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Welcome to Meta!


Hello, Jayprakash12345. Welcome to the Wikimedia Meta-Wiki! This website is for coordinating and discussing all Wikimedia projects. You may find it useful to read our policy page. If you are interested in doing translations, visit Meta:Babylon. You can also leave a note on Meta:Babel or Wikimedia Forum if you need help with something (please read the instructions at the top of the page before posting there). Happy editing!

-- Meta-Wiki Welcome (talk) 14:00, 2 July 2015 (UTC)Reply

Beta Wikiversity


Hi Jayprakash, I see you are quite active and productive on Beta Wikiversity at the moment. Perhaps you can respond at Proposals for closing projects/Move Beta Wikiversity to Incubator#Value? if you feel that your work on Beta Wikiversity would not be possible if your project was moved to the Incubator. --John Vandenberg (talk) 06:35, 17 May 2017 (UTC)Reply

You have been nominated!


Hi Jay, I nominated you for Merchandise giveaway. All the best! Zoran. Zoranzoki21 (talk) 22:01, 21 March 2018 (UTC)Reply

Merchandise Giveaway Nomination - Successful


Hey Jayprakash12345

You have been successfully nominated to receive a free t-shirt from the Wikimedia Foundation through our Merchandise Giveaway program (https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Merchandise_giveaways). Congratulations and thank you for your hard work!

Please email us at merchandisegiveaway(_AT_)wikimedia.org and we will send you full details on how to accept your free shirt.

Thanks! Seddon (WMF) (talk) 00:40, 6 June 2018 (UTC)Reply

Suggestions for FloatableEditingButton


Hi Jayprakash12345,

I have some suggestions and improvements at https://meta.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?title=User:Krinkle/FloatableEditingButton.js&action=history. Feel free to copy, and ask any questions! --Krinkle (talk) 18:49, 10 October 2018 (UTC)Reply

Krinkle Thank you Sir, We are a group student. So we don't know best practices, we are improving ourselves. again Thanks--Jayprakash >>> Talk 01:39, 11 October 2018 (UTC)Reply

The Community Wishlist Survey



You get this message because you’ve previously participated in the Community Wishlist Survey. I just wanted to let you know that this year’s survey is now open for proposals. You can suggest technical changes until 11 November: Community Wishlist Survey 2019.

You can vote from November 16 to November 30. To keep the number of messages at a reasonable level, I won’t send out a separate reminder to you about that. /Johan (WMF) 11:24, 30 October 2018 (UTC)Reply

Heritage GLAM


Thank You for joining. Eligibility confirmed for round 1. You can keep a watch on grant and the talk page.Wikilover90 (talk) 14:04, 12 December 2018 (UTC)Reply



Jayprakash ji,

English Wikipedia Tool Refill/Refill2 is looking for a maintainer. It would be great if you take a lead and help indic wikis as well as other wikis in making this tool accessable to all. The link of the same is seen at English Wikipedia --Tiven2240 (talk) 04:28, 12 January 2019 (UTC)Reply

Tiven2240 Ji, Thanks for your appreciation to notify me. But I can't take this responsibly at this time. Because as a Lead developer in Indic-TechCom, We are already running and maintenance of some tools. you don't know how busy I am. We already have 6 months work plan like QR code gen, Indic Wikisource contest tools, SectionImporter, CountDownClock Tools and many more. These are High priority on Our Workboard.--Jayprakash >>> Talk 12:34, 12 January 2019 (UTC)Reply
What is Section-Importer and CountDownClock? Can you point to the phab tickets? Winged Blades of Godric (talk) 13:13, 4 February 2019 (UTC)Reply
Hello Winged Blades of Godric, Section-Importer tool for import sections from other wikis. See more deatils on Indic-TechCom/Requests#How_to_import_the_translations_from_en.wikt_to_ta.wikt And CountDownClock is javascript based count down clock for Contests. where contests end time will change dynamically. For UserScripts we does not create phab tickets. We uses Phab only for Toolsforge Tools and MediaWiki. Thanks :)--Jayprakash >>> Talk 18:45, 4 February 2019 (UTC)Reply
That request (esp. the terminologies) is problematic. Importing in media-wiki-software has a specific meaning and it preserves history. Sections can never be imported because you can't snip out the history or do something like that.
What the OP is (probably) asking for is some script/bot that will automate the copy-paste of the translation sections from en.wikt entries to corresponding entries over ta.wikt. This can be done, though. Winged Blades of Godric (talk) 19:05, 4 February 2019 (UTC)Reply

