User talk:Möchtegern

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Hello, Möchtegern, and welcome to Wikipedia! Thank you for your contributions. I hope you like the place and decide to stay. Here are a few good links for newcomers:

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My edit[edit]

I accidentally got two of my edits tangled. Sorry. I intended to roll back one set of vandalism and rolled back to the wrong version. Bobo. 10:48, 6 May 2007 (UTC)

I'm not angry, that can happen. :) --Mg 10:49, 6 May 2007 (UTC)

Before reporting to WP:AIV[edit]

Thank you for spotting and reporting vandals. However, could you please warn them first using an appropriate template. Many vandals stop after being warned, and this prevents the need to block them (which can cause collateral damage, preventing other people from editing). Feel free to ask me if you have any further questions. Petros471 14:28, 7 May 2007 (UTC)

I thought I had looked at each IP for the last warning...well...I will Improve my behaviour. --Mg 14:34, 7 May 2007 (UTC)
If the IP looks shared (which is probably the case if there's a template at the top of the page saying so, or a long list of warnings, then if the last warning was placed a while ago it almost certainly won't have been read by the last vandal (as the IP is used by many different users). Hence they need new warnings. It's annoying, but that's the way it works. Petros471 14:37, 7 May 2007 (UTC)
Oh yes, that was my mistake. Thank you for your information. --Mg 14:41, 7 May 2007 (UTC)

May 2007[edit]

Information.svg Welcome to Wikipedia. We invite everyone to contribute constructively to our encyclopedia. One or more of your recent edits, such as the one you made to Canada's Food Guide, have been considered unhelpful or unconstructive and have been reverted or removed. Please use the sandbox for any test edits you would like to make, and take a look at the welcome page to learn more about contributing to this encyclopedia. Thank you. DebateKid 21:06, 11 May 2007 (UTC)

Oh yes, theire I reverted too fast and made a mistake, sorry. --Mg 21:22, 11 May 2007 (UTC)

Shay's Rebellion[edit]

The test removed in the May 11, 2007 edit of Shay's Rebellion was not vandalism. It was removed because 1) it does not appear in the reference being quoted and 2) it is repeated VERBATIM in another part of the article.

Oh yes, theire I reverted too fast and made a mistake, sorry. --Mg 21:22, 11 May 2007 (UTC)

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