Alternative History

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 softwareYes234,834 changes
sourceeditsourceeditNo longer in useNo104,195 changes
apieditapieditNo longer in useNo77,620 changes
rte-wysiwygrte-wysiwygNo longer in useNo70,502 changes
visualeditor-wikitextSource editEdit made using the source mode of the visual editorDefined by the softwareYes68,464 changes
rte-sourcerte-sourceNo longer in useNo38,697 changes
categoryselectcategoryselectNo longer in useNo26,166 changes
mobileeditmobileeditNo longer in useNo5,444 changes
mobile editMobile editEdit made from mobile (web or app)Defined by the softwareYes5,075 changes
mobile web editMobile web editEdit made from mobile web siteDefined by the softwareYes5,046 changes
mw-new-redirectNew redirectEdits that create a new redirect or change a page to a redirectDefined by the softwareYes4,175 changes
rollbackrollbackNo longer in useNo1,758 changes
mw-undoUndoEdits that undo previous edits using the undo linkDefined by the softwareYes952 changes
mw-rollbackRollbackEdits that roll back previous edits using the rollback linkDefined by the softwareYes596 changes
mw-replaceReplacedEdits that remove more than 90% of the content of a pageDefined by the softwareYes563 changes
mw-removed-redirectRemoved redirectEdits that change an existing redirect to a non-redirectDefined by the softwareYes467 changes
mw-blankBlankingEdits that blank a pageDefined by the softwareYes425 changes
gallerygalleryNo longer in useNo416 changes
mw-changed-redirect-targetRedirect target changedEdits that change the target of a redirectDefined by the softwareYes389 changes
mw-revertedRevertedEdits that were later reverted by a different editDefined by the softwareYes257 changes
torMade through TorIf this tag is set, an edit was made from a Tor exit node.No longer in useNo257 changes
mobile-editMobile editEdit made from mobile (web or app)No longer in useNo247 changes
disambiguator-link-addedDisambiguation linksEdits that add links to disambiguation pagesDefined by the softwareYes132 changes
mw-manual-revertManual revertEdits that manually restore the page to an exact previous stateDefined by the softwareYes108 changes
visualeditor-needcheckVisual edit: CheckEdit made using the visual editor where the system detected the wikitext possibly having unintended changes.Defined by the softwareYes86 changes
visualeditor-switchedVisual edit: SwitchedUser started to edit using the visual editor, then changed to the wikitext editor.Defined by the softwareYes48 changes
mw-contentmodelchangecontent model changeEdits that change the content model of a pageDefined by the softwareYes4 changes
2021081900555420210819005554No longer in useNo1 change
2021082009553420210820095534No longer in useNo1 change
2021082002004920210820020049No longer in useNo1 change
2021081901151120210819011511No longer in useNo1 change
2021081901144220210819011442No longer in useNo1 change
2021062807544820210628075448No longer in useNo1 change
2021081720290020210817202900No longer in useNo1 change
2021081719213520210817192135No longer in useNo1 change
2021081718510220210817185102No longer in useNo1 change
2021081708580420210817085804No longer in useNo1 change
2021081708505620210817085056No longer in useNo1 change
2021081705403520210817054035No longer in useNo1 change
2021081705393120210817053931No longer in useNo1 change
mw-server-side-uploadServer-side uploadMedia files that were uploaded via a maintenance scriptDefined by the softwareYes0 changes
mw-add-media(hidden)Edits that add mediaDefined by the softwareNo0 changes
mw-remove-media(hidden)Edits that remove mediaDefined by the softwareNo0 changes
advanced mobile editAdvanced mobile editEdit made by user with Advanced modeDefined by the softwareYes0 changes
maps-visual-editVisual map editEdit made with the visual editor provided by the Maps extensionDefined by the softwareYes0 changes