A denied request

  • Also, w.r.t to a request that you denied over the board, you might wish to see the operations of this and this bot. Setting up (and localizing) is pretty easy......
Hello Winged Blades of Godric Ji,
  1. The request is about to add padlock automatically without add any template. This can only be done by MediaWiki extension or Javascript. Yes, of course, we can run the bot to manage templates on protected pages. But this was not part of the request.
  2. I am MediaWiki Developer who works on MediaWiki-HTMLForm mainly. See Gerrit Wikimedia. But now I am also working on UserScript for Indic-Communities. I did not create any bot script yet. But I have created some MediaWiki API lib in Python. And will learn py.wiki framework soon. :)--Jayprakash >>> Talk 09:05, 5 February 2019 (UTC)Reply

Floatable edit buttons

  • Why shall I see an edit-link for the contributions-page or pages protected to an level, that I cannot edit? In technical terms, why are you not using an API query to find out whether the page can be edited by the user, at all?
  • For one, there exists better methods to achieve the objectives, without sacrificing interface-design by ugly big buttons (except when necessary). It is highly concerning that anybody visiting ta.wikt sees such ugly buttons, being forced on them and I vividly dislike such tinkering with common css.
  • At any case, see this user-script, which allows an user to edit the part. section (he/she is currently hovering over) by pressing the Alt+Shift+D in Chrome/Firefox and Alt+E in Edge/IE. No need see those ugly buttons. Obviously, the exact key (D) can be altered per user-wishes.
  • The access-key to edit the entire page, is Alt+Shift+E in Chrome and Firefox. Edge/IE supports Alt+E.
  • Please advise others to extensively use the new 2017 wikitext editor. It enables an entire floating bar including but not limited to preview and save button; in a far decent manner.
  • If they wish for some specific local toolbar; I can add that.
Issue 1 has fixed now. Thanks for reporting :)--Jayprakash >>> Talk 09:17, 7 February 2019 (UTC)Reply



Why are you developing an extension? And, why do you think adding it to core would not be a bloat? How does this template; (dependent on a Lua Module) does not serve your purpose? Even, if you want a running timer; we can implement that by scripts (and outside calls) without any extension, as such.Winged Blades of Godric (talk) 06:34, 5 February 2019 (UTC)Reply

We have already developed a MediaWiki extension for the countdown clock for the third party MediaWiki sites. See mw:Extension:CountDownClock. we are planning it to deploy over Wikimedia sites. But this will not an easy task. See mw:Review queue. We have to do many things like writing unit testing etc. CountDownClock which I mentioned above will javascript based script. en:Template:Countdown will never help us. because Wikimedia site has strong coaching. There is a disaster example of using this template. See what happened when a community member used this template in Site Notice [1]. The Script is about to create. But There will be some Performance issue. Because uses hits wiki sites over million times. And Loading script again and again maybe create Performance issue. So I will create phab ticket to get clearance from Performance-Team. :)--Jayprakash >>> Talk 08:42, 5 February 2019 (UTC)Reply



What's the engine that you are using? Tesseract? Or any derivative, thereof? Winged Blades of Godric (talk) 07:22, 5 February 2019 (UTC)Reply

We are not using Tesseract due to phab:T208711#4780257. At this time, we are using google engine. And waiting for migration to Debian Stretch.--Jayprakash >>> Talk 08:15, 5 February 2019 (UTC)Reply

