User talk:LCpl

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Welcome to Wikipedia!

Hello, LCpl, I'm Kafziel. I noticed you were new, or at least that nobody has officially welcomed you yet, so let me be the first to say hello, give you some tips, and share a few useful links.

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I give every newcomer two tips for adding content: cite references whenever possible, and try to set aside any personal points of view. Aside from that, just be patient and receptive, ask questions whenever you need to, and have a good time.

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I hope this information is useful to you, and I'm looking forward to seeing your contributions. If you have any questions, feel free to contact me for help. Good luck, and happy editing! Kafziel 14:35, 6 August 2006 (UTC)

Re:Fifth Column[edit]

Hello LCpl,

I couldn't help but notice you decided to move Fifth Column to Fifth Column (Band), which has left this article, which previously had more than 50 links, without any. I realize you wished to distinguish between the military manouver and the band, however there already was a distinction: Fifth column, regarding the military manouver, did not have the 'c' in column capitalized. Also, you've made this change without any discussion with other editors. Perhaps you would like to change things back the way they were previously, which would be helpful, or, if not, at least then you might go to all the pages that linked to the Fifth Column page (the band) and make sure they all link to the appropriate page. Thanks!

Intheshadows 16:29, 15 October 2006 (UTC)

My Mistake, I apologize for the inconvenience. LCpl 02:22, 16 October 2006 (UTC)

Hello again, LCpl,

No problem, apology accepted. If you coould now just undo your redirects, so that "Fifth Column" (upper case 'C')leads to the band, and "Fifth column" (lower case 'c') leads to the military manouver, then that would be great. Thanks in advance for your help in this matter.

Intheshadows 22:16, 16 October 2006 (UTC)

Problem solved LCpl 21:16, 17 October 2006 (UTC)


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