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This noticeboard is only for requests that require Stewards', or, in a limited number of circumstances, Global Sysops' intervention. If in doubt, please try the Community noticeboard first, and you will be directed here if the matter requires a Steward.

On the Stewards' noticeboard, you can request...

  • ...a Steward or Global Sysop lock a spam only or vandalism only account. Note that for vandalism only accounts, the vandalism must meet the global standard definition for vandalism and to be a vandalism only account, there must be no or almost no constructive editing behaviour and, additionally, this behaviour should be occurring on multiple wikis
  • ...additional permissions on your wiki(s) that can only be granted by a Steward, such as local interwiki administrator following a successful election
  • ...a page requiring the bigdelete user right (more than 1,000 revisions) be deleted on your wiki
  • ...a Dormancy Policy exemption for your wiki

or report...

  • ...a Username Policy violation (whether in good-faith or bad faith)
  • ...a user suspected of abusing multiple accounts per the User accounts policy. You must link to specific revisions from both the suspected master and illegitimate alternate account(s)
  • ...systemic Code of Conduct problems occurring by one or more user(s) on one or more wiki(s) and/or systemic Content Policy violations on one or more wiki(s). In either case, your report must link to specific revisions and, in the latter case, your report must be both thorough and comprehensive

If you would like to request...


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A problem over at Great Characters Wiki

https://greatcharacterswiki.miraheze.org/wiki/Topic:V5se88lch6zd42he

Angrybirdsfan2005: It appears that someone can't write a blog due to a problem. — Preceding unsigned comment added by Angrybirdsfanonmiraheze (talkcontribs)

Vandal

There's a user called "MrPissShitHead Did Nothing wrong just like Hitler" vandalizing. Please lock his/her account ASAP. --Seewater514 (talk)

Now there's another user called "IHateIAmEiji" vandalizing. Please also lock his/her account ASAP. --Seewater514 (talk)

Now there's a third vandal called "IHateShitters (Rev 1)". Please lock that user's account as well. --Seewater514 (talk)

Ban this user TheFunnyVandalizer on Awful Movies Wiki

Reason: Vandal ruffian

Signed by - Stephenfisher2001

reopen didaprowiki

Hi all, I red that our wiki which was in standbye for team decision reasons could have been deleted, could you help to verify if I could reopen it and get back some works ? Here my last register https://didapro.miraheze.org/wiki/Accueil Thank you Philippe https://meta.miraheze.org/wiki/User:Wikiderpdp

dormancy - coming

Dear Steward, sorry for dormancy. I couldn't input time in the wiki creation these last weeks. As i will have some labour prior to publish to outside world, i do not need avisibility for a couple of weeks. But please keep the wiki running, at lrast private.

Thanks on forward.

Pierre-Yves

Ban Iamawesome34

Reason: Possibly sock user of SupBob678, not only that but he made a hate page out of Trevor807, which it's unacceptable.

-Stephenfisher2001.

Ban two SupBop678 socks

SupBob678 had created a lot of socks, and he made a page out of me, and Trevor807. Please locked both of them. Here are the socks: 1. Iamagod 2. Supbob678the2nd

-Stephenfisher2001

User merge

The following accounts need to be merged into a single one, they all belong to the same person. So here's the ones to merge:

This is the final account where to merge all of the above:

Notice how the 3rd seems to be the same as the final on, but it uses a capital 'i' instead of an 'l'.--Wedhro (talk) 11:01, 13 April 2020 (UTC)[reply]

Anyone?--Wedhro (talk) 22:49, 15 April 2020 (UTC)[reply]

One more merge: Special:CentralAuth/Ilkanu needs to be merged into Special:CentralAuth/Ikanu.--Wedhro (talk) 10:20, 16 April 2020 (UTC)[reply]

Yet another merge: Special:CentralAuth/Giratina_temp needs to be merged into Special:CentralAuth/Giratina_^_^ and the latter should be renamed as "Giratina_^-^" --Wedhro (talk) 16:13, 16 April 2020 (UTC)[reply]

