should i do it? usernamekiran (talk) 09:26, 16 February 2017 (UTC)
  • @Usernamekiran: Take a closer look at the page I linked; there are 'edit' pencils there to contribute or change info. I've not edited myself as I've not had a real usecase which needs that, but you have a significant usecase. Go for it. --User:Ceyockey (talk to me) 00:42, 17 February 2017 (UTC)
  • @Ceyockey: thanks a lot for the help. i apologise for the delayed reply. I found how to use it, after a few minutes from my previous reply. It is a little complicated though. The terminology, and MO is totally different. I edited John J. Hicks by creating lables on wikidata.

Tech News: 2017-07[edit]

18:06, 13 February 2017 (UTC)

Serious issues with TemplateData of Cite patent[edit]

While I appreciate your hard work, I just wanted to point out there were some serious issues with the TemplateData you added to Cite patent. I have fixed it mostly: seen here. The issue had essentially rendered the template useless in Visual Editor.

I know this is not your first day and you have a lot more experience on Wikipedia than I. I just point it out in case there are other templates in which the same error may have been made. —አቤል ዳዊት?(Janweh64) (talk) 08:56, 17 February 2017 (UTC)

  • @Janweh64: Thanks for pointing out my errors. I don't do template work frequently and it's certainly possible, as you show, that I've screwed up several things. I know that in one template, I need to revise the labels used in Visual Editor as they are not consistent with those used in many other templates. Thanks for fixing the template. Regards --User:Ceyockey (talk to me) 00:22, 25 February 2017 (UTC)

Tech News: 2017-08[edit]

19:25, 20 February 2017 (UTC)

Tech News: 2017-09[edit]

19:56, 27 February 2017 (UTC)

list of unusual deaths[edit]

Hello, I recently removed the death of Isadora Duncan, 1927; from list of unusual deaths because her death is not unusual. But my edit was reverted. Even after providing satisfactory citations/sources, the death of Isadora is not being removed. What do you think further steps should be? talk page of unusual deaths Thanks. —usernamekiran (talk) 08:09, 4 March 2017 (UTC)

Tech News: 2017-10[edit]

23:23, 6 March 2017 (UTC)

Tech News: 2017-11[edit]

15:26, 13 March 2017 (UTC)

Deletion of an image[edit]

Hello, it has been long since we last communicated and hence i find it a little uncomfortable to make the request. But as an admin, would you please delele this image? It is my photo, uploaded by myself. I want to delete it out of privacy concerns. I requested for deletion, but it is taking time. Would you please delete it? I apologise for making this request.

PS: are you active in JFK and related articles? —usernamekiran (talk) 00:08, 16 March 2017 (UTC)

@Usernamekiran: ... I have admin rights on the en.wikipedia, but not on wikimedia.commons. I would delete it for you if I could. I have rights to move it, but not delete it. Commons Admins > https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Category:Commons_administrators . --User:Ceyockey (talk to me) 01:17, 18 March 2017 (UTC) P.S. no, I'm not active on JFK-related articles.

@Ceyockey: thanks. I thought you were active regarding JFK. Maybe you did only one or two edits. Actually, we also talked on Talk:QKENCHANT shortly after I created the article. Do you know any admin that is active on the articles related to JFK and his assassination? Thanks again. —usernamekiran (talk) 03:39, 18 March 2017 (UTC)

Tech News: 2017-12[edit]

22:03, 20 March 2017 (UTC)

Tech News: 2017-13[edit]

14:46, 27 March 2017 (UTC)

Category:Argentine companies established in 1971 has been nominated for discussion[edit]

Category:Argentine companies established in 1971, which you created, has been nominated for possible deletion, merging, or renaming. A discussion is taking place to see if it abides with the categorization guidelines. If you would like to participate in the discussion, you are invited to add your comments at the category's entry on the categories for discussion page. Thank you. ...William, is the complaint department really on the roof? 20:32, 1 April 2017 (UTC)

Tech News: 2017-14[edit]

17:53, 3 April 2017 (UTC)

Requesting an unbiased vote[edit]

Hi,
Your unbiased vote is requested here.

