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Image:Lotus77.jpg[edit]

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There seems to be a problem regarding the description and/or licensing of this particular file. It has been found that you've added in the image's description only a Template that's not a license and although it provides useful informations about the image, it's not a valid license. Could you please resolve this problem, adding the license in the image linked above? You can edit the description page and change the text. Uploading a new version of the file does not change the description of the file. This page may give you more hints on which license to choose. Thank you.

This message was added automatically by Filbot, if you need some help about it, ask its master (Filnik) or go to the Commons:Help desk. --Filnik 11:31, 22 June 2008 (UTC)

Hi GTHO! Thanks for trying to get this file under a better name. Unfortunately your new upload did not preserve the original upload log nor the copyright license. I've made a request (using {{rename}}) to have the image:Lotus79.jpg properly renamed. Until this request is processed we'll keep the file under the misleading name Lotus79, I trust you don't mind me replacing and deleting your duplicate upload. Regards, Finn Rindahl (talk) 16:14, 22 June 2008 (UTC)

Malalla pics[edit]

Thanks, it's good to see some of my images being put to good use. I have many others from the 2006 CAMS nationals at Malalla if you would like to use them. The ones I put up weren't the best as I am wary of people who own and drive these vehicles not wanting them posted due to copyright, so I chose the pics that didn't identify them too well. I could probably fill the grid with good images of each vehicle of each race category if the drivers are happy to see the vehicles on Wiki. Fairv8 (talk) 08:55, 31 October 2010 (UTC)

Tip: Categorizing images[edit]

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Hello, GTHO!

Tip: Add categories to your images

Thanks a lot for contributing to the Wikimedia Commons! Here's a tip to make your uploads more useful: Why not add some categories to describe them? This will help more people to find and use them.

Here's how:

1) If you're using the UploadWizard, you can add categories to each file when you describe it. Just click "more options" for the file and add the categories which make sense:

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2) You can also pick the file from your list of uploads, edit the file description page, and manually add the category code at the end of the page.

[[Category:Category name]]

For example, if you are uploading a diagram showing the orbits of comets, you add the following code:

[[Category:Astronomical diagrams]]
[[Category:Comets]]

This will make the diagram show up in the categories "Astronomical diagrams" and "Comets".

When picking categories, try to choose a specific category ("Astronomical diagrams") over a generic one ("Illustrations"). Pro-tip: The CommonSense tool can help you find the best category for your image.

Thanks again for your uploads! More information about categorization can be found in Commons:Categories, and don't hesitate to leave a note on the help desk.

CategorizationBot (talk) 13:14, 5 June 2011 (UTC)

Brabham BT42 > Brabham BT44[edit]

I see that you have requested many moves that shift pictures of Manfredo di Rossi's Brabham BT42 to BT44 filenames, without actually contacting any of the authors (which includes me). Why? This car is a BT42. That it is currently wearing some aspects of a BT44's bodywork is neither here nor there, the car is a BT42. What's you logic behind the misleading file names and category inclusions? Pyrope (talk) 22:42, 29 November 2012 (UTC)

I agree that an image of a BT42 with BT44 bodywork should be named and classified as a BT42 and would not have made the changes if I had understood that this applied to the images in question. The changes were made in good faith on the asumption that it was BT44 and I apologise for not doing my homework first. May I suggest that reference to the BT44 bodywork be added to the descriptions of these images to prevent the same thing happening for the same reason in the future. GTHO (talk) 09:17, 30 November 2012 (UTC)

File:Steve McQueen racing is life.JPG[edit]

Commons-emblem-issue.svg File:Steve McQueen racing is life.JPG has been listed at Commons:Deletion requests so that the community can discuss whether it should be kept or not. We would appreciate it if you could go to voice your opinion about this at its entry.

If you created this file, please note that the fact that it has been proposed for deletion does not necessarily mean that we do not value your kind contribution. It simply means that one person believes that there is some specific problem with it, such as a copyright issue.
Please remember to respond to and – if appropriate – contradict the arguments supporting deletion. Arguments which focus on the nominator will not affect the result of the nomination. Thank you!


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-- Trevj (talk) 08:52, 3 October 2013 (UTC)

Message tied up in Ribbon.jpg Hello, GTHO. You have new messages at Commons:Deletion requests/File:Steve McQueen racing is life.JPG.
You may remove this notice at any time by removing the {{Talkback}} or {{Tb}} template.

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-- Trevj (talk) 15:33, 9 October 2013 (UTC)

renames[edit]

With a rename like was requested for File:Ford Popular at Brede Waterworks (1).jpg, there should be an evidence-base presented to demonstrate that the rename is more than opinion. Alternatively, discuss this with the uploader and reach a consensus.  — billinghurst sDrewth 05:17, 20 October 2013 (UTC)

Message tied up in Ribbon.jpg Hello, GTHO. You have new messages at billinghurst's talk page.
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