Sorry for the delay. I've done the first and third request. For the second request, the account you want to be merged does not seem to exist. John (talk) 19:02, 16 April 2020 (UTC)[reply]
@John: Oops, there was a typo, it's actually Special:CentralAuth/IIkanu--Wedhro (talk) 09:09, 18 April 2020 (UTC)[reply]
Yes check.svg Done John (talk) 17:52, 18 April 2020 (UTC)[reply]
@John: Thanks, but maybe there was a misunderstanding: both Special:CentralAuth/Maestro_venerabiIe and Special:CentralAuth/Maestro_venerabile still exist. They should be merged and the user should be able to login with the latter name (ending in "le", with a lowercase "l") using the password/email of the first one (ending in "Ie", with a capital "I").--Wedhro (talk) 07:55, 22 April 2020 (UTC)[reply]
Hi, that was certainly my mistake! Should all be fixed now. John (talk) 10:17, 22 April 2020 (UTC)[reply]

impossible to log in for the game

Hello Since today impossible to log with my coint is it normal?? Kr (id : irmadb)

Status Change

Since I do not know the official creator of my wiki I therefore can't get in contact with them.

I would like my status changed from Administrator to Bureaucrat.


It is this wiki: Life Wiki.


Thank you!

Checkuser Request

Can you please do a checkuser on Gucci Rsbbit and DuchessSponge5000? Some users think that the former is a sockpuppet of the latter. --Just Amelia (talk) 15:19, 24 April 2020 (UTC)[reply]

Unfortunately it does not appear to be possible, as the former account is stale (we do not store CU data for longer than three months). -- Void Whispers 16:17, 24 April 2020 (UTC)[reply]
Tried changing Gucci Rsbbit to Richard Dunson? Because the latter is his latest sock. Just Amelia (talk) 06:11, 25 April 2020 (UTC)[reply]

Wikis are not working

Here is a list of my Gyaanipedia wikis https://en.gyaanipedia.co.in/wiki/Template:AllLanguages

Please check it some of my wikis are not working. I request Miraheze to resolve this problem as soon as possible. Thank you so much. Shaunak Chakraborty (talk)

@Shaunak Chakraborty: Could you be more specific about what is "not working"? Are you having trouble accessing them? Getting an error? Reception123 (talk) (C) 11:35, 26 April 2020 (UTC)[reply]
@Shaunak Chakraborty: You are getting the 404s because some of those wikis do not have custom domains currently configured. Please make requests on Phabricator for a Custom domain. Reception123 (talk) (C) 12:02, 26 April 2020 (UTC)[reply]
@Reception123: I had configured custom domains on 2018 only. When I last checked these wikis probably on August or September 2019 it was working properly with custom domains. I think the problem is somewhere else because now these wikis are not accessing through their subdomains also.

Wikis :

Please check it again Shaunak Chakraborty (talk)

Closure of Requests for Comment/Examknow appeal

It looks like here it takes a long while for Requests for Comment to be closed and are sometimes left for a long time. This request is very specific and I do not think it will have more votes so I think it should be closed soon by a Steward. DeeM28 (talk) 18:16, 26 April 2020 (UTC)[reply]

Infobox

All the Infoboxs in my wiki is imported from Wikipedia, but it looks different in my wiki. In mobile view the light grey box is not visible which is visible in Wikipedia.

