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Previous discussion was archived at User talk:Jsamwrites/Archive 1 on 2017-04-17.

Njardarlogar (talkcontribs)
Jsamwrites (talkcontribs)

Thanks. Sadly, we cannot merge them. ~~~~

Jura1 (talkcontribs)

Would you check before creating more English verbs?

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Multilingual captions testing is available

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Reminder: Share your feedback in this Wikimedia survey

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Pamputt (talkcontribs)
Jsamwrites (talkcontribs)

Thanks Pamputt for noticing the error. I wonder whether there are some issues with MixNmatch, since the languages that I had created did not show me the existence of any other item pages with the same names. John Samuel 10:51, 26 March 2018 (UTC)

Pamputt (talkcontribs)

Actually in Mix'n'match, there are two differents categories: matched automatically (which worked based on the name of the language) and not matched which means that Mix'n'match does not find any item with exactly the same language name. I did not check but I guess that all the items you created were in the later category. This mean that before creating items, one has to check manually whether an item does not already exist. And in most of the case, an item already exists. Now I am merging one by one almost all items you created. If you want to help me, you are more than welcome :)

Jsamwrites (talkcontribs)

I will also check and merge them. John Samuel 18:06, 28 March 2018 (UTC)

Pamputt (talkcontribs)

I finally managed to merge all items that were doublon. Please check carefully in the future not to recreate a lot of doublon items.

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MisterSynergy (talkcontribs)

Hey Jsamwrites, on my empty item list I find lots of items which have been created by you roughly a week ago with Mix'n'match (Q-ID ranges Q50922xxx and Q50923xxx). Are you aware of them, and can you please make sure that they either get repaired or deleted? Thanks and regards!

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Pintoch (talkcontribs)

Hi! I have noticed you created some new university items. I have merged some of them with existing items. Could you please double-check the others? It would be great if you could either merge them with their namesakes, or add more statements and descriptions on your new items so that we can distinguish them from the others. The list of newly-created university items can be found here: Wikidata:WikiProject Universities/New items

Thanks! − Pintoch (talk) 11:10, 2 April 2018 (UTC)

Jsamwrites (talkcontribs)
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First structured licensing conversation on Commons

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The first conversation about structured copyright and licensing for Structured Data on Commons has been posted, please come by and participate. The discussion will be open through the end of the month (March). Thank you. -- Keegan (WMF) (talk) 17:26, 16 March 2018 (UTC)
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Structured Data feedback - What gets stored where (Ontology)

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Structured Commons - Design feedback request: Multilingual Captions

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Hello! You are receiving this message because you signed up for the the community focus group for Structured Data on Wikimedia Commons.

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