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Translations[edit]

Please add "New wiki created" header into translatable message list. --Kaganer (talk) 17:45, 14 May 2012 (UTC)

done. --MF-W {a, b} 18:45, 14 May 2012 (UTC)
Thanks! --Kaganer (talk) 18:50, 14 May 2012 (UTC)

Link to Special:MyLanguage/Help:Manual#Step 4: Localisation[edit]

  1. This section currently named as "Step 5: Localisation"
  2. Maybe needs add anchor to Help:Manual and continue to link to this anchor? Current link is incompatible with using of "Special:MyLanguage"...

--Kaganer (talk) 16:49, 30 May 2012 (UTC)

All steps on Help:Manual already contain number anchors, so I changed it to link to Special:MyLanguage/Help:Manual#5 which should work in any language. SPQRobin (talk) 18:30, 30 May 2012 (UTC)
Thanks! --Kaganer (talk) 16:15, 31 May 2012 (UTC)

"open a bug on Bugzilla (product: Wikimedia Labs; component: wikistats)"[edit]

Really "Wikimedia Labs"? --Kaganer (talk) 16:15, 31 May 2012 (UTC)

New logo tutorial[edit]

Maybe add sugggestion for uploading .svg version of new logo into Commons? And list logo templates for all from supported projects? Proposed text:

Upload a logo called "Wiki.png" on your local wiki (based on File:Wikipedia-logo-v2-en.png for new version of Wikipedia, File:Wikiquote-logo-en.png for Wikiquote, File:Wikibooks-logo-en.png for Wikibooks and File:Wikinews-logo-en.png for Wikinews) and protect that image (or ask someone with sysop access to do so). It must be 135 × 155 pixels and transparent! When you are sure it is correctly done, request at Bugzilla to set your logo.

Other examples of Wikimedia logos may be find in the commons:Category:Wikimedia official logos. Also please upload .SVG-version of your logo into Wikimedia Commons.

--Kaganer (talk) 17:26, 18 November 2012 (UTC)

Thanks for noting that the section needed to be improved. User:Nemo bis has added some more info. --MF-W {a, b} 14:12, 25 November 2012 (UTC)

ULS[edit]

The section explaining how to select one's language preferences should be updated, now that the Universal Language Selector has been enabled. --Yair rand (talk) 10:53, 24 January 2013 (UTC)

I added a sentence. --MF-W {a, b} 13:42, 27 January 2013 (UTC)

Template error: unprefixed[edit]

Why there is an error message when I tried to create a template? Bennylin (talk) 09:12, 19 December 2013 (UTC) Found the answer myself.

Permission error ........> Error: This page is unprefixed.[edit]

hello.Good time and Be happy Please help me! our Laki Wikipedia in test wiki of the Wikimedia Incubator for creating new page give this error!!!!!!!!!!!please hellp me to solve the Permission error ....>Error: This page is unprefixed And we can creat new page and Expanding our laki wikipedia for A large number of language families....thank you so much..... Hosseinblue (talk) 16:39, 12 October 2014 (UTC)

Please see I:PREFIX. Every page needs to have a prefix. In your case, Wp/lki. --MF-W {a, b} 22:21, 13 October 2014 (UTC)

Bugzilla migrated to Phabricator[edit]

This page links to old Bugzilla, despite now we are using Phabricator. If you (and Phabricator :) are capable to change the format in right way to save the parameters, please do. In another case I will simple change the links to phab:. --KuboF (talk) 20:01, 12 January 2016 (UTC)

Adding interwiki links[edit]

FAQ says "For other projects, you can use interwiki links by adding the project code, e.g. [[en:voy:Page]] for Links to the English Wikivoyage, [[fr:wikt:Page]] for Wiktionary, and so on."

But it doesn't work? Instead it links the page to the respective Wikipedia. What would be the solution?

I'm working on Wq/si. Thanks in advance. අනංගයා (talk) 06:57, 24 July 2016 (UTC)

Please add S'gaw Karen language to Translatewiki.net[edit]

Help me add S'gaw Karen language to Translatewiki.net because it wouldn't allow me to request it. S'gaw Karen language information Language code: ksw Language name in English: S'gaw Karen Language name in S'gaw Karen: ကညီကျိာ် — The preceding unsigned comment was added by Jaeminlovetaejoon (discussioncontribs) 03:38, 8 January 2019 (UTC).

@Jaeminlovetaejoon: Did you create an account at translatewiki.net? If so, then you should be able to go to the Support page there to make your request.
Please ask questions like this at the Community Portal in the future; not all that many people watch this page. StevenJ81 (talk) 18:29, 8 January 2019 (UTC)