Techcom wiki


What happens over that fishbowl wiki and what it's used for? Who have access? Winged Blades of Godric (talk) 07:22, 5 February 2019 (UTC)Reply

I just setup this wiki last night. this wiki will use by team member internally like discussing any security loophole of tools and sharing technical experience to the others team member. Currently, I have access to this wiki. But soon other member will also have access. :)--Jayprakash >>> Talk 08:08, 5 February 2019 (UTC)Reply

For requesting a JavaScript


Hi @Jayprakash12345:, I copied a JavaScript for changing Background colors. It changes the color only in edit mode I want to change the colors for main page too. Here is the link for that Java script which I copied and edited. Can you help me with that please. --*•.¸♡ ℍ𝕒𝕣𝕕𝕒𝕣𝕤𝕙𝕒𝕟 𝔹𝕖𝕟𝕚𝕡𝕒𝕝 ♡¸.•*𝕋𝕒𝕝𝕜 05:36, 1 July 2019 (UTC)Reply

Hardarshan Sure, Copy this code
//This Script is made by User:Benipal hardarshan
//You can copy it or just put this in your common.js {{{{{{{importscript("User:Benipal_hardarshan/ColourBackground.js")}}}}}}}

jQuery( document ).ready( function() {

	var colourEditInterfaceBackground = function( pageBG, editboxBG, fontColour, linkColour, newLinkColour, extLinkColour){ 
		style = $('<style type="text/css" />').appendTo('head');
			'#content		{background-color:'+ pageBG +' !important;}\
			#content		{color:'+ fontColour +' !important;}\
			a				{color:'+ linkColour +' !important;}\
			.new			{color:'+ newLinkColour +' !important;}\
			.extiw			{color:'+ extLinkColour +' !important;}\
			textarea, input	{background-color:'+editboxBG +' !important;}');
	colourEditInterfaceBackground('#FFE4B5', '#FFE4E1', '#2F4F4F', '#800080', '#B0E0E6', '#EEE8AA');

--Jayprakash >>> Talk 18:37, 1 July 2019 (UTC)Reply

Thanks @Jayprakash12345: --*•.¸♡ ℍ𝕒𝕣𝕕𝕒𝕣𝕤𝕙𝕒𝕟 𝔹𝕖𝕟𝕚𝕡𝕒𝕝 ♡¸.•*𝕋𝕒𝕝𝕜 03:00, 3 July 2019 (UTC)Reply
What about the other script which I told you to correct. --*•.¸♡ ℍ𝕒𝕣𝕕𝕒𝕣𝕤𝕙𝕒𝕟 𝔹𝕖𝕟𝕚𝕡𝕒𝕝 ♡¸.•*𝕋𝕒𝕝𝕜 03:02, 3 July 2019 (UTC)Reply

Want some help with a script


Hi Jay I found a script for adding a new button in toolbar but it is not working can you help me with that. Click here to open the link --*•.¸♡ ℍ𝕒𝕣𝕕𝕒𝕣𝕤𝕙𝕒𝕟 𝔹𝕖𝕟𝕚𝕡𝕒𝕝 ♡¸.•*𝕋𝕒𝕝𝕜 16:24, 1 August 2019 (UTC)Reply

Chunk upload not working


Hi Jay The chunk upload tool on Commons is not working. It is showing all chunks uploaded 100% one by one. But in the end it says -'Failed:stashfailed:This file did not pass file verification'. One of the file in this series of books was successfully uploaded. Further 6 uploads are pending. Please help in fixing the error. Thanks,--सुबोध कुलकर्णी (talk) 04:38, 5 August 2019 (UTC)Reply

Community Insights Survey


RMaung (WMF) 14:34, 9 September 2019 (UTC)Reply

The TWUG on space.wmflabs.org


Hello Jayprakash

A few months ago, WMF opened a new discussion space. Since our user group has some difficulties to communicate (not everyone sees the messages that are posted on Talk:Wiktionary/Tremendous_Wiktionary_User_Group), I asked for a dedicated forum for the TWUG to be opened. It's happening here (there is no topic so far).