See this article of my wiki: https://en.gyaanipedia.co.in/wiki/Shaunak_Chakraborty

I want the infobox exact same as Wikipedia in mobile view also in my wiki. Please help me. Shaunak Chakraborty (talk)

Vandals

This user with a disgusting username and PhantomJoker are vandalism-only accounts. Please lock their accounts when one of you guys sees this. --Seewater514 (talk) 20:58, 28 April 2020 (UTC)[reply]

Yes check.svg Locked both for vandalism on multiple wikis and the former for having an abusive username. Reception123 (talk) (C) 10:16, 29 April 2020 (UTC)[reply]

I can't log in

I can't log in to my wiki,This is what it looks like when you login The supplied credentials could not be authenticated.wiki link [1] -- Sourav Talk... 15:10, 29 April 2020 (UTC) @Reception123: please Answer me -- Sourav Talk... 17:45, 30 April 2020 (UTC)[reply]

You have opened a Phabricator task already, there is no need to ask in multiple places for the same request. Reception123 (talk) (C) 18:06, 30 April 2020 (UTC)[reply]

A problem with profiles

I saw that all of my user pages are now empty. Every other user page I checked also has this problem. --Seewater514 (talk) 02:17, 30 April 2020 (UTC)[reply]

You rollback that and warn that user -- Sourav Talk... 05:47, 30 April 2020 (UTC)[reply]
The blankings weren't done by a user, I believe it is a glitch that happened when Miraheze updated the comments. I checked to see if the blankings can be undone like you suggested, but they don't appear in any user page's revision history. --Seewater514 (talk) 15:58, 30 April 2020 (UTC)[reply]

What the hell?

Excuse the language, but what the hell is going on? In comment sections, all users are now "anonymous user #1" and our profiles have been emptied... Someone please help --SaltylakeXD (talk) 30 April 2020 (UTC)

@SaltylakeXD: We apologize for this. An update of SocialProfile was necessary and it caused some bugs. We will fix these ASAP. Reception123 (talk) (C) 07:16, 30 April 2020 (UTC)[reply]

Login troubles

After the hosting change, I have not been able to log into my wiki. I always get the following error: There seems to be a problem with your login session; this action has been canceled as a precaution against session hijacking. Please resubmit the form.

The same error message appears when I try to register a new user. What can I do? If you could answer via email to (redacted), I would that a lot, since I am posting this as anonymous user, because I can't log in. ;) Thanks a lot! Kjell 22:21, 30 April 2020 (UTC)

(non-steward comment) This is a long-standing problem that nobody seems to have been able to solve... if I recall correctly, the problem dates back to the very beginnings of Miraheze itself. Usually, if you just resubmit the form (often times you will have to reenter your password), you will then be logged in. Make sure you do not refresh/reload the page after receiving that error message - just reenter your password if necessary and attempt to login again. On a separate and unrelated note, please don't post your email address publicly on-wiki. Amanda Catherine (talk) 22:37, 30 April 2020 (UTC)[reply]

I just tried that, but it doesn't work. The same error message appears time and again and I am still not able to log in. Any help appreciated! 00:07, 1 May 2020 (UTC)

The only solution we seem to have so far is to clear all Miraheze related cookies, then visit Special:UserLogout on the wiki, and then attempt to log in. -- Void Whispers 00:48, 1 May 2020 (UTC)[reply]


Thanks. This time it worked! Wouldn't have figured it out myself. 19:33, 3 May 2020 (UTC)

Vandalizing street hooligan

Rotten Tomatoes is vandalizing a couple of wikis. Please lock their account when one of you sees this. --Seewater514 (talk) 01:43, 1 May 2020 (UTC)[reply]

Thank you for your report. Locked for cross-wiki vandalism. Reception123 (talk) (C) 05:59, 1 May 2020 (UTC)[reply]

Delete wiki

I want to delete these wikis,And I want to start a new wiki at Domain.My new domain ganipediya.xyz.I have claimed some wiki for this Dwayne wiki but have not received it yet. Delete these wikis.