Thanks. —usernamekiran[talk] 20:28, 3 April 2017 (UTC)

Tech News: 2017-15[edit]

18:35, 10 April 2017 (UTC)

Helpful contribution[edit]

Hi User:Ceyockey, since you've edited it before, could you make a contribution to Maiorana page please? That the name is Norman French in origin, this source Della Calabria illustrata says something like: the name changed from Marogana (or Marogano) to the more easily pronounceable Maiorana (or Maiorano), possibly influenced by folk etymology (page 326). On that page the book also states that the fleur-de-lis in the coat of arms of the family also indicates a Norman origin. I just don't do edits on that scale, because more than likely no one will edit the page for many months, leaving my mistakes (that become Wikipedia's mistakes) on show. You'd just have to change categories to Norman and "Maiorana is an Italian surname" to "Maiorana is a Norman French surname" (Good examples of Norman names are Banister (surname) and Molyneux). Hope you can help, thanks.--Theo Mandela (talk) 11:02, 14 April 2017 (UTC)

Tech News: 2017-16[edit]

19:32, 17 April 2017 (UTC)

Invitation to beta-test IABot[edit]

Hello Ceyockey! I would like to invite you to help beta test the interface for InternetArchiveBot. IABot is a bot designed to help mitigate link rot on Wikipedia. Users can control the bot by using a Management Interface that was designed to be integrated with and similar to Wikipedia (For example, only autoconfirmed users can run the bot; on-wiki administrators have admin access on the tool; user permissions on the tool are flag based; logs are kept; etc.)

If you'd like to help out, feel free to give the interface a go to check for bugs/anomalies/other weird things and send your feedback to Cyberpower678, the bot operator. Again, the interface is at http://tools.wmflabs.org/iabot/ (If it's down for maintenance right now, it'll be back up shortly). If you are not interested, feel free to ignore this message. Thanks, —k6ka 🍁 (Talk · Contributions) 22:51, 21 April 2017 (UTC)

  • @K6ka: Thank you for the invitation. I am interested. Curious ... there is already an automated submission of links to Wikipedia, as I understand; not sure how it is implemented, but is is fully automatic. How would this improve on that fully automatic method? If you are not familiar with this method, I'll look around for some documentation on it's implementation and governance. --User:Ceyockey (talk to me) 03:07, 22 April 2017 (UTC)
    Are you referring to InternetArchiveBot. It is an intelligent, fully autonomous, bot that crawls Wikipedia and fixes dead links. The interface allows you to summon the bot on to pages you want it to check immediately, rather than having to wait for the bot to eventually get around to it. It has numerous tools that work with InternetArchiveBot, that helps it improve reliability of the bot and make it more successful in the future.—CYBERPOWER (Chat) 12:13, 22 April 2017 (UTC)

Tech News: 2017-17[edit]

16:40, 24 April 2017 (UTC)

Tech News: 2017-18[edit]

19:50, 1 May 2017 (UTC)

Discussion at WP:Newspapers.com[edit]

You are invited to join the discussion at WP:Newspapers.com. --Cameron11598 (Talk) 16:07, 3 May 2017 (UTC)

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Tech News: 2017-19[edit]

02:25, 9 May 2017 (UTC)

Editing News #1—2017[edit]

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Did you know that you can review your changes visually?

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When you are finished editing the page, type your edit summary and then choose "Review your changes".

In visual mode, you will see additions, removals, new links, and formatting highlighted. Other changes, such as changing the size of an image, are described in notes on the side.

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The wikitext diff is the same diff tool that is used in the wikitext editors and in the page history.

You can read and help translate the user guide, which has more information about how to use the visual editor.

Since the last newsletter, the VisualEditor Team has spent most of their time supporting the 2017 wikitext editor mode which is available inside the visual editor as a Beta Feature, and adding the new visual diff tool. Their workboard is available in Phabricator. You can find links to the work finished each week at mw:VisualEditor/Weekly triage meetings. Their current priorities are fixing bugs, supporting the 2017 wikitext editor as a beta feature, and improving the visual diff tool.

Recent changes[edit]

A new wikitext editing mode is available as a Beta Feature on desktop devices. The 2017 wikitext editor has the same toolbar as the visual editor and can use the citoid service and other modern tools. Go to Special:Preferences#mw-prefsection-betafeatures to enable the New wikitext mode.

A new visual diff tool is available in VisualEditor's visual mode. You can toggle between wikitext and visual diffs. More features will be added to this later. In the future, this tool may be integrated into other MediaWiki components. [286]

The team have added multi-column support for lists of footnotes. The <references /> block can automatically display long lists of references in columns on wide screens. This makes footnotes easier to read. You can request multi-column support for your wiki. [287]

Other changes:

