Talk:Requests for reopening wikis

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Hey mirahezians,
It seems the "request for adoption" button isn't working--it won't allow me to edit the page.
--Maddoxofthestars (talk) 19:19, 16 January 2022 (UTC)[reply]

Hi there mirahezians,

I can't really seem to get the request for adoption button working and instead get redirected towards the source of the page (See Picture).

Thanks y'all

Superjig (talk) 22:08, 16 November 2020 (UTC)[reply]

Per Discord, This has been fixed. ~ RhinosF1 - (chat)· acc· c - (     online) 22:18, 16 November 2020 (UTC)[reply]

Can you adopt a wiki that's not closed?[edit source]

I want to adopt the Terrible Niche Audience Shows Wiki so I can make some adjustments. Things like the video and comments don't work because the settings aren't enabled. SpongeBobFan99 (talk) 23:13, 25 February 2021 (UTC)[reply]

SpongeBobFan99 No, unfortunately, only closed wikis can be adopted. You can, however, request a Steward to perform certain (usually minor) changes if there are no active bureaucrats. Generally, though, what you can do is instead hold a local election, following these guidelines, and request a Steward assess your election when your election concludes (usually after a week or so). Hope that helps. Dmehus (talk) 23:16, 25 February 2021 (UTC)[reply]