  1. [en.amargitanjali.com]

And acknowledge the wiki I have applied for today -- Sourav Talk... 09:46, 1 May 2020 (UTC) @Reception123: Please Help At first I thought that by deleting the wikis I would start the wiki in a new way so I applied for a new wiki.But that wiki was not given to me.But that wiki was not given to me.Now I am referring to the final decision .These wikis provide interwiki links. [bn.amargitanjali.com]=>[bn.ganipediya.xyz] [commons.amargitanjali.com]=>[commons.ganipediya.xyz] The domain wants to change for the better. And please Delete wiki [en.amargitanjali.com][reply]

Wiki marked as inactive

Hello everyone,

My wiki is marked as inactive and I am not able to uncheck the option in the Special:ManageWiki page. Is there anyone able to do so for me? URL is zw.fontainebleau-avon.fr

Thank you very much!

You need to login in order to be able to uncheck the option. Reception123 (talk) (C) 15:10, 1 May 2020 (UTC)[reply]
@Reception123:: Thank you for your answer. The checkbox "Inactive" is already unchecked, I have not done it. But still the banner is there. Kevain (talk)

Another vandal

BlackWolverine is now vandalizing multiple wikis. Please lock them as soon as one of you sees this. --Seewater514 (talk) 15:32, 1 May 2020 (UTC)[reply]

@Seewater514: Thank you for the report, Yes check.svg locked. Reception123 (talk) (C) 15:41, 1 May 2020 (UTC)[reply]

Wiki Deletion Request

This wiki serves no purpose, and is incredibly broken. It doesn't appear to be fixable. I believe it should be deleted. WickyHoney (talk) 23:40, 1 May 2020 (UTC)[reply]

Delete My Account

Hi this is Grust and due to a lot of drama ging around the Reception Wikis, I have decided I want to leave Miraheze so can you delete my account. Grust (talk) 23:53, 1 May 2020 (UTC)Grust[reply]

Autoatrolled commentary. @Grust: User accounts cannot be deleted. Hispano76 (talk) 01:36, 2 May 2020 (UTC)[reply]

That should be an option Grust (talk) 02:08, 2 May 2020 (UTC)Grust Can you at least lock me out of the Crappy and Awesome Games Wikis as well as Terrible TV Shows and Best TV Shows? Grust (talk) 02:09, 2 May 2020 (UTC)Grust[reply]

@Grust: Do you want me to lock your global account? Also, accounts can be deleted as part of the Data Request Process if that is necessary. Reception123 (talk) (C) 06:50, 2 May 2020 (UTC)[reply]

Yeah lock me out of the global accountGrust (talk) 14:22, 2 May 2020 (UTC)Grust[reply]

permissions

I am BC of Tanukipedia. In Tanukipedia, I set the group "*" (Anonymous user) cannot edit pages ,at "Manage this wiki's permissions". But an anonymous user vandalized some pages. How can I repair Tanukipedia's permissions? --TANUKI (talk) 09:32, 2 May 2020 (UTC)[reply]

@TANUKI: Multiple sysadmins have tried to edit while logged out and we couldn't, so we can't reproduce your issue. Are you able to edit while logging out? Reception123 (talk) (C) 15:53, 2 May 2020 (UTC)[reply]
Thank you. I wasn't able to edit while logging out. --TANUKI (talk) 23:49, 2 May 2020 (UTC)[reply]

Aeonia Rose

Aeonia Rose has done nothing but vandalize and troll on wikis. They also spam links to porn gifs. I don't think they want to be constructive. WickyHoney (talk) 23:21, 2 May 2020 (UTC)[reply]

Yes check.svg Locked. -- Void Whispers 16:34, 3 May 2020 (UTC)[reply]

Reference Tooltips

I am BC of Tanukipedia. In Tanukipedia, even though gadget is activated, gadget-Navigation popups isn't working. --TANUKI (talk) 23:49, 2 May 2020 (UTC)[reply]

Sorry, this problem was already been resolved by myself. --TANUKI (talk) 09:22, 3 May 2020 (UTC)[reply]

Please Lock Me

I should be globally locked. I don’t do anything right. WickyHoney (talk) 09:09, 3 May 2020 (UTC)[reply]