From now on, I invite you to follow the category to be informed as soon as a new topic is created. Pamputt (talk) 19:00, 16 September 2019 (UTC)Reply

Reminder: Community Insights Survey


RMaung (WMF) 19:14, 20 September 2019 (UTC)Reply

Reminder: Community Insights Survey


RMaung (WMF) 17:04, 4 October 2019 (UTC)Reply

WikiConference India 2020: IRC today


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The details of the IRC are

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WikiConference India 2020: IRC today


Greetings, thanks for taking part in the initial conversation around the proposal for WikiConference India 2020 in Hyderabad. Firstly, we are happy to share the news that there has been a very good positive response from individual Wikimedians. Also there have been community-wide discussions on local Village Pumps on various languages. Several of these discussions have reached consensus, and supported the initiative. To conclude this initial conversation and formalise the consensus, an IRC is being hosted today evening. We can clear any concerns/doubts that we have during the IRC. Looking forward to your participation.

The details of the IRC are

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Community Wishlist Survey 2020



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[WikiConference India 2020] Conference & Event Grant proposal


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Can you please re-test phab:T192402? -- Prod (talk) 06:24, 20 May 2020 (UTC)Reply

Over-qualified CSS selectors


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Over-qualified CSS selectors of portals in Wikimedia skins have been changed. div#p-personal, div#p-navigation, div#p-interaction, div#p-tb, div#p-lang, div#p-namespaces or div#p-variants are now all removed of the div qualifier, as in for example it is #p-personal, #p-navigation …. This is so the skins can use HTML5 elements. Your gadgets or user styles seem to use them and you will have to update them. You can read more in phab:T252467. Johan (WMF) through MediaWiki message delivery (talk) 12:27, 8 June 2020 (UTC)Reply

News from the Tremendous Wiktionary User Group



I let you this message because you are part of the (very dynamic) Tremendous Wiktionary User Group!

As the process of name change is ongoing for the Wikimedia Foundation, I invite you to participate to a collective opinion from the user group. There is also a proposal for a communique directed to the WMF. You are welcome to discuss it too. I imagine you may also express your opinion through other canals but your inputs are still welcome! Thank you in advance! Noé (talk) 15:50, 17 June 2020 (UTC)Reply

Global interface editor granted


Hello Jay. I've closed your request as successful and granted global interface editor permissions for a year up to 2021-03-07. Best regards, —MarcoAurelio (talk) 11:02, 3 July 2020 (UTC)Reply

Hi MarcoAurelio, Thank you very much :). Thanks for being here.--Jayprakash >>> Talk 17:51, 3 July 2020 (UTC)Reply

Facing an issue with Twinkle


I would like to know whether you can resolve the issue - Twinkle[module] is not a function present in Malayalam Wikipedia. I have merged some files related to Twinkle from enwiki and was able to resolve small issues, but is not able to identify the location from where the specific error arises. Adithyak1997 (talk) 19:26, 18 July 2020 (UTC)Reply

Twinkle diff module issues


Hello Jayprakash12345, I am having some issues with Twinkle diff module, Where it must appear "Last", "Since mine", etc; it seems the CSS is not working, the content is out of "Twinkle" tab, could you please fix this? Thank you. Marcoasxd (talk) 19:16, 22 July 2020 (UTC)Reply

Invitation to affiliate members to complete a survey about WMF wide Universal Code of Conduct


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Indic devs meet with MWStakeholders?


We noticed that you recently became a user group. Since you seem to be very involved in actually working on WMF wikis and non-WMF wikis, I wonder if you might be interested in coming to talk with us at our next user group meeting.

