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Recent software changes
- The latest version of MediaWiki (1.23wmf10) was added to test wikis and MediaWiki.org on January 9. It will be added to non-Wikipedia wikis on January 14, and all Wikipedia wikis on January 16 (calendar).
- Searching in the
File: namespace on Wikimedia Commons may be slow due to a search engine issue. 
- VisualEditor will be added for all users on several Wikipedias on January 13. 
- You can now add and remove
__NOEDITSECTION__ in the page metadata menu.   
- For a few hours on January 6, it was not possible to edit pages using the Translate tool on Wikimedia Commons and the Wikimania 2013 wiki, due to a settings error.  
Future software changes
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