User talk:Thinman10

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Welcome[edit]

Welcome!

Hello, Thinman10, and welcome to Wikipedia! Thank you for your contributions. I hope you like the place and decide to stay. Here are some pages that you might find helpful:

I hope you enjoy editing here and being a Wikipedian! Please sign your name on talk pages using four tildes (~~~~); this will automatically produce your name and the date. If you need help, check out Wikipedia:Questions, ask me on my talk page, or place {{helpme}} on your talk page and ask your question there. Again, welcome!  A Ramachandran 01:50, 9 January 2007 (UTC)


The Zen Site[edit]

Hello, are you affiliated with thezensite.com? A Ramachandran 05:59, 7 January 2007 (UTC)

Yes Thinman10 11:31, 8 January 2007 (UTC)thinman10Thinman10 11:31, 8 January 2007 (UTC)

Then Wikipedia rules prohibit you from adding links to the site due to the conflict of interest involved. It is considered spamming and will probably be reverted every time you do it. Please consider actually contributing content to Wikipedia. It is an encyclopedia, not a web directory.

Sorry. I was unaware of the rule. I had no intention of spamming , just wanted to make relevant articles available. I will desist. Thinman10 19:16, 8 January 2007 (UTC)thinman10Thinman10 19:16, 8 January 2007 (UTC)

Thanks. One thing you can do is to suggest the inclusion of the link on the talk page of the article. If other editors think it is pertinent, they will then add it for you. We certainly welcome your suggestions and invite you to make other contributions. To this end, I've added a standard welcome message at the top of the page with helpful resources, etc. A Ramachandran 01:50, 9 January 2007 (UTC)

login problems[edit]

Ramachandran: When I try to login at work as apposed to logging in at home, I find that my user name is blocked. Why is that? I also notice that at work when I log in, my user name begins with a capital letter, i.e., Thinman 10 instead of lower case, i.e., thinman10. Why is that as I understand user names are case-sensitive, yes? I don't think I've done anything that warrants blocking so I'm perplexed. Any help would be appreciated.

Thinman10 22:58, 10 January 2007 (UTC)thinman10

How do you mean, blocked? Can you not log in? Or can you not edit once logged in? If the former, you may have different cookie settings at work. Logging in requires the use of cookies. If the latter, perhaps you have a shared IP address connection and someone else at your work has been blocked. Try editing without logging in. If you get a blocked message, follow the instructions on it to request to be unblocked. A Ramachandran 00:48, 11 January 2007 (UTC)

thanks Thinman10 05:25, 11 January 2007 (UTC)thinman10

DYK[edit]

Updated DYK query On 18 March, 2007, Did you know? was updated with a fact from the article Shenxiu, which you created or substantially expanded. If you know of another interesting fact from a recently created article, then please suggest it on the "Did you know?" talk page.

--howcheng {chat} 03:03, 18 March 2007 (UTC)

License tagging for Image:Huangpo.GIF[edit]

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Did you know?[edit]

Updated DYK query On 12 April, 2007, Did you know? was updated with a fact from the article Dahui Zonggao, which you created or substantially expanded. If you know of another interesting fact from a recently created article, then please suggest it on the "Did you know?" talk page.

--GeeJo (t)(c) • 19:55, 12 April 2007 (UTC)

ArbCom elections are now open![edit]

Hi,
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