I know our meeting time is probably very late for you all, but I think it would be very good if we could find ways to work together. --MarkAHershberger(talk) 20:33, 26 October 2020 (UTC)Reply

Infobox issue


Hello Jay, why I'm unable to create the follow Infobox https://jayprakashbot.toolforge.org/index.php?title=Template:Infobox_School

SGrabarczuk (WMF)

18:26, 20 November 2020 (UTC)

SGrabarczuk (WMF)

16:08, 11 December 2020 (UTC)

[SWT South Asia 2021] [Reminder] Understanding the technical challenges on wikis: Sunday, January 24th at 6 pm!


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Please let us know if you have any questions. Regards, SWT South Asia Organizers, 15:46, 22 January 2021 (UTC)

Wikimedia Wikimeet India 2021 Submission selected


Hello Jayprakash12345,

Greetings from Wikimedia Wikimeet India 2021 organizing committee. We are glad to inform you that your submission is selected and it would be great to have your session.
Submission: Writing UserScripts and gadgets

Date and time: Saturday, 19 February, 16:20 - 17:20 IST
Please see the program schedule: Wikimedia Wikimeet India 2021/Program

For any query or support assistance, please write to our email at wmwm(_AT_)cis-india.org


Jayanta (CIS-A2K) (talk) 19:03, 3 February 2021 (UTC)Reply
Wikimedia Wikimeet India 2021 organizing member

Gadget requests for the Konkani Wikipedia


Hello Jayprakash12345, we need some help regarding gadgets on the Konkani Wikipedia. Please could you see the following posts?

Thanks in advance, The Discoverer (talk) 07:53, 10 February 2021 (UTC)Reply

[WMF Board of Trustees - Call for feedback: Community Board seats] Meetings with MediaWiki and Wikitech communities


The Wikimedia Foundation Board of Trustees is organizing a call for feedback about community selection processes between February 1 and March 14. While the Wikimedia Foundation and the movement have grown about five times in the past ten years, the Board’s structure and processes have remained basically the same. As the Board is designed today, we have a problem of capacity, performance, and lack of representation of the movement’s diversity. Our current processes to select individual volunteer and affiliate seats have some limitations. Direct elections tend to favor candidates from the leading language communities, regardless of how relevant their skills and experience might be in serving as a Board member, or contributing to the ability of the Board to perform its specific responsibilities. It is also a fact that the current processes have favored volunteers from North America and Western Europe. In the upcoming months, we need to renew three community seats and appoint three more community members in the new seats. This call for feedback is to see what processes can we all collaboratively design to promote and choose candidates that represent our movement and are prepared with the experience, skills, and insight to perform as trustees?

In this regard, two rounds of feedback meetings are being hosted to collect feedback from the technical communities in Wikimedia. Two rounds are being hosted with the same agenda, to accomodate people from various time zones across the globe. We will be discussing ideas proposed by the Board and the community to address the above mentioned problems. Please sign-up according to whatever is most comfortable to you. You are welcome to participate in both as well!

Also, please share this with other volunteers who might be interested in this. Let me know if you have any questions. --KCVelaga (WMF) (talk) 14:11, 21 February 2021 (UTC)Reply

[Small wiki toolkits] Workshop on Workshop on "Designing responsive main pages" - 30 April (Friday)


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Consultation on a Private Mediawiki Project


Hi! I am Dr. Manu. I work in Public Health/ Tuberculosis control.(Wikipedia User Page) I was working on developing private mediawiki project to maintain living documents for the NTEP. I needed some technical advise in setting up a mediawiki instance and related configuration. I would be grateful if we could have a quick 30 min call to understand the need and whether you would be able to provide support.

Thanks --Manu Mathew (talk) 06:17, 29 April 2021 (UTC)Reply

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WikiFile transfer


Hey jay,
What happened to the wikifile transfer? I saw that the permission has been revoked MdsShakil (talk) 08:56, 12 July 2021 (UTC)Reply

MdsShakil JI, For security reason per phab: T286416, developers need to rotate all credentials in their tool's config file. I have applied the new OAuth credentials. It will approved soon (today) then It will start work again.--Jayprakash >>> Talk 11:05, 12 July 2021 (UTC)Reply
Oh, ok —MdsShakil (talk) 15:39, 12 July 2021 (UTC)Reply

Indic Hackathon | 20-22 May 2022 + Scholarships


Hello Jayprakash12345,

(You are receiving this message as you participated previously participated in small wiki toolkits workshops.)