Hi, @WickyHoney: You are a great help to the project and we don’t want to loose you. If you need any help, please reach out to me so we can assist you. We welcome people wanting to help and you’ve been helpful so far. Why don’t you email me anything you’re worried about or join us on IRC or Discord and reconsider leaving? ~ RhinosF1 - (chat)· acc· c - (on) 14:50, 3 May 2020 (UTC)[reply]
Okay, I suppose I will not leave right now. Thanks, I will keep all this in mind; though these days chat environments make me nervous. WickyHoney (talk) 21:14, 3 May 2020 (UTC)[reply]
Don’t worry, we’re here if you need anything or we can help. ~ RhinosF1 - (chat)· acc· c - (on) 21:15, 3 May 2020 (UTC)[reply]

dev.funshitposting.xyz

i have requested to make funshitpostingdev.miraheze.org to point to dev.funshitposting.xyz on phabricator, i got an email saying it has been done but i just get a 404, i did point the cname record to mw-lb.miraheze.org so whats happening? --Hendicted (talk) 10:58, 3 May 2020 (UTC)[reply]

Hello, we have fixed the issue. Paladox (talk) 14:40, 3 May 2020 (UTC)[reply]
thanks --Hendicted (talk) 15:11, 3 May 2020 (UTC)[reply]

Please upload these templates for me to my wiki

Article templates 250 or so mb file

https://send.firefox.com/download/3ddd3881d34b2e79/#UncGaG-cstYNE8qnusdrWQ

the wiki is Traentor.Miraheze.org

also, is instantcommons turned on? if not could you turn it on for me. I'm also trying to find out what else I can have added but can't seem to find extensions pages. Please help.


Thanks Andrew

Dormancy Exemption Request

Dear Stewards, Could you please exempt the following wiki from dormancy/deletion for an infinite period? Reason: Content on the wiki is read by a new group of people every year, but may not be edited for long periods of time. Wiki: atlantisboard.miraheze.org Thank you! -- Saatlantis (talk) 12:57, 4 May 2020 (UTC)[reply]

Yes check.svg Exempted. Reception123 (talk) (C) 15:49, 4 May 2020 (UTC)[reply]

Request Bluck

Amanda Catherine All my messages rollback. My mistakes are visible to everyone but its mistakes are not visible to anyone.Is it a rule to roll back when a user applies a message? -- Sourav Talk... 15:05, 4 May 2020 (UTC)[reply]

I've reverted the revert but no further action is needed. John (talk) 15:36, 4 May 2020 (UTC)[reply]

Resigning from steward position

There are many duties for me to fulfill within this project, and the work as a steward is 'just too much' to keep doing that properly and staying up-to-date. As such, I have decided I am - voluntarily - going to resign from my position as a steward. I am sure my fellow stewards will do an excellent job, even without me. Please remove my rights and groups I am associated with in this role. Thanks for the many years as a steward, and at least I'll still be around in the SRE roles. :) Southparkfan (talk) 21:08, 4 May 2020 (UTC)[reply]

Thank you for your service as a Steward over the years, particularly in the beginning few! John (talk) 21:11, 4 May 2020 (UTC)[reply]
Good luck with the many other tools and thanks for the years of work with this one. ~ RhinosF1 - (chat)· acc· c - (on) 21:12, 4 May 2020 (UTC)[reply]
We will miss you for sure as a steward. Thank you for your years of service. -EK📝🌎 21:18, 4 May 2020 (UTC)[reply]
Thank you for serving as a Steward for all these years! Looking forward to continue working with you on SRE related things. Reception123 (talk) (C) 05:52, 5 May 2020 (UTC)[reply]

rfobasic.miraheze.org

Please exempt this wiki from the Dormancy Policy. The wiki has been listed in the Gazetteer of wikis from its inception. Although a very incomplete manual that I only add to on request, it is a useful tutorial on features of the RFO-BASIC! freeware for Android, and I'm told the OliBasic fork now includes a menu option that sends the user here for reference. Spıke (talk)23:33 4-May-2020

