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Incorrect link on banned Open Proxy IP popup[edit]

NOP Edit Ban Popup screenshot.png

The popup which appears when user on a banned Open Proxy IP attempts to edit contains an incorrect link. Screenshot below.

The term Open Proxies in the "reason" box should link to WP:NOP, but (when viewed on Wikipedia) it links to [[1]] (which is a disambig page).

I'd be more than happy to make this edit—but I'm not sure if this is a user-editable template. If it is, could somebody point me to it? Thanks!

Unitof (talk) 18:23, 31 December 2019 (UTC)

Because User:Jon Kolbert didn't add a >m: prefix when he did a global block. Our system message use the m: prefix but he wrote the summary by himself. Stryn (talk) 09:05, 7 January 2020 (UTC)

Semi-protected edit request on 10 March 2020[edit]

Global locks and global blocks are different, but what happens in a global lock? Can it be unlocked? 13:59, 10 March 2020 (UTC)

Obviously can. I don't see a clear request. X mark.svg Not done--Camouflaged Mirage (talk) 15:20, 10 March 2020 (UTC)
Comment Comment: only stewards can perform global locks/blocks, while administrators could not perform those actions. CentralTime301 (Discussion/Contributions) 19:14, 17 March 2020 (UTC)

Semi-protected edit request on 20 June 2020[edit]

Mention the criteria for global blocks as either cross wiki abuse or vandalism or spam, or global block or lock evasion. 2600:387:5:805:0:0:0:88 10:19, 20 June 2020 (EDT)

X mark.svg Not done unnecessary.  — billinghurst sDrewth 14:45, 20 June 2020 (UTC)

Varkey Luke[edit]

He is a facebook ID demanding the word pseudo has to be removed from the wikipedia's answer of what Homeo is. SergioMarquinase (talk) 03:41, 1 August 2020 (UTC)

Stephenmcclure21 Semi-protected edit request on 26 September 2020[edit]

Stephenmcclure21 (talk) 18:26, 26 September 2020 (UTC)

Thanks Stephenmcclure21 (talk) 18:27, 26 September 2020 (UTC)

Nothing identified to do.  — billinghurst sDrewth 21:50, 26 September 2020 (UTC)