We are happy to announce that the Indic MediaWiki Developers User Group will be organizing Indic Hackathon 2022, a regional event as part of the main Wikimedia Hackathon taking place in a hybrid mode during 20-22 May. The regional event will be an in-person event taking place in Hyderabad.

As it is with any hackathon, the event’s program will be semi-structured i.e. while we will have some sessions in sync with the main hackathon event, the rest of the time will be upto participants’ interest on what issues they are interested to work on. The event page can be seen at https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Indic_Hackathon_2022.

We have full scholarships available to enable you to participate in the event, which covers travel, accommodation, food and other related expenses. The link to scholarships application form is available on the event page. The deadline is 23:59 hrs 17 April 2022.

Let us know on the event talk page or send an email to contact@indicmediawikidev.org if you have any questions. We are looking forward to your participation.

Regards, MediaWiki message delivery (talk) 16:43, 12 April 2022 (UTC)Reply

Announcing a Scholarship Opportunity for Wikimedians - WTS


Dear Wikimedian, we would like to announce that Scholarship applications are now being accepted for the 2nd Wikimedia Technology Summit, proposed event dates are the 3rd, and 4th of March 2023 (Friday & Saturday)  at The International Institute of Information Technology - Hyderabad, India. The scholarships will primarily support active Wikimedia Technology developers and other stakeholders to participate in the summit.

Wikimedia Technology Summit (WTS) aims to share and discuss state-of-the-art tools, technologies, knowledge, and ongoing research within Wikimedia and its sister projects.  

The scholarship applications will be open from 11 December 2022 to 31 December 2022. You can find the form for the scholarship at

2nd Wikimedia Technology Summit.

Please post a message on the talk page for any questions. Thanks in advance, and many greetings,

On behalf of the organizing committee, 2nd Wikimedia Technology Summit. Kasyap (talk) 06:55, 26 December 2022 (UTC)Reply



Hi! I've stopped the web server running on the jayprakashbot Toolforge tool as it was running an open registration wiki that was taken over by spambots (which also violates wikitech:Help:Toolforge/Rules #5). Is this tool account still used or can it be deleted? Taavi (talk!) 14:53, 28 January 2023 (UTC)Reply

Indic Usergroup Template


Hi @Jayprakash12345,

I am Afi, a Wikimedian from Ghana. Can I kindly get the link to the Indic MediaWiki Developers Usergroup Header Template? Afimaame (talk) 15:10, 24 August 2023 (UTC)Reply

Hi Afimaame, Please find it on Template:IMD/Header. Thanks - Jayprakash >>> Talk 18:52, 24 August 2023 (UTC)Reply
Thank you so much Afimaame (talk) 11:11, 26 August 2023 (UTC)Reply
Hi @Jayprakash12345,
I tried using the source-code of the template to create a new page, however, after publishing, I realized the other pages are somehow linked to the Indic User Group Pages.
Can I get help with this? Afimaame (talk) 11:37, 26 August 2023 (UTC)Reply
Link : https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Wiki_Women_in_Tech Afimaame (talk) 11:39, 26 August 2023 (UTC)Reply

Reminder to vote now to ratify the Wikimedia Movement Charter

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Dear Wikimedian,

You are receiving this message because you previously voted in the 2021 Movement Charter Drafting Committee (MCDC) election.

This is a reminder that if you have not voted yet on the ratification of the final Wikimedia Movement Charter draft, please do so by July 9, 2024 at 23:59 UTC.

You can read the final text of the Wikimedia Movement Charter in your language. Following that, check on whether you are eligible to vote. If you are eligible, cast your vote on SecurePoll.

On behalf of the Charter Electoral Commission,

RamzyM (WMF) 15:23, 5 July 2024 (UTC)Reply