  • You can now use your web browser's function to switch typing direction in the new wikitext mode. This is particularly helpful for RTL language users like Urdu or Hebrew who have to write JavaScript or CSS. You can use Command+Shift+X or Control+Shift+X to trigger this. [288]
  • The way to switch between the visual editing mode and the wikitext editing mode is now consistent. There is a drop-down menu that shows the two options. This is now the same in desktop and mobile web editing, and inside things that embed editing, such as Flow. [289]
  • The Categories item has been moved to the top of the Page options menu (from clicking on the "hamburger" icon) for quicker access. [290] There is also now a "Templates used on this page" feature there. [291]
  • You can now create <chem> tags (sometimes used as <ce>) for chemical formulas inside the visual editor. [292]
  • Tables can be set as collapsed or un-collapsed. [293]
  • The Special character menu now includes characters for Canadian Aboriginal Syllabics and angle quotation marks (‹› and ⟨⟩) . The team thanks the volunteer developer, Tpt. [294]
  • A bug caused some section edit conflicts to blank the rest of the page. This has been fixed. The team are sorry for the disruption. [295]
  • There is a new keyboard shortcut for citations: Control+Shift+K on a PC, or Command+Shift+K on a Mac. It is based on the keyboard shortcut for making links, which is Control+K on a PC or Command+K on a Mac. [296]

Future changes[edit]

  • The VisualEditor team is working with the Community Tech team on a syntax highlighting tool. It will highlight matching pairs of <ref> tags and other types of wikitext syntax. You will be able to turn it on and off. It will first become available in VisualEditor's built-in wikitext mode, maybe late in 2017. [297]
  • The kind of button used to Show preview, Show changes, and finish an edit will change in all WMF-supported wikitext editors. The new buttons will use OOjs UI. The buttons will be larger, brighter, and easier to read. The labels will remain the same. You can test the new button by editing a page and adding &ooui=1 to the end of the URL, like this: https://www.mediawiki.org/wiki/Project:Sandbox?action=edit&ooui=1 The old appearance will no longer be possible, even with local CSS changes. [298]
  • The outdated 2006 wikitext editor will be removed later this year. It is used by approximately 0.03% of active editors. See a list of editing tools on mediawiki.org if you are uncertain which one you use. [299]

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Tech News: 2017-20[edit]

21:48, 15 May 2017 (UTC)

Tech News: 2017-21[edit]

22:15, 22 May 2017 (UTC)

You've got mail![edit]

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Tech News: 2017-22[edit]

12:18, 30 May 2017 (UTC)

Tech News: 2017-23[edit]

19:05, 5 June 2017 (UTC)

Tech News: 2017-24[edit]

15:30, 12 June 2017 (UTC)

Category:English companies established in 1971 has been nominated for discussion[edit]

Category:English companies established in 1971, which you created, has been nominated for possible deletion, merging, or renaming. A discussion is taking place to see if it abides with the categorization guidelines. If you would like to participate in the discussion, you are invited to add your comments at the category's entry on the categories for discussion page. Thank you. Rathfelder (talk) 22:39, 18 June 2017 (UTC)

Category:English companies established in 2004 has been nominated for discussion[edit]

Category:English companies established in 2004, which you created, has been nominated for possible deletion, merging, or renaming. A discussion is taking place to see if it abides with the categorization guidelines. If you would like to participate in the discussion, you are invited to add your comments at the category's entry on the categories for discussion page. Thank you. Rathfelder (talk) 22:40, 18 June 2017 (UTC)

Tech News: 2017-25[edit]

15:44, 19 June 2017 (UTC)

Tech News: 2017-26[edit]

15:38, 26 June 2017 (UTC)

Tech News: 2017-27[edit]

15:32, 3 July 2017 (UTC)

Tech News: 2017-28[edit]

15:07, 10 July 2017 (UTC)

Tech News: 2017-29[edit]

22:59, 17 July 2017 (UTC)

Bobby Locke's putter[edit]

Bobby Locke Collector7246 (talk) 01:55, 19 July 2017 (UTC)

Tech News: 2017-30[edit]

15:58, 24 July 2017 (UTC)

Tech News: 2017-31[edit]

21:45, 31 July 2017 (UTC)

Tech News: 2017-32[edit]

21:45, 7 August 2017 (UTC)

Nomination for deletion of Template:Construction and civil engineering companies established in year cat[edit]

Ambox warning blue.svgTemplate:Construction and civil engineering companies established in year cat has been nominated for deletion. You are invited to comment on the discussion at the template's entry on the Templates for discussion page. Frietjes (talk) 13:58, 17 August 2017 (UTC)

Tech News: 2017-34[edit]

18:01, 21 August 2017 (UTC)

Organizational founder[edit]

Twelve years ago, you commented on the lack of a place to direct the entry related "a person who created a company or business or school". I took a while to get around to it, but we're off to a start with Organizational founder. bd2412 T 03:30, 24 August 2017 (UTC)