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Meta-Wiki has a small active community. When a normal user requires the assistance of an administrator or bureaucrat for some particular task, it is not always easy to find one. This page helps users find one when they need one; asking specific admins directly via their talk pages is one way to elicit a fast response. It is only for assistance required at Meta-wiki, help for other wikis needs to be requested at those wikis. See also: Stewards' noticeboard, Access to nonpublic personal data policy noticeboard, Category:Meta-Wiki policies, Category:Global policies
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Cannot answer to comments on a GIPBE request: answer considered as vandalism (local)[edit]

Hello, there. I asked for GIPBE, but made a mistake in my request which has been misinterpreted; I tried to answer to correct it, but am unable to do so: I'm getting the message Error: This action has been automatically identified as harmful, and therefore disallowed. If you believe your action was constructive, please inform an administrator of what you were trying to do. A brief description of the abuse rule which your action matched is: Antivandalism (local). Could someone unblock me to allow me to answer to User:-revi and solve the misunderstanding? Regards. —Moinats (talk) 14:32, 1 August 2020 (UTC)

Moinats, I've tweaked the filter, please try again. Sorry that this has happened. --Base (talk) 16:27, 1 August 2020 (UTC)
@Base: it worked, thank you very much. —Moinats (talk) 08:40, 2 August 2020 (UTC)
@Moinats: Can I recommend that you confirm your email address. The filter report identifies that it hasn't been done, and for us that is a good test of good editors.  — billinghurst sDrewth 00:43, 2 August 2020 (UTC)
@Billinghurst: I did not give my email address because I don't want to link my Wikimedia account to my email address. Should it be proved necessary, I'll give one, but I prefer not to. —Moinats (talk) 08:40, 2 August 2020 (UTC)

Report concerning User:4Blood71I0248[edit]

4Blood71I0248 (talk • contribs • deleted contribs • logs • filter log • block user • block log • GUC)Reasons: VOA, LTA. Xiplus (talk) 02:30, 7 August 2020 (UTC)

Blocked also revoked tpa and email due to abuse. ‐‐1997kB (talk) 02:36, 7 August 2020 (UTC)
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Report concerning User:‎Matracupu[edit]

‎Matracupu (talk • contribs • deleted contribs • logs • filter log • block user • block log • GUC)Reasons: clearly nothere. GZWDer (talk) 06:16, 7 August 2020 (UTC)

Blocked. ‐‐1997kB (talk) 06:25, 7 August 2020 (UTC)
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Request protect some pages[edit]

2,3,B,Z,710248,710262,710437,cross-wiki abuse and LTA 坦帕灣光芒 460 sock vandal.--MCC214#ex umbra in solem 09:14, 7 August 2020 (UTC)

Request for mass message rights[edit]

I am part of the Wiki Loves Folklore international team. I want to send messages to aware people about the campaign Illustrate Wikipedia. Please grant me the rights as soon as possible.--*•.¸♡ ℍ𝕒𝕣𝕕𝕒𝕣𝕤𝕙𝕒𝕟 𝔹𝕖𝕟𝕚𝕡𝕒𝕝 ♡¸.•*𝕋𝕒𝕝𝕜 11:42, 7 August 2020 (UTC)

I am coordinator for this project and Hardarshan is Community outreach officer for this initiative and project and is well experienced doing outreach for the international campaigns on various platforms. Our communications officer is not able to support the current phase of the project due to health issues. Hardarshan getting mass messaging rights can help a lot in much needed regional promotion and awareness of the ongoing project in South Asia Wikipedia langauges. Wikilover90 (talk) 17:00, 7 August 2020 (UTC)
@Benipal hardarshan: can you point out the page your properly crafted global message targets list is stored on? — xaosflux Talk 19:17, 7 August 2020 (UTC)