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How to participate if Discussions are being moved 3 Times[edit]

I know that it is important to Keep order about where what is discussed, but if a discussion is moved, couldn't a link to the new discussion as well as to the old one be mandatory? In this way if a discussion is moved twice it would be possible to provide a link to the current discussion as well as to the original. Also if the discussion is finally resolved you could find all the old ones and mark them as resolved too. Why this is here? Because my original suggestion was moved 3 times. ~~+~

Click Trough Picture[edit]

Hi, I dont know a lot about Wiki-Style, but I know how to upload a picture. But I need to link a website to the picture, but I have no idea how to do so. So when I Click a picture, I want to direct it to another website. My 2nd question is how to link a picture to another Wiki-Page, is that possible?

Thanks in advance. Charrel

can't find create page link in my wiki[edit]

I was having problem creating new page in my wiki and I installed reinstalled three times to get same error back. According to this tutorail here "http://os.cqu.edu.au/courses/guides/gsmw/" a link to ' create page' should come up when we search a non existent topic, but in my case only 'help' shows up. not only that when i click on some of the links, it takes me no where. I am not sure where I went wrong. This is another way of creating new page "http://www.example.net/index.php/ARTICLE" where article is topic of my new page but when I do this.... it shows blank. SO I am assuming I ve gone wrong in config but I couldn't locate this. ANy help or suggesstions will be appreciated

Thanks Tash


Fatal error[edit]

I am installing wiki1.16 on my freehostia webpage. I got everything ok, until the installation guide showed: Fatal error: Class 'StubContLang' not found in /home/www/fdsafdsa.freehostia.com/wiki/includes/Setup.php on line 306"

What should I do?

Odd numeric function problem[edit]

I'm writing or rewriting a article in Spanish, but I want to make automatic calculation in FUSION temperature for a periodic table elements, in other words only enter Kelvin temperature, and automatically calculate Celsius temperature. And I can if I was writing English Article, but Spanish use "," (comma) as decimal separator and not "."(period) like English spokers use to.
Thats work if P_fusion=500.5 (English form of numeration)
{{{P_fusión}}} [[kelvin|K]] ({{#expr:{{{P_fusión}}}-273.15}} [[Grado Celsius|ºC]])
But does not work if I use P_fusion=500,5 and the other number is 273,15
{{{P_fusión}}} [[kelvin|K]] ({{#expr:{{{P_fusión}}}-273,15}} [[Grado Celsius|ºC]])

Te problem is that I trying to rewrite a Template, and every article that use the spanish notation for decimal numbers will have problems. And it's common that every number write almost in spanish use "," as decimal separator. And I think that not english languages use "," as decimal separator, because we use SI as Metric System

Moving article[edit]

Help! I need assistant. I make an error of double transfer the article and it is now missing. How can I recover the article content?

Can anyone assist /advice me on this. Thanks in advance. Yosri (talk) 22:22, 25 February 2015 (UTC)
Fixed (I undeleted the deleted revisions at ms:Bandaraya Mexico and reverted the last change). Ruslik (talk) 18:41, 26 February 2015 (UTC)

Repossessing a page/changing info[edit]

Hi there,

I'm working for an artist as her community manager and she wants to change some information mentioned in a page she doesn't own. How can I proceed? Can I just create a new page?

Thanks for answering

What is the page? Ruslik (talk) 18:35, 23 February 2015 (UTC)

How to take a .jpg already on Wiki and replace it with the same picture but 'developed' better.[edit]

Minnie Minoso just died and a picture on his page is very dark. If you look you will see. I downloaded this same picture and 'made it better' so you can see his face much better and I need HELP submitting it. There are no 'rights' issues because it's already up on Wiki and this is the picture: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Minnie_Mi%C3%B1oso#mediaviewer/File:Minnie_Minoso_2010.jpeg Thanks, Paul —The preceding unsigned comment was added by Freesumpin (talk)

The file is on Commons here, you should be able to upload your new version there. Specifically, look under the "File history" at the bottom of a page for the "Upload a new version of this file" link. Just make sure you comply with COM:OVERWRITE. Revent (talk) 02:48, 2 March 2015 (UTC)
To quote that page, If digital restoration work is being done on a historical document or artwork, the restoration (no matter how minor) should always be uploaded under a new filename from the original file, providing a link back to the source on which it was based in the new file's "other versions" field. Maybe you should upload a new file and change all the uses to the new one. PiRSquared17 (talk) 03:07, 2 March 2015 (UTC)

Problem with category display in MonoBook and Vectro[edit]

Problem with category display in MonoBook and Vectro[edit]

I used MonoBook theme and had the same category display:

-a -d -g

-b -e -h

-c -f

There was 3 columns for list of articles in category. Now (4 March) I see it like

-a

-b

-c

-d

-e

There is 1 column. How to deal with it? 85.141.246.54 11:56, 6 March 2015 (UTC)

Is it possible to merge accounts?[edit]

I had local account on Polish wiki called "Simplex". Recently it was automatically renamed to an undesired name (because there was already a person on a Romanian wiki with the same username). I also have a global account "SimplexPL" registered at the same email address as the renamed account. I would like to have the edits history from both accounts under one account "SimplexPL", I do not need Simplex~plwiki" anymore, if I can preserve edits from it. Is it possible to have the accounts merged, or at least to move my edits done on Polish wiki using "Simplex~plwiki" account to global "SimplexPL" account? I am the sole owner of both accounts, which I can prove. --Simplex~plwiki (talk) 07:11, 22 April 2015 (UTC)

I just edited this page from my second account on the same IP address to prove both accounts are mine --SimplexPL (talk) 07:11, 22 April 2015 (UTC)

I assume this tool can be used to merge my accounts: https://www.mediawiki.org/wiki/Extension:UserMerge

Yes check.svg Done Please, login as SimplexPL and merge your local account on plwiki into your global account. Ruslik (talk) 13:54, 22 April 2015 (UTC)