Yes check.svg Exempted. Reception123 (talk) (C) 05:54, 5 May 2020 (UTC)[reply]

Spammers

On Crappy Games Wiki, there's a problem with spam accounts spamming in the forums. These are the accounts spamming:

https://crappygames.miraheze.org/wiki/Special:Contributions/Mvp0000

https://crappygames.miraheze.org/wiki/Special:Contributions/Jessicatran

https://crappygames.miraheze.org/wiki/Special:Contributions/Thanhthuy02

If one of you can lock their accounts and any other potential sockpuppets, I would appreaciate it. --Seewater514 (talk) 04:08, 5 May 2020 (UTC)[reply]

Accounts locked. As for their sockpuppets, a Steward would need to do a CheckUser. Reception123 (talk) (C) 05:46, 5 May 2020 (UTC)[reply]

Checkuser Request in Tanukipedia

Some accounts a vandalized Tanukipedia. There are more than 20 accounts whose initial are "!". They could be same user. Can you do checkuser? --TANUKI (talk) 06:43, 5 May 2020 (UTC)[reply]

Can you please unban me from two wikis?

TheChisatoFan and Portrock1566 banned me on Healthy Fandoms & Hatedoms Wiki, and Incredible Wikis And Users Wiki, respectively. As you can see here, their reasons to block me made no sense. I was also banned from editing my talk page, and I was never given a warning on those wikis. Can you please reverse the two blocks, and global lock TheChisatoFan and Portrock1566 instead? General I80 (talk) 17:58, 5 May 2020 (UTC) General I80[reply]

Have you tried appealing first? That would be my first action, if I truly didn't do anything wrong. WickyHoney (talk) 20:13, 5 May 2020 (UTC)[reply]
They Also banned me from editing my talk page General I80 (talk) 21:59, 5 May 2020 (UTC) General I80[reply]
You can message TheChisatoFan on Meta, at User_talk:TheChisatoFan. WickyHoney (talk) 22:20, 5 May 2020 (UTC)[reply]
( non-steward comment) Well from my understanding many of these wikis have common admins/bureaucrats and perhaps they did not appreciate the comment that you made on another wiki. Reception123 (talk) (C) 06:11, 6 May 2020 (UTC)[reply]
He has also shown hostility towards our wikis on other websites like TheTopTens and DeviantArt. He once even called one of our users a "manchild" on his DeviantArt account. Therefore, we also blocked him on multiple other wikis to prevent possible conflicts. As well as his terrible behavior on the wikis themselves like the comment Reception123 has shown. And, if I'm correct, only one case like this is not enough to get globalled. Especially when the user in particular acts like this. Kesner (talk) 15:35, 6 May 2020 (UTC)[reply]
I am not asking to be unbanned on TF&HW, but only the other three. And no, if you check out the link that you provided, I didn’t even say “manchild”. General I80 (talk) 17:14, 6 May 2020 (UTC) General I80[reply]

Permissions translation page in Spanish template miraheze org

Hello, I have tried to translate into Spanish https://template.miraheze.org/wiki/Miraheze_Template_Wiki/es it asks me for permissions to translate, what is the procedure to request permissions? Thanks a lot. --Geryescalier (talk) 20:06, 5 May 2020 (UTC)[reply]

Request for wiki 'elliot' to be exempt from inactivity rules

Hi -- I maintain a personal wiki here titled 'elliot' (https://elliot.miraheze.org/wiki/Main_Page). I use it as sort of a personal wiki where I share my ideas with others. I don't update it super actively though, so I find myself having to re-activate it sometimes. I'm worried that the inactivity rules will allow someone to take control of this wiki if I go 60 days without an edit in the future. Is it possible to make this wiki exempt from the inactivity rules?

Thanks, Elliot

I'm not sure whether this should be granted, however just to note under the current policy wikis that are private may not be adopted by users who did not have access to it prior to the closure. Reception123 (talk) (C) 06:08, 6 May 2020 (UTC)[reply]