Tags

This page lists the tags that the software may mark an edit with, and their meaning.

Tag nameAppearance on change listsFull description of meaningSourceActive?Tagged changes
visualeditorVisual editEdit made using the visual editorDefined by the softwareYes328 changes
discussiontools(hidden)Edit made using DiscussionToolsDefined by the softwareYes179 changes
visualeditor-wikitext2017 source editEdit made using the 2017 wikitext editorDefined by the softwareYes150 changes
discussiontools-replyReplyUser replied to a comment with DiscussionToolsDefined by the softwareYes146 changes
discussiontools-source(hidden)DiscussionTools was in source modeDefined by the softwareYes96 changes
discussiontools-visual(hidden)DiscussionTools was in visual modeDefined by the softwareYes83 changes
wikieditor(hidden)Edit made using WikiEditor (2010 wikitext editor)Defined by the softwareYes50 changes
visualeditor-switchedVisual edit: SwitchedUser started to edit using the visual editor, then changed to the wikitext editor.Defined by the softwareYes41 changes
mw-revertedRevertedEdits that were later reverted by a different editDefined by the softwareYes39 changes
mobile web editMobile web editEdit made from mobile websiteDefined by the softwareYes34 changes
mobile editMobile editEdit made from mobile (web or app)Defined by the softwareYes34 changes
discussiontools-newtopicNew topicUser added a new topic to the page with DiscussionToolsDefined by the softwareYes33 changes
mw-new-redirectNew redirectEdits that create a new redirect or change a page to a redirectDefined by the softwareYes28 changes
discussiontools-added-comment(hidden)A talk page comment was added in this editDefined by the softwareYes26 changes
mw-replaceReplacedEdits that remove more than 90% of the content of a pageDefined by the softwareYes17 changes
mw-manual-revertManual revertEdits that manually restore the page to an exact previous stateDefined by the softwareYes16 changes
mw-rollbackRollbackEdits that roll back previous edits using the rollback linkDefined by the softwareYes14 changes
discussiontools-source-enhanced(hidden)DiscussionTools was in enhanced source mode with the toolbarDefined by the softwareYes12 changes
massmessage-deliveryMassMessage deliveryMessage delivery using Extension:MassMessageDefined by the softwareYes11 changes
mw-undoUndoEdits that undo previous edits using the undo linkDefined by the softwareYes9 changes
wikilovewikiloveEdit made using the WikiLove toolDefined by the softwareYes8 changes
mw-blankBlankingEdits that blank a pageDefined by the softwareYes8 changes
advanced mobile editAdvanced mobile editEdit made by user with Advanced modeDefined by the softwareYes8 changes
mw-removed-redirectRemoved redirectEdits that change an existing redirect to a non-redirectDefined by the softwareYes4 changes
mw-contentmodelchangecontent model changeEdits that change the content model of a pageDefined by the softwareYes1 change
torMade through TorIf this tag is set, an edit was made from a Tor exit node.No longer in useNo1 change
mw-changed-redirect-targetRedirect target changedEdits that change the target of a redirectDefined by the softwareYes1 change
VandalismVandalismApplied manually by users and botsYes0 changes
mw-server-side-uploadServer-side uploadMedia files that were uploaded via a maintenance scriptDefined by the softwareYes0 changes
Huge vandalismHuge vandalismDefined by the softwareYes0 changes
LTALTADefined by the softwareNo0 changes
Creation of subaccounts by a newly registered userCreation of subaccounts by a newly registered userDefined by the softwareYes0 changes
abusefilter-condition-limitcondition limit reachedEdits or other events that couldn't be checked by all active abuse filters (help).Defined by the softwareYes0 changes
centralnoticeCentral NoticeEdit created via the CentralNotice Admin UIDefined by the softwareYes0 changes
centralnotice translationCentral Notice TranslationEdit of CentralNotice content created via the Translate extensionDefined by the softwareYes0 changes
editcheck-references(hidden)EditCheck thinks a reference might have been neededDefined by the softwareYes0 changes
editcheck-references-activatedEdit Check (references) activatedEditCheck thinks a reference might have been needed, and the UI was shownDefined by the softwareYes0 changes
editcheck-newcontent(hidden)EditCheck thinks new content was added to the pageDefined by the softwareYes0 changes
editcheck-newreference(hidden)A reference was added to the pageDefined by the softwareYes0 changes
editcheck-reference-decline-common-knowledgeEdit Check (references) declined (common knowledge)EditCheck reference was declined as common knowledgeDefined by the softwareYes0 changes
editcheck-reference-decline-irrelevantEdit Check (references) declined (irrelevant)EditCheck reference was declined as irrelevantDefined by the softwareYes0 changes
editcheck-reference-decline-uncertainEdit Check (references) declined (uncertain)EditCheck reference was declined as being uncertainDefined by the softwareYes0 changes
editcheck-reference-decline-otherEdit Check (references) declined (other)EditCheck reference was declined for an unlisted reasonDefined by the softwareYes0 changes
visualeditor-needcheckVisual edit: CheckEdit made using the visual editor where the system detected the wikitext possibly having unintended changes.Defined by the softwareYes0 changes
discussiontools-editEdited commentUser edited an existing comment with DiscussionToolsDefined by the softwareYes0 changes