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Help! Help! Help! Gujarati Wikipedia ProjectEdit

Sir, please help! some administrators of Gujarati Wikipedia project are doing injustice to me. Together with their friends they are behaving biased with common editors. They have blocked me for 1 month without any reason. To keep the Wikipedia unprejudiced and clean we need immediate help from you everyone. Please Help us for the name of God.

Take some strong actions against Gujarati Wikipedia admins.

  1. ThankYouWiki —The preceding unsigned comment was added by Hardhrol (talk)
Please provide links to the conduct that you object to. Finell (talk) 20:03, 13 September 2022 (UTC)

My Wikipedia User account globally unlock request.Edit

Dear Wikipedia Help Team,

I'm Md Nahid Islam, ( Wikipedia User Name Md Nahid Islam Neha) Bangladeshi citizens living Qatar. I had a 2 year old Wikipedia account. The account has been globally locked without my knowledge or due to my mistake. I'm sorry for my mistake. I promise, next time I will be a contributor to all the rules and regulations of Wikipedia. My Wikipedia User account globally unlock request.

Requesting unlock my Wikipedia user account worldwide.

Regrades Md Nahid Islam

Please provide links to the "mistake" that caused you to be blocked. Finell (talk) 20:06, 13 September 2022 (UTC)

Help, global blockEdit

Hi, please help, I have tried to edit Wikipedia from this IP (this IP belongs to a internet cafe/institution), only to find out that it is not only blocked on Wikipedia, but also globally blocked on all Wikimedia projects. Can anyone please provide assistance? This IP is shared by many people, as it is an internet cafe/institution, and someone else has either made disruptive edits and/or has disrupted the peace. This is very urgent so if anyone can help resolve this as soon as possible, that would be greatly appreciated. 04:09, 27 May 2022 (UTC)

Please use Wikimedia Foundation Unblock Ticket System. Email them your situation. EstrellaSuecia (talk) 16:36, 17 September 2022 (UTC)

Diff blog: LanguageEdit

I subscribe to the Diff blog. How can I subscribe only to the English language version of the Diff blog? Finell (talk) 19:52, 13 September 2022 (UTC)

I don't fully understand what you mean? Language settings are in Preferences, top right corner besides your username. EstrellaSuecia (talk) 16:32, 17 September 2022 (UTC)

My userpageEdit

Hello, I want to add a text to my global userpage but when I want to save the page I get this error- what can I do about it? This action has been automatically identified as harmful, and therefore disallowed. If you believe your action was constructive, please inform an administrator of what you were trying to do. A brief description of the abuse rule which your action matched is: Antivandalism (local) 'N Tüdelmors (talk) 15:52, 17 September 2022 (UTC)

Did you use any words that can be considered offensive in any common language? Or blacklisted links to commercial websites? Otherwise I have no idea about this. EstrellaSuecia (talk) 16:31, 17 September 2022 (UTC)
No offensive language (except it was written in German language haha), no links. The problem may be that the text is too long? It has 1092 words, 6952 characters including spaces.--'N Tüdelmors (talk) 18:02, 17 September 2022 (UTC)

Reference to an article contains a trojan virus. Other references are no longer viable. The link to the article: BEWARE. Bluejay99 (talk) 17:45, 21 October 2022 (UTC)


I don’t think this project is altogether comprehensible but the creator keeps debating that assessment and re-opening it after I close it as invalid. Does anyone else have an opinion on this? Dronebogus (talk) 00:30, 3 November 2022 (UTC)